Submitted: August 23, 2016 - 4:12pm
Last updated: August 23, 2016 - 4:13pm
Comcast, 1500 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19102-2148, United States
When Comcast brought its gigabit download cable service to Chicago (IL) recently, there was plenty of confusion about the price. Comcast initially said it would cost $140 a month, even though a $70 monthly price is available in other cities where Comcast has to compete against Google Fiber.
Submitted: August 23, 2016 - 3:11pm
Last updated: August 23, 2016 - 3:12pm
Federal Communications Commission (FCC), 445 12th Street SW, Washington, DC, 20554, United States
An Federal Communications Commission order denies petitions from three entities that were provisionally awarded funding in the FCC Rural Broadband Experiment program because the awardees were unable to obtain satisfactory letters of credit — a decision that does not bode well for other provisional awardees that have experienced difficulties obtaining letters of credit meeting the FCC’s strict requirements.