Daily Yonder

New Use of Wireless Holds Promise for Rural Broadband

[Commentary] For years, we’ve heard “fiber is the future.” Now some innovators, including Google, say fixed wireless could play a bigger role in getting high-speed access to rural America.

Community Anchor Institutions: Broadband to the People

[Commentary] In thinly-populated rural and tribal areas, community anchor institutions (CAIs) can be vitally important to connecting residents to the rest of the world.

Broadband Access: We're All in the Middle of Somewhere

[Commentary] Fast Internet access is the critical element in building healthier rural economies that create opportunity and improve quality of life. Here are some ways to get your community focused on the need for speed:

Internet Access -- An Incomplete Promise

[Commentary] The US has failed to deliver on universal high-speed, wired Internet service.