BROADBAND

'The FCC’s New Broadband Data Collection is About to Launch" :: KH Beyond Telecom Law Blog

"Now is a Good Time for a Regulatory Compliance Checkup" :: KH Beyond Telecom Law Blog American Association of Public Broadband launches :: AAPB :: Institute for Local Self-Reliance :: Telecompetitor

"Ask me anything" interview with Jim Baller :: Broadband.Money

Pennsylvania:  "Editorial: Scrap state law restricting broadband options" -- "The law has no purpose aside from protecting Verizon, Comcast and other conglomerates from competition and the public benefits that derive from it." :: Pittsburgh Post Gazette

City Utilities of Springfield (MO) more than halfway done with citywide fiber network; "Lumen Technologies ... is set to serve as anchor tenant on the network and will deliver symmetric gigabit internet to Springfield’s 180,000 residents and businesses." :: FierceTelecom

Michigan:  Tom Thumb Electric Cooperative establishes TEC Fiber subsidiary, acquires local ISP :: Institute for Local Self-Reliance

"L.A. County Seeks Bids to Bring High-Speed Internet to Poor Black, Latino Areas"; qualifications due May 13 :: Capital and Main

"Colorado Springs Utilities says leasing capacity would pay for proposed fiber-optic network" :: The Gazette

"Buffalo broadband report calls for a champion, a new committee" :: WGRZ

"The city of Dallas is partnering with Dallas [Independent School District] to provide funds to look at a potential expansion of internet access within the area."; up to $250k authorized from ARPA funds for consultant study :: Impact

"[T]he high cost to Texans of rejecting federal [broadband] funds" :: San Antonio Report

Update on Ting Internet in Alexandria, VA :: FierceTelecom "How Can Universities Help Close the Digital Divide?" :: Government Technology

"US Ignite Unveils Federal Funding Opportunity Tool for Communities" :: US Ignite

"BEAD and RDOF will both fund unserved areas - what happens next?" :: Mike's Newsletter

"Get Ready for Middle-Mile Grants" :: POTs and PANs A map of state broadband mapping efforts :: Institute for Local Self-Reliance

"Lobbying for Grants" -- "[W]ho should be lobbied – the NTIA, state legislators, or individual communities? From what I’m seeing, the answer seems to be all of the above" :: POTs and PANs "Broadband Financials:  A Practical Primer" :: Quadra Partners

"Estimating Broadband Customers" :: POTs and PANs

FCC pole attachment matter Further Notice - comments due June 27 :: FCC

FCC proposes $100,000 fine against LTD for engaging in prohibited communications with Cox during RDOF quiet period :: FCC :: Telecompetitor

"FTC Takes Action Against Frontier for Lying about Internet Speeds and Ripping Off Customers Who Paid High-Speed Prices for Slow Service" :: Federal Trade Commission :: Telecompetitor

"AT&T Internet raises prices $3 per month" :: FierceTelecom

"ISPs Drop Challenge to California Net Neutrality Law" :: NextTV :: Light Reading

WIRELESS

"Let's Keep Driving Forward on Connected Cars & Next-Gen Wi-Fi" :: RealClearPolicy

"FCC Grants All Licenses Won in the Valuable 3.45 GHz Mid-Band Spectrum Auction" :: Telecompetitor

"FCC’s Multi-Dwelling Decision Could Hamper Smart Wi-Fi Technology, Developer Says" :: Broadband Breakfast

"Wi-Fi 7 home mesh routers aim to hit 33Gbps" :: Ars Technica

VIDEO

"Sling TV Loses Over 230K Subscribers in Q1 Amid $5 Price Hike" :: NextTV