All posts tagged broadband

USDA opens cycle for rural broadband build-out grants
April 21, 2016, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced this week it is soliciting applications for grants to establish broadband i ...

FCC expands subsidy program to cover broadband
April 1, 2016, No Comments

In a 3-2 vote, the Federal Communications Commission on Thursday decided to expand its Lifeline Universal Service Progra ...

Telecom Board, FCC join to advance broadband services
March 1, 2016, No Comments

The heads of the Puerto Rico Telecommunications Regulatory Board and the Federal Communications Commission met last week ...

USDA opens cycle for broadband build-out loans
August 3, 2015, No Comments

The USDA announced the availability of loans to build broadband in rural areas, along with changes to the program requir ...

TRB, telecom providers collaborating on sector metrics
May 14, 2015, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Telecommunications Regulatory Board has set the ball rolling on an initiative to gather data from the is ...

Claro deploys broadband service in Guayama
April 21, 2015, No Comments

Telecommunications provider Claro announced Monday that some 592 residents of the Jobos, Palmas and Pueblito del Carmen ...

Critical Hub hooks up with Florida Internet Exchange
April 10, 2015, No Comments

Critical Hub Networks announced Thursday that the Puerto Rico Bridge Initiative has interconnected with the Florida Inte ...

Claro extends broadband to 8 new sectors in Yauco
March 10, 2015, No Comments

Telecommunications company Claro announced Monday it has extended broadband services to eight sectors in the town of Yau ...

‘Net neutrality’s’ effect uncertain on P.R.’s telecom sector
March 2, 2015, No Comments

The effects of the recently approved “net neutrality” will have on Puerto Rico’s telecommunications industry are s ...

Critical Hub extends Optico Fiber broadband service
February 25, 2015, No Comments

Broadband service provider Critical Hub announced Tuesday it has opened more than 25 Optico Fiber “fiberhoods” in th ...