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WNC Broadband Summit

Community engagement to advocate for improved broadband can come from many perspectives. UNC Asheville student Julia shares insights.

What are the industries affected by broadband in Western North Carolina? There are many industries that can see better growth with better broadband.

Better Broadband

Better broadband can be defined as:

  • Affordable broadband
  • Dependable availability
  • Fast speeds with low latency

While planning a Facebook Live video recording at the local farmers market, we first ran a speed test and learned that due to upload speeds below 1 Mbps; a live recording could likely lead dropped video or broken audio. Thus we recorded the video an uploaded it to the YouTube link below.

UNCA Mass Communication Student Julia Murphy

WNC Broadband Leadership Summit


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