Drew Clark – Telecom Attorney, The CommLaw Group. Editor and Publisher, Broadband Breakfast
Broadband Breakfast has provided continuous text and video content in 2020 on the topic of broadband in America.
As we approach the end of the year, it is good to revisit broadband stories of 2020.
Drew’s ‘top 10’ Broadband Topics
10 – The fall of China, ZTE and Huawei broadband manufacturers
9 – Spectrum sharing, new technologies are enabling radio frequencies to be used in new and more innovative ways
8 – Open access networks, new fiber networks
7 – Traditional telephone network future
6 – Broadband is infrastructure that needs valid maps
5 – Reverse-auctions and rural broadband / RDOF – Rural Digital Opportunity Fund
4 – Big tech lawsuits, consumer & innovation balance
3 – COVID Teleworking / Working and Learning
2 – Digital Inequality
1 – Federal Government & infrastructure investments
In Western North Carolina, state and federal broadband topics will continue to drive how and when broadband improvements will be made.
Clark, D. (2020, December 30). Drew Clark: The Top 10 Broadband Stories of 2020, and What They Mean for 2021. Broadbandbreakfast.com. http://broadbandbreakfast.com/2020/12/drew-clark-the-top-10-broadband-stories-of-2020-and-what-they-mean-for-2021/