Originally published: August 2, 2012
Last updated: August 2, 2012 - 5:53pm
[Commentary] Community-owned broadband gets a significant boost with the Google fiber announcement, even though Kansas City doesn’t own the network. The trick is understanding which Google tactics can be replicated by community projects and how to use gigabit envy to get municipal networks built.
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