Pillaging mobile broadband service gold, they are! Last night I met someone at the Engineering Dinner at Bangor University who put a different slant on the Digital Divide. Stephen Yates lives on a small-holding just outside Holyhead on the Anglesey coast. Although only a three mile walk from his nearest pub in Holyhead he can’t […]
Had a day or two to play with the wave. Some of my Facebook friends have already commented that it is no good without others to communicate with. At this time I have two friends in my wave contacts list :Luc from Google who invited me and Cyberdoyle. This fits into the category of sad […]
Digita Britain’s digital divide also exists in the USA. Regsister article dicsusses here. I need add no more.
Click twice on the word tref below to hear an interview with Rod Whiting on the BBC Radio Lincolnshire breakfast show on the subject of rural broadband and the Digital Divide. Rod broadcast his breakfast show from different towns around the county last week and was surprised to find out how difficult it was to […]
Two funding streams have been identified for the 2Mbps Universal Service Obligation and the longer term Next Generation Access broadband. The 50 pence per analogue line will raise about £180m a year and the diversion of funds from the unused digital TV switchover fund will account for £200m. I guess my point is that in last year’s Caio […]