Items tagged "WiFi"
Measuring Broadband Traffic in a Time of CrisisMarch 30, 2020 Broadband Access , Communications & Pandemic Series , Congress , Connectivity , FCC , FCC Data , Interconnection , Last Mile , Network Congestion , Network Speeds , WiFi , Wifi Access
This blog post is part of a series on communications policies Public Knowledge recommends in response to the pandemic. You can read more of our proposals here and view the full series here. As social distancing becomes the new normal across the globe, demands on broadband networks have grown larger, and those demands have begun to strain the […]Read More
Public Knowledge Celebrates World Wi-Fi DayJune 20, 2017 DSRC , Spectrum Reform , Spectrum Sharing , Unlicensed Spectrum , WiFi
Today Public Knowledge celebrates the first World Wi-Fi Day and the pioneering spectrum management policies that make this technology possible. World Wi-Fi Day is an international initiative organized by the Wireless Broadband Alliance under the leadership of the Connected City Advisory Board to help bridge the digital divide by using Wi-Fi technology to connect the unconnected. The day serves as a reminder that an estimated four billion people worldwide currently don’t have access to the internet and the benefits that connectivity can provide. These include not only economic benefits but the educational, employment, and social opportunities that connection can bring to individuals around the world.Read More