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Beshear: Kentucky investing $89 million to expand internet access | News

Beshear: Kentucky investing $89 million to expand internet access |  News

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — Kentucky is investing $89 million to give internet to underserved areas, including Louisville and surrounding counties. Money from the American Rescue Plan will fund the project approved by state lawmakers. The state is giving grants to 12 internet providers or local governments in 36 counties. The recipients must match the grant …

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Akamai Launches First NFT Artw

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Multidisciplinary artist R. Luke DuBois shapes trillions of bytes of Akamai data into “Portrait of Life Online” available for auction on May 11, 2022 CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Akamai Technologies, Inc.. (NASDAQ: AKAM), the cloud company that powers and protects life online, today unveiled the first Non-Fungible Token (NFT) artwork dynamically designed …

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‘Better Internet’ Program Will Benefit PRECC, HES, energynet

'Better Internet' Program Will Benefit PRECC, HES, energynet

In a partnership between Hopkinsville Electric Systems and Pennyrile Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation, energynet is getting a considerable boost — courtesy of funds from the Kentucky Infrastructure Authority. The local fiber Internet service is already in hundreds of homes across Christian, Todd and Trigg counties, but this funding will further support the continued investment made …

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Which states have the fastest/slowest internet connections?

Which states have the fastest/slowest internet connections?

It’s hard to think about the dial up internet days, with their noisy connections, lack of reliability and worst of all, glacially slow speeds. People need fast, reliable connections for work, gaming and streaming TV and movies. At one time or another, most of us have wondered if we really do have decent internet speeds. …

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Surprise! The internet of things does not necessarily include the internet

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When the now-familiar concept of the Internet of Things (IoT) was new, what we really were envisioning a massive deployment of “things”, mostly sensors, connected directly to the internet and, like the internet, available to many companies to form the basis for new applications. Neither the business model nor the privacy/security issues of that approach …

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Internet project starts this week: Project includes building a tower, hard wiring fiber to 88 houses in Ruby Estates | News

Internet project starts this week: Project includes building a tower, hard wiring fiber to 88 houses in Ruby Estates |  News

One portion of a $32 million project will begin construction this week as approved at the Rogers County Commissioners regular meeting Monday Atlas Broadband was awarded a $139K contract to build a tower and hardwire fiber lines to 88 houses in the Ruby Estates neighborhood in Inola. Rogers County District I Commissioner Dan DeLozier said …

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$203 Million investment brings high-speed internet to more than 34,000 Kentucky households, businesses

$203 Million investment brings high-speed internet to more than 34,000 Kentucky households, businesses

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WBKO) – As part of his Better Kentucky Plan, Gov. Andy Beshear Monday announced a historic investment of over $203 million to expand reliable and affordable high-speed internet to more than 34,000 Kentucky families and businesses including parts of Edmonson and Warren County. South Central Telecom received a grant for $1,885,000. The overall …

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Internet Rages After Woman Not Invited to Husband’s 50th Birthday Party

Woman Not Invited to Husband’s Birthday Party

Mumsnet users are supporting a woman who wasn’t invited to her own husband’s 50th birthday party. Sharing her story with shocked users on the platform’s Talk forum, Jellybaby282820 explained that her husband’s work decided to throw him a surprise party for his birthday—but she wasn’t allowed to come. She wrote: “I had a text from …

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