Updates

Report Finds Big Telecom Spends $320,000 on Lobbying Every Day

A new study argues crappy U.S. broadband is an active policy choice—and a direct result of pathetically weak U.S. lobbying and corporate finance laws. Over the last few years big…
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Expanding Options for Fast and Reliable Internet

Even before the pandemic, it was clear the internet was integral to many aspects of our lives; since the pandemic, access to the internet has become essential. Although our region…
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Financial Study Needed For Future Falmouth Fiber Optic Network

CARRIE GENTILE Jun 4th, 2021 The next step in establishing fast, reliable and affordable internet access in Falmouth is to conduct an engineering and design study, according to FalmouthNet, the…
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Falmouth Public Library, Fiber Optic Network Review: Press Release

Fiber Optic Network Review at Falmouth Public Library Falmouth, Massachusetts, Wednesday, March 31, 2021For Immediate Release A feasibility study of a fiber optic community network for Falmouth will be reviewed…
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Network Study Available!

The network feasibility study commissioned by the EDIC and performed by CCG has been finalized. It concludes that it is feasible to build and operate a community-based network in Falmouth.…
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Phone survey shows strong support for a community network

The recently completed survey of Falmouth residents shows strong support for a community based network. In professional study conducted by CCG Consultants, 70% said they wanted better Internet service and…
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Time to Act!

(The following is a letter to the editor published in the Falmouth Enterprise on Feb. 14) The Falmouth community could enter an internet competition, and the results of a new…
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Survey Shows Community Fiber Optic Network Fits Falmouth

By BRAD COLE Feb 14, 2020 A survey of 378 Falmouth residents suggests Falmouth is well-suited for an alternative broadband provider, such as one through a community fiber optic network.…
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Falmouth group seeks to launch locally run, fiber-optic network

By Jessica Hill / jhill@capecodonline.com Posted Feb 12, 2020 at 7:08 PM Updated Feb 13, 2020 at 6:29 AM FALMOUTH — In a survey of 378 Falmouth residents, 70% said they want better internet service, and 92% said they want…
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A new competitive network option for Falmouth Businesses

OpenCape is now offering network services designed for small businesses. In coordination with the Falmouth EDIC and the Chamber of Commerce, OpenCape has designed a new Gigabit, fiber optic based,…
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