Will Obama administration usher in universal broadband access?

Will Obama administration usher in universal broadband access?

Summary: ZDNet correspondent Sumi Das talks to Senior Editor Sam Diaz about President-elect Barack Obama's response to the Information Technology & Innovation Foundation's new report which ranks the U.S. 15th in the world in broadband adoption, below South Korea, Australia, and Norway, to name a few. Diaz discusses why access is essential and the challenges of wiring a country in the midst of an economic crisis.

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Topics: Broadband, Networking, Telcos

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  • so what's next?

    is the obama-the-lame going to make all your dreasm come true?

    are you that void of drive that you need to look to an empty-suited traitor for something?

    a man that is a proven liar?
    are you that far gone into nothingness???
    are you that out of touch with reality that goverment is your only hope??

    wargammer2005
    • re: so what's next?

      Quick, somebody, I think we need a rabies shot, STAT!
      mikekayb
  • RE: Will Obama administration usher in universal broadband access?

    Are you kidding? There's people out there who can't afford health insurance, and he's going to spend money on broadband access?
    mikekayb
  • RE: Will Obama administration usher in universal broadband access?

    Oh GOD I hope not. The last thing we need is the government in control of that too! They already have WAY TOO much control!
    jbaviera@...