David Talbot on the Battle Over Community Broadband – POSTPONED

  David Talbot on the Battle Over Community Broadband LISTEN LIVE ON WEBMASTERRADIO.FM Since our first season, with the emergence of the Gig City in Chattanooga, CLBR has been following municipal broadband and large ISP efforts to prohibit municipalities from offering broadband services to prevent competition.  (See CLBR #149: The Battle Over Muni Broadband and Community… Read More David Talbot on the Battle Over Community Broadband – POSTPONED

CLBR #257: David Sandel and the State of the Gigabit Nation

  David Sandel and the State of the Gigabit Nation DAVID SANDEL returns to discuss the State of the Gigabit Nation. In the beginning (well actually 2010), there was Chattanooga: [U]pgrading the broadband network in Chattanooga, Tenn., to world-leading gigabit speeds has transformed the community from a “slowing declining and deflating urban balloon” to the… Read More CLBR #257: David Sandel and the State of the Gigabit Nation

CLBR #206: A Tale of Two Cities – Detroit and Los Angeles

CLBR #206: A Tale of Two Cities – Detroit and Los Angeles Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist David Maraniss talks about his latest book, Once in a Great City: A Detroit Story which captures the Motor City at its zenith in 1963.  While Steve Reneker, the Los Angeles’ General Manager for Information Technology Agency talks about the city’s plan to… Read More CLBR #206: A Tale of Two Cities – Detroit and Los Angeles