Wireless

A collection of 9 posts

Aug 26, 2020

Future Fibre: Ultra Broadband?!

Future Fibre: Ultra Broadband?!

One of the most important insights or lessons is the necessity of fibre optic connectivity rather than wireless. While this remains true in any community, it is particularly essential in rural and remote communities that are already suffering from expensive, slow, and unreliable access.

Aug 5, 2020

Future Fibre: Althea

Future Fibre: Althea

Althea combines open source software, accessible hardware, cryptocurrency, and blockchain technology towards achieving a community ISP that can be set up anywhere.

Jun 16, 2020

Future Fibre: Ubiquiti

Future Fibre: Ubiquiti

Ubiquiti's role in the community and wireless internet provider industry has been substantive and has been a catalyst for their proliferation.

Apr 15, 2020

Future Fibre: Kaslo infoNet Society

Future Fibre: Kaslo infoNet Society

In the West Kootenay region of British Columbia, KiN, or the Kaslo infoNet Society, has been able to provide high speed broadband Internet to residents at reasonable prices.

Mar 11, 2020

Future Fibre: MuralNet

Future Fibre: MuralNet

MuralNet is an Oakland California based non-profit, that helps indigenous communities in the United States build their own high speed Internet networks.

Feb 11, 2020

Future Fibre: Guifi.Net

Future Fibre: Guifi.Net

Combining fibre and wireless connectivity, Guifi.net focuses on empowering local communities and individual users as a grassroots organization that seeks social empowerment as well as the recognition that access to the Internet is a human right.

Dec 17, 2019

Future Fibre: wireless.farm

Future Fibre: wireless.farm

Philip is among a growing number of technologists who decide to take measures into their own hands and create their own Internet access, for themselves, and their neighbours.