With the recent switch from analog to digital complete,the side bands/sub carriers should be alloted to small and niche networks for radio and data usage as this is Public Spectrum from which the ABC NBC,CBS Fox etc are making millions from over the air broadcast (Free TV).There is ample capacity especially for audio and data.Is there some Techie who can provide info and comment? FCC should encourage and mandate the Networks ...more »
Opportunities for Small & Disadvantaged Businesses
Charging small business owners $100-$175 a month for 140-192k internet service is robbery. Residential speeds range from 800k-1.5m for an average price range of $65-$80 per month. why is business internet any different? The price just don't justify the speed!
Freelancers in the IT field have a place where they can go and bid on small jobs to supplement their income. An example of this can be found at www.getafreelancer.com (for reference purposes only). I have worked with Telecom companies and I believe they would outsource a significant amount of their service calls to small and disadvantaged businessesonce it can be determined that the subcontractor does quality work. ...more »