Spiral Internet’s co-owner and CIO (Chief Imagination Officer, as he preferred), Chip Carman, was diagnosed with esophageal cancer in May of this year. After a short battle, he succumbed to the aggressive disease on October 31. Chip was the Spiral team member who proclaimed “Yes, let’s build a 100% fiber optic network here.” He [...]
They can call it what they like, but the fact is that the California Cable & Telecommunications Association would prefer that any competition to their cable company monopolies be stopped. It is why the Nevada County Connected fiber optic project has been going through over four months of challenges to its California Advanced Services [...]
Nevada County high-speed Internet project making progress by Matthew Renda, The Union, March 22, 2013 (reprinted) Photos added by NevadaCountyConnected.com
Project managers tasked with installing 44 miles of fiberoptic cable to enhance Internet infrastructure in Nevada County have completed about 18 miles of the project, officials said Thursday.
Installing fiber optic [...]