How the town of Monticello, Minnesota got 50Mbps internet service

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Post by waterdragon7 on Sat Nov 14, 2009 11:40 am

Article link:

http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/news/2009/10/want-50mbps-internet-in-your-town-threaten-to-roll-out-your-own.ars

I think I've read it's illegal to do this in some cities, and perhaps even states, due to the corporate "bribe meisters"! WTF
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Post by melodiccolor on Sat Nov 14, 2009 5:38 pm

I love it! whee!

While individuals can't accomplish much against large companies, small groups can in really surprising ways. Those of you who live in rural areas and have limited access to services, take note!

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