Broadband Resources and Learning Center
Here are some further pages that might help you in quest for high-speed broadband internet at affordable prices. If you are looking for help in understanding the programs, go here.
What’s faster? DSL or cable internet? Internet Service Providers are generally going to offer either cable internet or DSL. Which technology is faster?
How fast Is my internet? In order to know whether or not youâ€™re getting the most out of your Internet connection, you should occasionally test your connection speed.
The satellite internet option – If you live in an areas that is not served by DSL or cable internet, you most likely can get a satellite internet access connection.
Using a smartphone as an Internet mobile hotspot – If you have a smartphone, you can “tether” it to your computer or tablet and create a free mobile hotspot.
Sharing your Wi-Fi can save you money – If you can’t afford an internet connection, you can save money on the monthly rate by sharing it with roommates or neighbors.
National Broadband Plan: The National Broadband Plan lays out a bold roadmap designed to bring affordable broadband service to the masses.
National Broadband Map: The National Broadband Map is created and maintained by the NTIA, in collaboration with the FCC, and in partnership with 50 states, five territories and the District of Columbia. It is a simple, searchable, interactive tool that lets you explore broadband availability across the United States and, more importantly, right in your own neighborhood.