The Emergency Broadband Benefit is a Federal program that provides a monthly discount towards broadband service for eligible households.
It feels strange that we have a day dedicated to safer Internet when 25 years ago, the Internet was still considered an emerging fad. Times have certainly changed, and the way we use our Internet has changed with it.
The spirit of Christmas is in the air. Red, white, and green Christmas lights, the song little drummer boy playing at the grocery store, and hot cocoa simmering on the stove. The traditions of decorating the Christmas tree, spending time with family, and random acts of kindness are what make this holiday extra special.
A short four weeks ago, we celebrated tricks, treats, ghouls, and ghosts. Seemingly the moment the clock strikes midnight, we jump from Halloween to Christmas. People start putting their decorations up, and grocery stores begin playing the Little Drummer Boy and Silent Night. But somewhere in the middle is another great holiday. It’s Thanksgiving! Like any middle child, Thanksgiving is the holiday people tend to forget about.
InfoWest recently participated in its first FCC spectrum auction bidding against some of the nation’s largest mobile carriers and utility companies. InfoWest won licenses in the new CBRS mid-band frequencies for ten Utah counties. InfoWest will use its new spectrum licenses to enhance its service in ten Utah counties.
“We’re excited to be able to start rolling out this new high-speed and high-power wireless service on frequencies we now own throughout Southern Utah.,” said Cassidy Larson, CTO at InfoWest. “This new wireless spectrum is interference-free and will help us overcome challenges we’ve had in the past with obstructions between the roof and tower.”
Check out our list of some fun milestones through gaming history. Do you remember? 1970-First at-home video game console hit the market with Magnavox Odyssey. 1975– Video game home consoles with the release of Atari Pong. Early 1970’s– The first arcade opened! Woohoo! Coin-operated gaming comes to life. Think! Pac-Man, Galaga, Asteroids, Donkey Kong, and our Marketing Director’s favorite, Street Fighter. “HADOUKEN!!“
This is the second location for Southern Utah’s premier internet provider located just off South Main Street. For the safety of InfoWest customers, employees, friends, family, and community members, InfoWest limited the number of guests in attendance.
St. George, Utah – InfoWest, Southern Utah’s premier internet service provider, is excited to announce the third annual School is Cool backpack giveaway. This year, we have added a second giveaway location and have even more backpacks to give to hundreds of students in our local Utah and Nevada communities.
Southern Utah’s original Internet service provider has expanded its fiber network. InfoWest, The Internet People, recently acquired the Sienna Hills Fiber-to-the-Home development from Veracity Networks. Veracity had provided residents of Sienna Hills in Washington, Utah, with fiber internet service for the past ten years.
The House of Representatives Wants to Add a “Universal Service Fund” Fee (tax) to your Internet Bill (H.R 6723).
Most of these fees would be used to subsidize telephone companies to provide broadband service in rural areas. Would you be surprised to learn that many rural telecom providers “wholeheartedly” endorse this bill? InfoWest opposes taxes on internet services. We hope you will join us in fighting this bill.