Connectivity

One participant asked what we need to do to make affordable broadband connectivity available to everyone. Kaushal referred to Muntz’s earlier remarks regarding the role of government, and suggested that this is where the FCC has a role to play. However, Kaushal stated that there are other areas where there is no market failure; he asserted that connectivity will become ubiquitous as the cost of implementing technology and building and managing networks decreases.



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