The Deep Dive: Savage Communications Receives $1.2 Million Broadband Grant

THE THEME: Savage Communications, Inc., was recently awarded a $1,271,835 grant from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development to expand broadband in Carlton County. BACKGROUND: The funds were awarded by DEED through the Border-to-Border Broadband Development Grant Program, which began in 2014, according to the DEED website. The 2023 grant dollars will help … Read more

Gardonville gets $1.5 million to bring fast internet to the Carlos area

CARLOS Gardonville Cooperative Telephone Association will provide Internet to hundreds of homes and businesses in Carlos and the Buckskin neighborhood after beating out competitors for a state grant. The Brandon-based telecommunications provider will receive just over $1.5 million from the Minnesota Border-to-Border Broadband Development Grant Program. It was among 15 companies awarded a total of … Read more

Santo Domingo Pueblo Acquires $12.7 Million for Internet Access Expansion – Rio Rancho Observer

“We had no internet anywhere in the booking. So parents would have to walk their kids down to I-25 to park, and the kids would have to do their homework on their cell phones,” said Herman Sanchez, Santo Domingo Pueblo Tribal Administrator, of accessing online learning during the early stages of the COVID -19 pandemic. … Read more

Areas of ENC among those receiving a share of $80 million for high-speed Internet

Governor Roy Cooper’s press office 4 hours ago FILE- An Internet router and switch are displayed in East Derry, NH, June 19, 2018. President Joe Biden is expected to announce his administration’s plans on Monday, June 26, 2023, to distribute billions of dollars budgeted by Congress to bring the Internet to every household and small … Read more

DigitalOcean acquires cloud computing startup Paperspace for $111 million in cash

Image credits: New York Stock Exchange / Stock Photo / Getty Images DigitalOcean, the cloud hosting company, announced today that it has agreed to acquire Paperspace, a New York-based cloud computing and AI development startup, for $111 million in cash. Yancey Spruill, CEO of DigitalOcean, says Paperspaces infrastructure and tools, when integrated with DigitalOceans products, … Read more