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ViodiTV Videos About Broadband, Technology, & More

  • Economic Impact of FTTH at the Household and Regional Level

    Economic Impact of FTTH at the Household and Regional Level

    Professors Brian Whitacre and Roberto Gallardo analyze the significance of fiber broadband in housing markets and regional economies. Whitacre’s study found a 1-1.5% housing price premium in areas with fiber access across Texas, Iowa, and Minnesota. This increase could potentially elevate rural housing values nationwide by $36.9 billion. Gallardo’s preliminary research in Indiana suggests that…

  • A Customer Focus Improves Sustainability & Cuts Waste

    A Customer Focus Improves Sustainability & Cuts Waste

    Over 20 tons of plastic and 50 tons of cardboard is the annual waste reduction Lumen expects to save by more efficiently packaging and shipping equipment to homes and operation centers, while simultaneously minimizing the Lumen technician’s carbon footprint. Lumen’s innovation will introduce zero plastic packaging, biodegradable materials, vegetable-based ink, recyclable materials, and decreased material…

  • What is a Smart Rural Community?

    What is a Smart Rural Community?

    Nancy J. White is the right person to answer the question, “What is a Smart Rural Community?”.  As the General Manager of one of the first recipients of this award some ten years ago, White understands what it takes to receive this highly coveted designation. Fundamentally, it is about helping the community take advantage of…

  • AL/ML to Help Developers Stay Within the Boundaries of Regulations and Standards – #ces2024

    AL/ML to Help Developers Stay Within the Boundaries of Regulations and Standards – #ces2024

    A German company, Certivity, is utilizing machine learning (ML) to address a challenge faced by many industries: adhering to a vast and ever-changing web of regulations. Their approach focuses on digitizing rules and regulations, allowing AI to analyze them and create automated workflows. This guides engineers during the design phase, ensuring their creations comply with…

  • No Judgement – Just Solutions

    No Judgement – Just Solutions

    In the above video, the Honorable Fred Moses highlights the critical role of broadband infrastructure, particularly in rural America, in enabling effective and equitable justice. His comments, filmed at NTCA’s SRC Live, summarize his participation in that event’s panel titled, Things in Society We Don’t Often Like to Talk About. Mose’s comments focus on the…

  • Reach Out to Your Local Family Farmer

    Reach Out to Your Local Family Farmer

    Broadband is critical to the family farm. The family farm is significant as, collectively, they comprise more than 98% of the nation’s 2 million farms, according to Emily Buckman, Director of Government Affairs for the American Farm Bureau Federation. The integration of technology and connectivity makes the family farm an important customer and ally in…