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How Colorado’s rural communities could benefit from $600 million in federal broadband grants

Dove Creek is the first in Colorado to be awarded the grant money, with two more communities crossing their fingers that they'll cash in as well

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Removing banned tech from China’s Huawei will cost rural Colorado telecoms over $300 million. Will it even fix the problem?

Sticking with gear made by Huawei Technologies means violating a national security order issued out of concerns it could be spying on American citizens and building backdoors into their software and equipment

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Cheap internet for low-income users spreads in Denver, but there’s more to the urban digital divide

Starry’s $15-a-month broadband sounds like a deal. So why isn’t everyone signing up?

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“The cruel irony of the digital divide” in Colorado: Urban poor are left behind even as access, technology improves

While state and federal programs in Colorado focus on rural internet access, private firms and nonprofits are stepping up to help low-income urban households get online for under $15

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Dish Network to begin offering mobile service as part of antitrust deal in T-Mobile-Sprint merger

U.S. Dept. of Justice made Sprint give up prepaid business and spectrum to Colorado’s Dish before OKing $26 billion merger. Dish plans to build 5G network

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As Colorado nears 100% broadband access, funds for rural support shrink

86% of Colorado's rural communities now have fast internet, but only because of public subsidies. Now the flow of money toward grants is slowing.

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T-Mobile lays groundwork for 5G TV with Colorado, national rollout of a technology born in Denver

The $90-plus plan has limits -- only available to homes with wired broadband and, so far in Colorado, only in Longmont

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Gov. Polis is about to sign a Colorado net neutrality bill — one with some serious teeth

Colorado's “open internet” bill would punish internet-providing violators by taking their grant money away