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FCC confirms USD 9 bln fund for rural 5G, auction delayed on need for better broadband maps

Wednesday 28 October 2020 | 09:28 CET | News
The US Federal Communications Commission has approved plans for a new 5G Fund for Rural America, with up to USD 9 billion in subsidies available to boost 5G coverage in outlying areas. However, the fund will not be available immediately, as the FCC decided to first improve how it collects broadband map data on unserved areas. 

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