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FCC enrolls 5 mln US households to emergency broadband discount initiative

Friday 27 August 2021 | 17:22 CET | News
The FCC said over 5 million US households have now enrolled in the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program, which launched in mid-May. The FCC added that it has also begun releasing more granular enrollment data to increase transparency in the programme and better target enrollment efforts. The new data includes the demographic information for those enrolled, such as age breakdown, eligibility category, type of broadband service, and enrollment numbers by five-digit Zip code area.

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