Entries by Laura Smoots

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Your Guide to Cable TV Cord-Cutting

View original post on Tom’s Guide website here. by MARSHALL HONOROF For decades, cable television was the best way to get quality shows geared toward specialized audiences. Today, that’s what streaming services do, while cable is more like a lumbering dinosaur, slowly laying waste to both consumers’ wallets and their sense of good taste. Cable […]

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Point Broadband Begins Massive Upgrade in Decatur, Miller, and Seminole Counties

West Point, GA – Point Broadband, a Wireless Internet Service Provider (WISP), based in West Point, Georgia announced today that they’ve started upgrading existing, in-home, customer hardware in Decatur, Miller, and Seminole counties. Earlier this year, Point Broadband purchased Turner Broadband, and made a commitment to upgrade the network, which will provide fast and reliable […]

BROADBAND INTERNET HELPS RURAL AREAS CONNECT—ONLINE AND IN REAL LIFE

BY BRIAN WHITACRE Article originally published in Newsweek. Being able to connect to the internet is crucial for many rural Americans. It allows them to buy goods and services that may not be available locally; market their own goods and services to a much larger area; connect remotely with health services that previously required several hours’ worth […]

Point Broadband introduced as new company for rural internet

By: Powell Cobb The Post Searchlight Original Article here. Decatur County residents subscribed to Turner Broadband have grown more and more concerned over the past year with failing internet service and connection issues. Owner Shane Turner spoke to the Decatur County Board of Commissioners Tuesday and introduced Jason Gaunt, the new COO of a company […]

Point Broadband selects Telrad LTE for Multi-Million Dollar, Multi-State Deployment

Leveraging high-power LTE technology to help rural customers access high-speed connectivity with options of ‘cutting the cord’ from traditional phone, satellite and cable services Lod, Israel – December 21, 2016 —Telrad Networks, a global provider of TD-LTE broadband solutions, today announced that Point Broadband, a subsidiary of ITC Capital Partners, LLC and located in West Point, […]

New internet provider serves Randolph Co. (Georgia)

By Amanda Hoskins, Reporter Original WALB article can be found here. RANDOLPH CO., GA (WALB) – Friday, February 10th 2017 A new internet provider is targeting rural areas of South Georgia. Point Broadband is now available in Randolph County. Folks at the company’s headquarters have an ongoing relationship with the power company in the area. When […]