internet

EU fines Google again

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (NBC) – Google has been fined $1.7 billion by the European Union for blocking rival online search advertisers. The fine announced Wednesday is Google’s third huge EU antitrust penalty in two years. The European Commission said in a statement …

Charter cable, internet rates going up next month

Charter Communications says it’s raising rates for cable television and internet services starting in November.  The new rates will affect virtually all markets. Charter currently serves 26 million customers in 41 states. For a customer with a full suite of Spectrum services, it could …

Improving internet for rural schools

Rogue River, Ore. – Governor Kate Brown signed a bill that would give funding to expand high speed internet to rural parts of Oregon. Nine districts are applying. Among them is Pinehurst School District 94 and Rivers Edge Charter School in Rogue …