Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski proposed that cities and towns create “gigabit testbeds” in order to develop the economies of communities across the nation, big and small. It’s a good idea, especially for college towns that want to leverage all that brain power, whether in the head of a seasoned professor or that of a Ivy League junior in his dorm room. You can check the article here.
Source: Forbes, “Faster, Sooner: Why the U.S. Needs Gigabit Communities.” http://www.forbes.com/sites/ciocentral/2013/01/18/faster-sooner-why-the-u-s-needs-gigabit-communities/