By Steve Blum Tellus Venture Associates Special to Santa Cruz Tech Beat April 14, 2020 — Santa Cruz, CA Two competing broadband infrastructure bills faced..
By Joe MatthewsZócalo May 26, 2020 — Gonzales, CA (Photo source: City of Gonzales) Gonzales’ victory is a lesson on power, and how communities can beat..
Sarah Vickers-Webb Production & Editorial Assistant Santa Cruz Tech Beat April 1, 2020 — Santa Cruz Consortium addresses increased broadband needs, and..
By Steve Blum Tellus Venture Associates February 16, 2017 — Santa Cruz, CA It’s one thing to say that empty telecoms conduit – shadow conduit – should..
By Steve Blum Tellus Venture Associates Santa Cruz – the city and surrounding unincorporated communities – is laced with fiber optic cables. That’s the..
by Bojana Fazarinc Surfnet Communications Bringing high broadband access, speeds and affordability A state grant for a 91-mile fiber optic network, bringing..
by James Hackett Cruzio Reflecting back to 2009 when Santa Cruz internet, cell phones, landlines, ATMs and even for a while 911 services were disabled Five..