It’s a new frontier in the telecommunications world. A fiber-optic cable has been placed under Lake Illiamna, in remote western Alaska, to bring broad-band internet access to villages across a large swath of the state. In what ways will this empower people and what will they do with it?
Hosted by Steve Heimel
Listen to the audio clip: http://www.alaskapublic.org/2011/08/05/broadband-connectivity-for-rural-alaska/