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batye
batye
2/3/2019 9:46:47 PM
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Re: Good For Nokia And Italy's All Fiber Network
@afwriter  same is on my end... in my area some people still have dial up... 

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michelle
michelle
1/31/2019 11:08:20 PM
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Re: Good For Nokia And Italy's All Fiber Network
Future plans are the greatest. I'll wait here.

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JohnDrake
JohnDrake
1/30/2019 12:02:18 PM
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Re: Good For Nokia And Italy's All Fiber Network
"Is going to" is the magic phrase. The US is going to, too!

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afwriter
afwriter
1/30/2019 11:31:25 AM
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Re: Good For Nokia And Italy's All Fiber Network
Rural Italy is going to have speeds much faster than what I can get in the suburban United States! Good on them, but I'm a little jealous. 

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Commisio44354
Commisio44354
1/29/2019 11:56:20 AM
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Re: Was able
This is why the internet is the true great equalizer--the question is whether the majors will somehow mess it all up to preserve their own turf. 

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JohnDrake
JohnDrake
1/28/2019 1:57:59 PM
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Was able
Using the internet, I was able to make a reservation directly with the independent owner of a rural farmhouse-turned-bed-and-breakfast in Italy. I was amazed by that. I can only imagine what will come of larger broadband "pipes" to rural areas in Italia.

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DonBrowne
DonBrowne
1/25/2019 11:58:08 AM
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Good For Nokia And Italy's All Fiber Network
Open Fiber's choice to team up with Nokia seems to be a nice bright light for Nokia leadiing to most likely some nice eventual profits as the wholesaler's new provider in line with Italy's plan for the "creation of a nationwide high-speed all-fiber optic network." 

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