I'm curious if anyone knows about this. On the Mainland, pushed by FiOS, many homes in California are getting cable modem speeds of 25 and 50 mbps down thanks to the new Docsis 3.0 specs. Does Oceanic plan to roll that out here? If so, when? And what's up with HawTel's broadband strategy? They must have some sort of upgrade plans. Any thoughts?
Added by Alex Salkever on June 2, 2009 at 8:40am —
The buzz I've been hearing from everyone in the VC and startup community is that the uncertainty over the fate of Act 221 has frozen all investments in tech companies in Hawaii. That's because no one can responsibly estimate a proper investment amount or strategy without a clear sense of the tax implications. Eliminating Act 221 entirely would actually be better than leaving the matter in limbo any longer. I am not saying that saving or killing Act 221 is good one way or the other -- both sides… Continue
Added by Alex Salkever on June 1, 2009 at 7:47pm —