fiber optics http://wrvo.org en Group argues lack of high speed Internet hurts business in central New York http://wrvo.org/post/group-argues-lack-high-speed-internet-hurts-business-central-new-york <p>State, local and federal elected officials have created a new coalition meant to bridge the digital divide in central New York, as they say a lack of quality high speed Internet has become an economic development issue in Syracuse.<br /><br />About two years ago, Bob Slivinski of Encompass Technologies&nbsp; and Syracuse Innovations Group decided they wanted to move their office out of East Syracuse. But when they looked at offices in the city of Syracuse, the lack of fiber optic Internet stopped them cold.<br /> Fri, 16 May 2014 20:13:13 +0000 Ellen Abbott 55897 at http://wrvo.org Oswego County Legislature to consider new fiber optic Internet plan http://wrvo.org/post/oswego-county-legislature-consider-new-fiber-optic-internet-plan <p></p> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 20:43:37 +0000 Gino Geruntino 53240 at http://wrvo.org Oswego County Legislature to consider new fiber optic Internet plan Fiber optic company plans expansion in Albany http://wrvo.org/post/fiber-optic-company-plans-expansion-albany <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>A telecommunications company that builds fiber optic networks throughout the Northeast is expanding its headquarters in Albany, despite offers to relocate out-of-state.</p><p> Fri, 03 Aug 2012 14:06:15 +0000 Marie Cusick 23600 at http://wrvo.org Fiber optic company plans expansion in Albany