Quite a few things going on.
FCC’s Open Internet NRPM comments ended on July 18th. I hope you added your 2 cents. If you want to follow this NRPM or other FCC, E-Rate and similar issues, I suggest subscribing to NECA here.
Birch completed the Cbeyond buy. Many VP’s and higher left.
DISH is selling fixed wireless broadband with nTelos for $30 in VA (see here).
Starbucks switched from ATT to Google for wi-fi and the speeds have increased more than 8x. Level3 is the CLEC behind the Google wi-fi for Starbucks stores. Dimension Data is the VAR for Level3 installing the WLAN gear.
Softbank was making an end run for T-Mobile by bidding on the parent of the parent – Deutsche Telekom AG!
Lots of changes in the USF programs. If you take part in E-Rate, Libraries, Rural Healthcare or CAF, you should take a look.