Posts Tagged ‘Brough Turner’

Brough Turner on The Digital Life Podcast’s Net Neutrality Episode

This week, our CTO and co-founder Brough Turner was on The Digital Life podcast to discuss the digital divide, net neutrality, and the importance of fast and affordable Internet. Brough has been passionate about those topics for a long time and it led to the creation of netBlazr – here’s a sneak peek into the…

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Brough’s talk last summer at IS4CWN

In August 2010, when netBlazr was only 3 months old, I attended the International Summit for Community Wireless Networks, held in Vienna.  My objective was to meet the folks behind various European wireless networks and meet some key developers for several open source wireless networking projects.  To foster discussion and make friends, I also signed…

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netBlazr at MassTLC’s Innovation Conference

This year at the MassTLC Innovation Conference, Brough Turner ran a session on Broadband Disruption. During his session, Brough discussed a “Freemium” approach to radically improving broadband in America. This was a great opportunity to update attendees on the progress of netBlazr.

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Brough Turner’s keynote at 4G Wireless Evolution

Yesterday, Brough gave a keynote address at the 4G Wireless Evolution conference titled “Wi-Fi: The Real 4G” and used his 45 minutes to hit several points. Finally, Brough closed with two slides on netBlazr. Here’s the deck: http://www.slideshare.net/Brough/wifi-is-the-new-4g

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netBlazr chosen as 2010 MassChallenge finalist

Massachusetts Secretary of Housing and Economic Development Gregory Bialecki joined MassChallenge founders and sponsors to announce the 110 finalists in the world’s largest global startup competition. The competition was designed to accelerate the development and success of high-growth, high-impact new businesses, while stimulating job creation across the Commonwealth and beyond. These finalists now enter the…

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Another Co-founder Embraces the Vision

Brough Turner and Jim Hanley meet at the MassTLC “Mobile World Congress Roundtable” session in Waltham and talk about Brough’s vision for making a “wireless end run” on incumbent broadband providers.

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Vision for disruptive broadband provider shared

Brough Turner shares his vision for a radical new broadband service provider at the Wireless Session of the MIT Independent Activities Period in Cambridge, MA. He outlines how using next generation wifi technology and a freemium business model, one could do a wireless end run on the incumbent internet service provider duopoly. Future netBlazr co-founder,…

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