broadband access http://wrkf.org en Frustrated Cities Take High-Speed Internet Into Their Own Hands http://wrkf.org/post/frustrated-cities-take-high-speed-internet-their-own-hands College Station is right in the middle of Texas — a few hours by car from Austin, Dallas and Houston and home to Texas A&M, a major research university. But if you're in the market for high-speed Internet access, College Station can feel like the middle of nowhere.<p>"It's been pretty bleak. You get too far from the university, and it's nothing," says Andrew Duggleby, co-founder of Exosent Engineering, a company that designs and builds tanker trucks for the oil industry.<p>"We're doing three-dimensional computer-aided design, big 3-D models," he says. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 00:55:51 +0000 Joel Rose 23372 at http://wrkf.org Frustrated Cities Take High-Speed Internet Into Their Own Hands