The second step is to help create the right policy and regulatory environment for broadband, and satellite, and wireless .
It is looking at other ways - such as wireless or satellite - to bring broadband to these areas.
To fully equip every street in Britain with conventional wireless networking, would require a prodigious effort.
But most analysts predict that it will be at least a decade or so before the technology has advanced enough to make internet radio as cheap and painless to use as the battered old wireless .
In a world where there is competition between cable and wireless and telephone for video and voice and data, what is the role of the FCC?
With planning, a solution can be offered that will combine cable, wireless and satellite services.
One hundred years ago, there was no wireless , telly or cinema and the moving image was in its infancy.
Wireless networks are open and available to all who have wireless devices, whereas wired networks require a physical connection to gain access.
The Yankee Group projects steeper year-over-year growth for satellite, broadband wireless and other technologies.
Phone wireless is opening up a lot of social exchanges that we didn't expect before.