You know broadband has hit the mainstream when you can get service in my hometown of Lewes, Delaware.
With a population of 3,000, Lewes (pronounced with two syllables like Lew-is) is a small beach community at the mouth of the Delaware River. It's a sleepy town for nine months of the year, and bursts to life in the summer. With super low property taxes and no sales tax, Delaware and Lewes in particular have become a haven for retirees.
Two years ago, most people in the community had no clue there was any other way to connect to … Read more