Startup wants to build national Wi-Fi and cellular networks

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Los Angeles has become rather desperate to find new broadband competition in their area. Back in April, the city of Los Angeles put a significant amount of effort into finding a telecommunications company¬†that would¬†provide free wireless broadband service anywhere in the city and provide residences of speeds up to 1 gigabyte per second. The problem with the proposal was that the city was not really giving telecommunication companies a significant incentive to work on the project as the companies would need to fund the project¬†at an estimated cost of $3 billion to $5 billion. At the moment, the providers can…