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ISP

abbreviation for INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER.
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From the point the shore curved away, more and more to the south and west, until at last it disclosed a cove within the cove, a little land-locked harbour, the water level as a pond, broken only by tiny ripples where vagrant breaths and wisps of the storm hurtled down from over the frowning wall of rock that backed the beach a hundred feet inshore.
"What about the black line?" cried the American, triumphantly pushing back a wisp of hair which nearly fell in his soup.
And to the surprise of Firkin, clasping her dressing-gown around her, the wisp of hair floating dishevelled behind her, the little curl-papers still sticking in bunches round her forehead, Briggs sailed down to Mrs.
The little wisps of hair flashed again in the sunlight.
She was wearing a plain tailor made suit and a becoming little hat, from underneath which little wisps of golden hair had somehow detached themselves in a fascinating disorder.
And looking across space with instruments, and intelligences such as we have scarcely dreamed of, they see, at its nearest distance only 35,000,000 of miles sunward of them, a morning star of hope, our own warmer planet, green with vegetation and grey with water, with a cloudy atmosphere eloquent of fertility, with glimpses through its drifting cloud wisps of broad stretches of populous country and narrow, navy-crowded seas.
It has been developed under the Wisp initiative, which is a partnership between the Welsh Assembly Government and private developer Babcock and Brown.
Since its formation in November 2002, Broadband Central has become one of the largest wireless Internet service providers (WISPs) in the Western United States.
SAFE: Rachel Earnshaw, of the rescue centre, with Willow the Wisp, who is being nursed back to health Picture: VALERIE HACKPIL
CBRS Part 96-ready networks will, in the near term, advance in-building and outdoor broadband wireless deployment in the industry as a multitude of WISPs and other providers will transition from proprietary FWA technology to standards-based LTE fixed wireless service on CBRS.
This allowed me to immediately find and fix several QoE issues," said Owen Gingerich, owner of Jamesport, Missouri-based WISP, Jump Wireless.
BroadBand Solutions Company is the largest Wireless Internet Service Provider (WISP) in Utah and provides Internet and networking solutions to businesses, hotels, residential housing developments and apartment complexes, as well as to individual users.