July 31, 2019, 10am PDT
More than 300,000 speed tests showed that six of the ten fastest internet service providers were locally run, including the fastest: Sonic in California.
February 11, 2019, 5am PST
A report on the current state of Internet technologies, policies, and content management systems adopted by 600 cities across the United States, including recommended steps cities should take to improve technology assets in 2019.
February 8, 2019, 1pm PST
Rural Alaska has some of the least reliable and slowest internet connections in the country, but new cable infrastructure in the Arctic Sea is changing that.
August 23, 2018, 7am PDT
Developers hope 5G infrastructure will make Frisco Station a hub for self-driving cars, air taxis, and other futuristic technologies.
July 6, 2018, 1pm PDT
The city of San Jose's Broadband and Digital Inclusion Strategy is leveraging the private sector to ensure broad inclusion of new Internet technology.
June 9, 2018, 11am PDT
Here are the cities where residents are the least likely to have a broadband Internet connection in their home.
January 18, 2018, 11am PST
A Harvard study found that, in 27 communities and cities with both private and city owned internet, the municipal broadband was almost always cheaper.
January 9, 2018, 1pm PST
A media campaign funded by Comcast and CenturyLink failed to stop the ballot initiative in Fort Collins to install universal broadband service delivering gigabit speeds.
December 15, 2017, 11am PST
The telecommunications company will debut the next-generation technology in three to five cities next year, including Sacramento.
August 9, 2017, 11am PDT
Accessing the internet is too expensive for many, not just in rural areas but also in cities.
April 14, 2017, 10am PDT
It's illegal for local governments to build broadband service in 20 states, and such legislation is spreading.
January 11, 2017, 7am PST
A report on the current state of Internet technology used by 600 cities across the United States, including recommended steps cities should take to improve their technology assets in 2017-2018.
October 31, 2016, 9am PDT
Alphabet will likely pursue other ways to deliver high-speed fiber-optic internet service.
September 15, 2016, 10am PDT
A cynical person might say that this is why we can't have nice things.
September 8, 2016, 2pm PDT
The latest Internet sensation: daily life in the community of Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
May 10, 2016, 9am PDT
These 20 apps and services will help you engage with everything Chicago has to offer in a whole new way.
February 23, 2016, 10am PST
Do modern accessibility regulations go far enough to ensure fair access to all community members for public engagement activities? How can we design our planning processes to reach the broadest demographic?
February 17, 2016, 9am PST
Get this guide for 21 apps and services for enjoying the city of Los Angeles to its fullest, whether you're a resident or a visitor.
February 1, 2016, 6am PST
New York City’s new public Wi-Fi system is fast—really fast. But before you logon, remember to take all those encryption precautions you've heard about for years.
January 13, 2016, 5am PST
Internet access and digital skills unlock the Internet of Things (IoT). Applications such as telecommuting, virtual meetings, app-enabled public transport, smart cars, and smart logistics can curb emissions and create sustainable growth.