Internet

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.
Dallas News
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.
Smart Cities Dive
June 9, 2018, 11am PDT
Here are the cities where residents are the least likely to have a broadband Internet connection in their home.
Route Fifty
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.
Boing Boing
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.
Ars Technica
December 15, 2017, 11am PST
The telecommunications company will debut the next-generation technology in three to five cities next year, including Sacramento.
Smart Cities Dive
August 9, 2017, 11am PDT
Accessing the internet is too expensive for many, not just in rural areas but also in cities.
FiveThirtyEight
April 14, 2017, 10am PDT
It's illegal for local governments to build broadband service in 20 states, and such legislation is spreading.
The Verge
Feature
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.
William Riggs, Chris Steins, Abhijeet Chavan
October 31, 2016, 9am PDT
Alphabet will likely pursue other ways to deliver high-speed fiber-optic internet service.
New York Times
September 15, 2016, 10am PDT
A cynical person might say that this is why we can't have nice things.
The New York Times
September 8, 2016, 2pm PDT
The latest Internet sensation: daily life in the community of Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
Motherboard
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.
Netted
Blog post
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?
Dave Biggs
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.
Netted
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.
The Wall Street Journal
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.
Cities of the Future
December 3, 2015, 2pm PST
The New York Times created a "Room for Debate" feature offering four points of view on the subject of infrastructure repair.
The New York Times
July 1, 2015, 10am PDT
Telecom companies don’t want to compete with local governments to provide Internet to residents, but a recent rule by the federal government allows them to do just that. Pushback has come from an unlikely source: state attorneys general.
Pacific Standard
March 10, 2015, 9am PDT
The online documentation of the San Francisco Planning Department's approval process received a huge upgrade.
Curbed SF