digital equity

Pittsburgh plans to close digital divide by 2027

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A new Digital Equity Coalition plans to close the Pittsburgh digital divide within the next five years.

Seattle fund invests in tech education for the incarcerated

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On the Priorities podcast, two organizers of the Prison Scholar Fund explain how they’ll use a city grant to advance tech education.

Seattle digital equity fund boosts computer literacy for immigrants, needy residents

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Seattle's annual digital equity grant program is sending $590,000 to 19 organizations delivering tech and internet access to needy residents.

Using data to boost digital literacy? There's a new guide for states

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The National Governors Association published a guide that helps states use data to understand digital literacy levels.

New 'digital equity' data, mapping tools opened to state and local agencies

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Civis Analytics has unveiled the “Digital Equity Intelligence Center,” tools to help government leaders better understand broadband access.

Colorado publishes digital equity framework, a 'labor of love'

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Colorado's digital services agency published new resources to help government agencies ensure equity as they develop IT projects.

Boston to invest more than $12 million in digital equity

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The funding will support connectivity for more than 23,000 library users and families, Mayor Michelle Wu said.

Boston plans commission to study post-pandemic broadband and digital equity

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Boston will spend six months assessing its residents' broadband access and digital equity, city officials said.

Baltimore mayor names data officer and city's first broadband director

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The new chief data officer will work out of City Hall, rather than the IT office, a switch government data gurus have argued for.

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