high speed Internet

For state CIOs, broadband an essential and pressing challenge


On StateScoop's Priorities podcast, the CIOs of Wisconsin and North Carolina share how they're keeping pace with public demand for high-speed connectivity.

For rural broadband, FCC gives $4.9 billion to small ISPs


Ten years of funding is expected to provide high-speed internet service to 450,000 homes and businesses.

Poorly connected Arkansas appoints statewide broadband manager


Gov. Asa Hutchinson has tasked the state's former economic policy director with removing Arkansas' status as one of the worst-connected states in the nation.

Income, education drive gaps in metro area broadband adoption – study


A new paper by the Brookings Institution lays out strategies for state, local and federal leaders to pursue to close the "digital divide."