Study Shows Need for Long-Distance Phone Charge Reform, According to Connected Nation, Kentucky Chamber, and Kentucky Association of Economic Development

UK Center for Business and Economic Research Study Shows Reform Would Benefit Consumers, Businesses BOWLING GREEN, KY. (November 29, 2011) – Connected Nation, along with the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce and Kentucky Association of Economic Development, hailed the recent release of a research study by the University of Kentucky Center for Business and Economic Research that underscores the need for the …

Barry County Chooses to be a ‘Connected’ Community

Barry County, MI. (November 28, 2011) – Barry County leaders have enrolled their community in a creative new program that seeks to stimulate demand in the local economy and enhance the quality of life for residents through increased access, adoption, and use of broadband. Staff from Connect Michigan, the statewide nonprofit promoting broadband expansion, introduced Barry County leaders to the Connected …

Connect Minnesota Releases Broadband Service and Pricing Report

Access the Report Report examines the impact of cost on broadband adoption ST. PAUL, MN. (November 18, 2011) – Connect Minnesota released today a new report on broadband service and prices in Minnesota. The report, Worth the Cost: Broadband Prices in Minnesota, was part of discussions during the 2011 Broadband Conference hosted jointly by the Blandin Foundation and Connect Minnesota in …

Connected Texas Releases 2011 Residential Broadband Adoption Survey Results

Access the Findings   38% of Texas residents still do not subscribe to broadband at home   Austin, TX. (November 16, 2011) – Today, Connected Texas released new residential broadband adoption survey results revealing the top trends in technology use among key demographics in Texas. The preliminary indicators from the survey are available online, which gives a comprehensive view of …

Connected Nation, iHigh.com Announce Partnership

National nonprofit working for broadband expansion joins forces with nation’s top website featuring youth sports   Lexington, KY. (November 15, 2011)– Youth sports are often the common bond that unites communities and families. Bowling Green-based Connected Nation is proud to announce a partnership with Lexington-based iHigh.com – a company that strengthens those bonds through the innovative use of broadband.   …

Clare County First in State to Join Innovative Broadband Expansion Effort

Leaders enlist in Connect Michigan’s Connected program to bridge technology gap, boost economy, and quality of life   Clare County, MI. (November 15, 2011) – Clare County leaders Tuesday became the first in the state to enroll their community in an innovative program that seeks to boost the local economy and quality of life for residents though increased access, adoption, and …

Clare County First in State to Join Innovative Broadband Expansion Effort

  Clare County, MI. (November 14, 2011) – Clare County leaders Tuesday became the first in the state to enroll their community in an innovative program that seeks to boost the local economy and quality of life for residents though increased access, adoption, and use of broadband.   Staff from Connect Michigan, the statewide nonprofit promoting broadband expansion, led 16 Clare …

Clare County First in State to Join Innovative Broadband Expansion Effort

Leaders enlist in Connect Michigan’s Connected program to bridge technology gap, boost economy, and quality of life Clare County, MI. (November 14, 2011) – Clare County leaders Tuesday became the first in the state to enroll their community in an innovative program that seeks to boost the local economy and quality of life for residents though increased access, adoption, and …

Connect Nevada Releases e-Health Report

Report showcases importance of broadband in healthcare days before statewide broadband summit   Carson City, NV. (November 10, 2011) – Today, Connect Nevada is releasing a new e-Health report on broadband and how online connectivity impacts the cost and availability of quality healthcare services. The report, titled e-Health: Empowering Nevadans Across All Walks of Life, covers one of many economic …

Connect Puerto Rico Releases New Broadband Availability Maps and Data

Universal Service Fund Reform Expected to Have Significant Impact on Broadband Penetration San Juan, PR. (November 10, 2011) – Yesterday, Puerto Rico Chief Information Officer Juan Eugenio Rodriguez de Hostos in a joint presentation with Sandra Torres, President of the Puerto Rico Telecommunications Board, released the latest Connect Puerto Rico broadband availability maps and data at the Puerto Rico Telecom …