Creating better economic & life opportunities by expanding access, adoption, & use of broadband.

Connected Nation Michigan, in partnership with the Michigan Economic Development Corporation, Michigan Public Service Commission, and Michigan Department of Technology, Management, and Budget, is working to ensure that all Michiganders can experience the benefits of broadband. The resources provided here are intended to improve the access, adoption, and use of broadband and connected technologies across every Michigan community in improve quality of life.


Bringing Health Care Home:
Telehealth Trends in Rural Michigan

This 2021 study builds upon groundbreaking research Connected Nation Michigan released just before the pandemic in late February 2020.

Click "learn more" to explore the key findings, new insights, and clear guidance this new study provides on how we can approach telehealth needs in rural America.

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Emergency Broadband
Benefit Program

Click the below link to learn more about the internet discount program.

You can also locate which Michigan internet service providers are offering the discount by heading to our interactive map here and clicking on the "Emergency Broadband Benefit" option.

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Keep Up With Us

Broadband leaders: Did you know that reducing network latency is now just as important as increasing bandwidth?

IXPs reduce latency, lower costs, & make the internet more resilient.

Learn more: http://bit.ly/3jdLyHt
#ConnectedNation @NewbyVentures

The Michigan High Speed Internet Listening Tour kicked off last week.

The tour will encompass thousands of miles and interact with hundreds of people.

#ConnectedNation attended some of the first stops on the tour; here's what they learned:

It's #SaferInternetDay2023! 💻 📢

#TheAchievery, a new digital learning platform from @ATT has recently added new learning units focused on cybersecurity. Keep your students safe online while learning some new skills! http://bit.ly/3s3jFCx #ConnectedNation

Kicking off #BlackHistoryMonth — @connectednation honors #BHM each February by sharing a series of blogs that highlights Black history makers who have contributed to technology

READ: Celebrating the role of Black churches in bridging the Digital Divide ➡️ http://bit.ly/36i0VYv

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