How $65 billion service plan will impact you

The Senate’s $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure plan includes a $65 billion investment in broadband that the White House said will “deliver reliable, affordable, high-speed internet to every household.” It may not actually achieve that, but it’s a major step in that direction. The broadband funding is a “great down payment” […]

Infrastructure bill advances by bipartisan vote in Senate

WASHINGTON – The Senate could pass a sweeping infrastructure bill by this weekend now that it cleared an important procedural hurdle Wednesday.  By a vote of 67-32, senators voted to advance the bipartisan bill – the largest transportation bill in U.S. history – clearing the way for one of President Joe Biden’s key […]

Measuring internet poverty

For the majority of the world, it is impossible to think of life without the internet. Think about life and work during COVID-19 when internet connectivity and digitalization were among the most necessary aspects of daily life. The internet allows us to stay entertained, informed, and, most importantly, connected. The […]