Eight big ideas win $1.6 million in connectivity challenge
New initiatives and projects are being awarded for ingenuity that could bring internet connectivity where today there's little or none.
Wireless broadband challenge funds 20 winning ideas in first phase
The design phase of a national competition is complete. Organizers say they're impressed by the creative concepts for bridging the digital divide and assisting during emergencies.
States fight back against net neutrality repeal
Politicians and policymakers are finding new ways to ensure the FCC's policy reversal does not stand.
NYC wants a way to sniff out net neutrality violators
The city's technology office is asking industry for help holding internet service providers accountable to principles of equal access and content neutrality.
Digital learning badges attract interest from city leaders
Digital badges have gained the attention of everyone from teachers to mayors, who are taking the program citywide to offer students an electronic resume.