Monday, 05 December 2016
Yancey County, located in Northwestern NC, has a population of almost 18,000 residents, hosts three large industrial manufacturers, and supports tourism around Mount Mitchell. However, most tourists and residents could not consistently access broadband in the county due to poor availability. The county found that 64% of people surveyed were unable to receive service and
Tuesday, 29 November 2016
Mars Hill, N.C. – NC Department of Information Technology Broadband Infrastructure Office spotlights the Advanced Superabrasives plant’s high-speed fiber connectivity.
Tuesday, 07 March 2017
The Edenton Chowan Partnership has been selected to participate in the Cool and Connected Program sponsored by the USDA Rural Utilities Services and the US EPA, according to Larry Lombardi, executive director of the partnership. The program offers planning assistance to communities interested in expanding their opportunity to offer broadband capabilities, Lombardi said during a
Wednesday, 01 March 2017
What would happen in 5% more businesses in your community adopted and utilized high-speed broadband – INFOGRAPHIC
Wednesday, 15 February 2017
Wednesday, 04 January 2017
In April 2016, Orange County launched a Wi-Fi to go program for citizens in their county libraries. They began with just 15 Verizon jet packs, but quickly scaled to 74 units after demand for the service became apparent. Patrons may check out a Wi-Fi to go set for three weeks with a normal fine structure.