0
Broadband

Next Century Cities launches in 32 cities

Tuesday 21 October 2014 | 14:58 CET | News
Thirty-two cities have launched Next Century Cities, a bipartisan, city-to-city initiative dedicated to ensuring the availability of broadband internet for all communities. The cities and their elected leaders are coming together to recognise the importance of gigabit-level internet and its ability to attract new businesses and create jobs, improve health care and education, and connect residents to new opportunities. 

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Internet
Countries: United States
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Boise becomes 100th member of Next Century City group

Published 09 Jul 2015 15:56 CET | United States
Boise, Idaho, has become the 100th US city to join the Next Century Cities initiative, launched in October 2014, to bring ...

Over half of US broadband households have OTT video service

Published 26 Sep 2014 20:06 CET | United States
Among US broadband households, 55 percent subscribe to an over-the-top (OTT) video service, opening up new opportunities for ...

Half the world online by 2017 - UN Broadband Commission

Published 22 Sep 2014 14:41 CET | World
Over half of the global population will be able to access the internet within just three years, according to the latest State of ...