Articles related to Digital Inclusion


Digital Maturity

New Research: What ITDMs Want From Their Cloud Providers, Post Pandemic

Howard Blumenstein / Forbes / April 22

How To Address Digital Transformation Challenges In The Financial Sector

Amandeep Midha / Forbes / April 23


Broadband Connectivity

Opinion: Aggressive Broadband Work Must Be Federal Priority

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette / GovTech / April 19

Pandemic pushes California into new age of telehealth and telecommuting

Ron Mackovich / USC News / April 19

Digital Alpha Raises $1 Billion for Second Infrastructure Fund

Gillian Tan / Bloomberg / April 20

Californians want to keep working and learning from home post-pandemic, survey says

CBS News / April 20

Biden’s Budget Could Give Schools Freedom to Invest in Tech

Brandon Paykamian / GovTech / April 21

Searsport, Maine, Floats Plan for Town-Owned Internet

Abigail Curtis / GovTech / April 22

Better connectivity at home through fiber technology

Adrian Paul B. Conoza / Business World / April 22


Broadband Affordability

California’s net neutrality law and the case of zero-rating government services 

Nicol Turner Lee / Brookings Institution / April 19

Biden infrastructure plan sparks lobbying war over how to fix America’s internet

John Hendel / Politico / April 21

What Is the State of the Digital Divide?

Phil Goldstein / StateTech Magazine / April 21

Andrew Cuomo and Google’s former CEO push to cap internet prices for low-income New Yorkers

Theodore Schleifer / Vox / April 16


Broadband Services

KKR Nearing Deal to Buy Stake in Fiber Company MetroNet

Gillian Tan / Bloomberg / April 20

New York State Mandates $15-Per-Month High-Speed Internet

Larry Rulison / GovTech / April 20


Broadband Physical Infrastructure

TechTank Podcast Episode 17: With new investments in broadband infrastructure, can we finally close the digital divide

Nicol Turner Lee / Brookings Institute / April 19

Biden Infrastructure Plan Boosts Broadband and a Lot More

Jule Pattison-Gordon / GovTech / April 19

Biden Holds Bipartisan Infrastructure Talks At White House

NPR / April 19

Biden’s economic plans will help the U.S. compete with China, says former Treasury secretary

Yen Nee Lee / CNBC / April 21

As covid relief money floods in, pandemic-battered cities see a chance to transform

Griff Witte / The Washington Post / April 20

Senate Republicans propose $568 billion infrastructure plan to counter Biden

Joey Garrison / USA Today / April 22

Hogan convenes governors, centrist members of Congress to talk infrastructure

Erin Cox / Washington Post / April 23


Disparities in Online Learning

The Challenges Black America Face with Distant and Virtual Learning During COVID-19

Stacy M. Brown / Black Press USA / April 20

After-school programs have either been abandoned or overworked during the pandemic

Amadou Diallo / PBS News Hour / April 20

All LAUSD elementary schools are reopening this week, but not all students are returning

Alex Cheney / ABC7 / April 20


Digital Divide

Closing the Digital Divide in Rural America

Phil Goldstein / StarTech Magazine / April 23

Dane County, Wisc., Addresses Digital Divide With Task Force

Emily Hamer / GovTech / April 23

The Pandemic Forced Us To Adopt New Habits: Now It’s Time To Embrace Them

Enrique Dans / Forbes / April 16

COVID-19 Vaccine Passports: What You Need To Know

Sanjana Karanth / HuffPost / April 20

A New Mexico school sent all kids back in person in one day. We followed a teacher to see how it went.

Erin Richards / USA Today / April 20

HIPAA, the health privacy law that’s more limited than you think, explained

Sara Morrison / Vox / April 20

Managing The ‘Stress Test’: A Post Covid-19 Agenda For Older Persons

London Business School / April 20