Connect Michigan Data Says Broadband Critical For Home Business SuccessNew data released Wednesday by Connect Michigan today shows that home-based businesses are more likely than other businesses in the state to use the Internet to buy products and services, research how to make their businesses more efficient, and interact with government offices.
Schoolcraft County Launches Technology Action Plan Schoolcraft County unveiled its Technology Action Plan Wednesday at Manistique High School as part of its participation in Connect Michigan’s Connected Community Engagement Program.
Roscommon To Get Connected CertificationMichigan Public Service Commission Chairman John D. Quackenbush will take part in a community broadband announcement at 10 a.m. on Monday, June 17, in Roscommon.
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Chippewa, Luce, Mackinac Counties Launch Technology Action PlansLeaders of Mackinac, Luce, and Chippewa counties in the eastern Upper Peninsula are implementing action plans to increase broadband access, adoption, and use in the area.
Michigan Boost In Broadband Adoption Good For State Economy: New ReportTuesday, in conjunction with the 2013 Governor’s Economic Summit, Connect Michigan is releasing a report on Broadband’s Economic Impact in Michigan. Broadband access and adoption helps fuel the economy. Michigan residents conduct $17.1 million in online transactions with Michigan businesses and spend nearly $1.1 billion in online sales with these businesses annually.
UP Town Gets Broadband ServiceMadison, Wis.-based TDS Telecommunications Corp. saiid Thursday that its American Recovery and Reinvestment Act stimulus-funded broadband Internet project in Chatham, Mich. is now accessible to nearly everyone living in the area.
Connect Michigan Study: Broadband In School Boosts Test ScoresBroadband and e-learning applications expand educators’ instructional capabilities and boost students’ research and interactive opportunities -- as well as their test scores.
Connect Michigan Says Broadband Availability Edges Up
Air Advantage Launches Fiber Optic Cable Installations In Michigan ThumbAir Advantage is bringing fiber optic cable to huge portions of Huron, Sanilac and Tuscola counties in the first phase of a massive effort to bring unlimited bandwidth to some of the most remote areas of Michigan.
AT&T Expands Mobile Internet Wireless Capacity In Oakland, MacombCustomers in seven Oakland County communities and three Macomb County communities are expected to experience improved mobile Internet coverage and voice performance as a result of continued investment and innovation by AT&T.
Mackinac Bridge Part Of Broadband Expansion PlanThe Mackinac Bridge connecting Michigan's Upper and Lower peninsulas will be a key part of a plan to expand Internet service in the state.