Michigan Residential Broadband Adoption Tops National AverageThe broadband advocacy organization Connect Michigan Tuesday released new data showing that broadband adoption in Michigan is now above the national average, with 79 percent of households subscribing to broadband service in 2013, up from 67 percent in 2010.
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.
Connect Michigan: Online Sales Generate $28 Billion A Year For Michigan BusinessesOnline sales generate $28 billion a year for businesses in Michigan, according to the 2013 Business Technology Survey released Tuesday by Connect Michigan, the broadband adoption promotion group.
Marking GIS Day, Connect Michigan Releases New Broadband Availability DataTo support GIS Day, Connect Michigan announced new broadband data showing the broadband availability gap is declining.
Clare County Certified in Connected Community Engagement Program Connect Michigan applauds the efforts of Clare County for achieving certification under Connected Nation’s Connected Community Engagement Program.
Michigan Broadband Conference Connects A Big CrowdThe 2013 Michigan Broadband Conference at the Kellogg Center at Michigan State University in Lansing drew more than 300 attendees and another 150 via Livestream Friday.
Michigan Broadband Hero Awards To Be Announced At Broadband ConferenceOn Thursday, Oct. 24, Connect Michigan and the Library of Michigan are hosting the 2013 Michigan Broadband Conference at the Kellogg Center, 219 S. Harrison Road, East Lansing, beginning at 9 a.m.
Mecosta County Earns Certification As A Connected CommunityMecosta County will become the latest Michigan county to earn the designation "Connected Community" under the Connect Michigan initiative.
Livingston, Ogemaw Counties Launch Broadband PlansThursday, Sept. 19, during the annual Livingston County Economic Development meeting, Livingston County will be certified as a “Connected” community. County representatives will release a Technology Action Plan that will include results of an assessment undertaken by the county.
Michigan Home Broadband Adoption: More Work To Be DoneTurns out there are a variety of reasons to say no to broadband Internet access in the home.
2013 Michigan Broadband Conference Slated For October 24Connect Michigan, a non-profit organization facilitating the expansion of broadband access, adoption, and use throughout the state, will host a broadband and technology conference Thursday, Oct. 24.
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 County Earns Certification as a Connected CommunityOn Monday, June 17, Roscommon County will be officially certified as a Connected Community by Connect Michigan.
Connect Michigan: 97% Of State Residents Have Access To BroadbandNew research unveiled Tuesday by Connect Michigan shows that the broadband availability gap in Michigan is shrinking, with 97.33 percent of Michigan residents now having access to fixed broadband speeds of 3 megabits per second download and 768 kilobits per second upload.
Awards And Certifications From May 23The latest tech-related awards and certifications earned by Michigan's technology-focused companies, groups and individuals