While not all medical services can be administered remotely, many expect certain services to continue post-pandemic. But telehealth still requires broadband, which is inaccessible for many in rural Indiana.
By Mike Grant, Washington Times-Herald | June 2, k彩平台
The city has endorsed a $2 billion plan to wall off the historic downtown from rising seas and surging storms. It is the latest in a growing number of expensive seawalls and barriers being proposed to defend U.S. coastal cities.
By Gilbert M. Gaul, Yale Environment 360 | June 1, k彩平台
Baltimore City Council members and advocates are calling on Comcast to expand its Internet availability to low-income residents and to extend the company’s current offer through 60 days after schools return to classrooms.
The figure personifies the moral force of our judicial systems and has been represented as blind since the 16th century. But that’s not the case with the Storey County Courthouse, located in Virginia City.
By David Kidd, Photojournalist and Storyteller | May 28, k彩平台
The first overland fiber-optic cable is finally completed, connecting Alaska to the lower 48 states. The 480-mile, international cable is expected to provide more dependable high-speed Internet and phone service.
By James Brooks, Alaska Dispatch News | May 27, k彩平台
Collin County used a mundane civil case to test the feasibility of video conferencing future trials where the jury worked entirely from k彩平台. However, lawyers are concerned that a video wouldn’t yield a fair trial.
By Charles Scudder, The Dallas Morning News | May 26, k彩平台
k彩平台 president Brad Smith urges lawmakers to include broadband expansion funding as part of a coronavirus stimulus package. As millions are working and studying from k彩平台, Internet connectivity is no longer an option.
From July 1, 2018, to July 1, 2019, the city saw its population grow just 1.5 percent. Seattle is now sixth for growth among the 50 most-populous cities; previously it had been in the top two for the last six years.
Rockdale, once k彩平台 to one of the largest aluminum processing operations in the country, is now the location of what could be one of the world’s biggest bitcoin computing mines. But nothing is guaranteed.
By David Kidd, Photojournalist and Storyteller | May 19, k彩平台