From computer programs that regulate moisture sensors to smartphone apps that allow growers to monitor market data, most facets of agriculture continue their shift to digital platforms. This transition makes reliable internet access no longer a luxury, but a necessity.
Americans can begin applying for $50 off their monthly internet bill as part of an emergency government program to keep people connected durin…
Nebraska lawmakers advanced a bill to spend $40 million on expanding broadband services after rejecting an amendment that would have allowed cities and towns to enter the services market.
Nebraska state senators advanced a bill that would require broadband projects to provide dramatically faster internet speeds in order to receive certain sources of funding from the state.
Allowing internet providers to attach devices to utility poles can strengthen broadband access in rural counties.
In the 21st century's wired economy, high-speed broadband service is increasingly critical in business operations, agriculture, school instruction and personal life.
Sound legislative proposals at the Legislature point to progress ahead in extending broadband service in Nebraska's rural areas.
Amanda Sindelar has another box she can check.
Rural broadband can be expensive and difficult to provide, but massive amounts of money have been directed to that effort. So why isn't high-speed internet more available in rural Nebraska?
The Nebraska Regional Officials Council is encouraging anyone with internet access to test a device’s internet speed.
Nebraska needs to invest in high-speed internet for rural areas in order to expand the economy and educate schoolchildren, says Gov. Ricketts. 'We've got to have this infrastructure. It's basic.'
A statewide broadband speed testing initiative launched by the Nebraska Regional Officials Council will provide a clearer view of the gaps in …
"Before the pandemic hit, we knew that spotty Internet access for rural and economically needy families was an impediment to equity in education."
With no computer or internet at home, Raegan Byrd's homework assignments present a nightly challenge: How much can she get done using just her smartphone?
LINCOLN — Nebraska's rural areas are struggling with a major shortage of high-speed Internet, and people who live there are most likely paying…
There is a way around the notoriously sluggish Internet in West Virginia. You just need a car and some time.
Over the past two years, OPL has worked to improve broadband speeds, and recently jumped from 17 mbps on cable modems to 500 mbps on fiber at every location.
LINCOLN — In the 13 years since Nebraska lawmakers made a serious push to expand rural broadband service in the state, Kristen Gottschalk said…