internet infrastructure

CivicTech

NYC’s Non-Profit DIY Internet is Taking on Verizon & More

According to New York City’s research, 40% of households lack either home or mobile broadband connection. And over 1.5 million New Yorkers lack both. This digital divide throws up massive barriers to education, employment, health, banking, social networking, and government service options. A non-profit is looking to challenge the top dogs by providing people with […]

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The Fight Over the Internet Goes Underwater

The ocean is home to more than 700,000 miles of submarine cables that carry the internet worldwide. This crucial infrastructure is at the center of a development race between the big tech companies amidst geopolitical rivalries between the world’s most powerful nations. CNBC International’s Tom Chitty explains.

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