Recent News

Below are the latest news stories and press releases from Connect Nevada.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013

News Release: Connect Nevada Broadband Summit Drives Conversation about State’s Education Future

Broadband Hero Award recipients at 2013 Nevada Broadband Summit Three organizations recognized with Nevada Broadband Hero Awards Reno, NV – Yesterday, Connect Nevada and the Nevada Broadband Task Force co-hosted Learning in the Digital Space, Nevada’s third annual state Broadband Summit, at the University of Nevada Reno. The...
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Thursday, November 14, 2013

News Release: Third Annual Nevada Broadband Summit to Promote Digital Learning

Nevada broadband hero awards will be announced Register for the Summit Summit Agenda Reno, NV – Connect Nevada is gearing up for its third annual statewide Broadband Summit, which is focusing on the transformational role technology plays in education and continued learning. The speaker line-up features state and national experts including:...
Tuesday, September 10, 2013

News Release: Lander County Announces Comprehensive Technology Action Plan

Lander County moving forward with strategies to increase broadband access and use Battle Mountain, NV – Lander County, Nevada now has an action plan to make way for greater technology use across the community and pave the way for a brighter economic future. The Technology Action Plan was unveiled earlier this month as part of Lander...
Thursday, August 29, 2013

News Release: Eureka County Announces Comprehensive Technology Action Plan

Eureka County moving forward with strategies to increase broadband access and use Eureka, NV – Eureka County, Nevada now has an action plan to make way for greater technology use across the community and pave the way for a brighter economic future. The Technology Action Plan was unveiled earlier this month as part of Eureka...
Monday, August 26, 2013

News Release: Registration Now Open for 2013 Nevada Broadband Summit

Third annual Summit will focus on Learning in the Digital Space Carson City, NV – Registration is now open for Nevada’s third annual Broadband Summit taking place in Reno in November. The event, called Learning in the Digital Space, will bring national, state, county, and local leaders together to discuss broadband expansion and the...
Monday, July 15, 2013

News Release: White Pine County Welcomes Comprehensive Technology Plan

White Pine County proclaims commitment to economic development and quality of life with Connected community technology plan Ely, NV – White Pine County now has an action plan to make way for greater technology use across the community and pave the way for a brighter economic future. The Technology Action Plan was recently...
Monday, June 24, 2013

News Release: Connected Nation Pilots New Mobile Learning Model with AT&T, Edmodo, Kno, and Samsung

Pilot Results Find Students, Parents and Teachers Say Mobile Approach Enhances Learning Experience DALLAS, TX, June 24, 2013 — Connected Nation, a non-profit organization committed to bringing affordable high-speed Internet and broadband-enabled resources to schools, recently facilitated a trial in collaboration with AT&T, Edmodo,...
Tuesday, June 11, 2013

News Release: Connect Nevada Releases New Broadband Availability Figures

Research shows increase in availability of higher broadband speeds in the past six months Explore New Access Tables View the Map Carson City, NV – New research unveiled today by Connect Nevada reveals encouraging news for the state’s broadband landscape. Access to higher speeds of Internet service is on the rise in both urban and rural areas...
Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Recent News: Reno Families Receive Free Computers and Training

  Connect Nevada’s Every Community Online Training Held at Boys and Girls Club Reno, NV – Four local families now have new HP computers, Microsoft software, and the skills to use them thanks to the free Every Community Online (ECO) program offered by Connect Nevada. The family training took place at the Boys and Girls Club of...
Thursday, April 18, 2013

News Release: Lander County Leaders Join Innovative Broadband Expansion Effort

Area leaders enlist in Connected program to bridge technology gap, boost economy, and pave way for improved quality of life Battle Mountain, NV – Lander County leaders have enrolled their community in an innovative program that seeks to boost the local economy and quality of life for residents through increased access, adoption, and use of...