Recent News

Below are the latest news stories and press releases from Connect Nevada.
Thursday, May 31, 2012

News Release: Connect Nevada Releases New Broadband Access Figures

Research shows that broadband access gap in Nevada shrinking; 97.9% of residents now have access to fixed broadband speeds of 3 Mbps download Explore the Maps View the Access Tables Carson City – New research unveiled today by Connect Nevada shows that the broadband availability gap in the state continues to shrink, with 97.9% of Nevada residents...
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Thursday, May 10, 2012

Recent News: Douglas 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 Minden, NV – Douglas community 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 broadband....
Tuesday, May 08, 2012

News Release: Esmeralda 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 Goldfield, NV – Esmeralda community 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...
Thursday, May 03, 2012

News Release: Connect Nevada Report Details Broadband’s Impact on Businesses & Economy

Survey of business technology adoption shows broadband an economic driver vital to continuing recovery Access the widget Download the report Carson City, NV – Connect Nevada today released a comprehensive report detailing the key role broadband plays in business performance and the implications for a continuing economic recovery. Online sales in...
Tuesday, April 17, 2012

News Release: Connect Nevada Unveils Innovative New Broadband Mapping Tool

Interactive Map Offers Unique Tools to View Nevada’s Technology Landscape, Guide Expansion Efforts Access My ConnectView here Carson City – Connect Nevada today unveiled an innovative new broadband mapping tool offering unmatched views of Nevada’s technology landscape. The mapping tool, called My ConnectView, is a valuable tool for consumers...
Wednesday, April 11, 2012

News Release: Connect Nevada Releases Report on Hispanics and Technology Adoption

Report finds Nevada Hispanics Falling Behind in Technology Adoption Download in English                                           ...
Tuesday, March 27, 2012

News Release: Nye County Leaders Join Statewide Technology Effort

Area leaders enlist in Connected program to bridge technology gap, boost economy, and pave way for improved quality of life Pahrump, NV – Nye community leaders have enrolled their community in an innovative program that seeks to boost the local economy and quality of life for residents though increased access, adoption, and use of broadband. Staff...
Thursday, March 01, 2012

News Release: White Pine 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 Ely, NV – White Pine community 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 broadband....
Thursday, February 16, 2012

News Release: Donation Aids in Connected Nation’s Vital Broadband Validation Efforts

Michigan’s True Gain Antennas Outfits Field Engineers WASHINGTON, DC – One of the primary tasks in the national effort to increase vital broadband access is to confirm exactly where broadband is – and is not – available. Connected Nation, the national nonprofit leading the way in promoting broadband access, adoption, and use, has been aided in its...
Monday, January 23, 2012

Connect Nevada Hires Community Technology Advisor

Carson City, NV – Connect Nevada has hired Ariel Martinez to serve as Community Technology Advisor. In that role, Martinez will coordinate and manage the activities of regional planning teams across the state, particularly in the following counties: Clark, Douglas, Esmeralda, Eureka, Lincoln, Mineral , Nye, and White Pine. He will provide “train-...