News from past year
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- Illinois Telehealth Initiative Launched to Improve Adoption
- Ryan Mcaskill, mHealth Intelligence, Feb 24, 2015
Several hospitals and technology companies have come together to start the Illinois Telehealth Initiative.
- Illinois Telehealth Initiative looks to improve, expand virtual care
- Meg Graham, Blue Sky, Chicago Tribune, Feb 24, 2015
- How Partnership for a Connected Illinois is trying to take telehealth statewide
- 14 Illinois Locations Register to Compete for America's Best Communities’ Title
- Andrea Fast, Frontier Communications, Feb 23, 2015
- Deadline for applications March 25, 2015
- The Illinois Telehealth Initiative Launches to Aid the Country's Projected Physician Shortage
- Will Flanagan, Chicago Inno, Feb 23, 2015
- Illinois Telehealth Initiative launches, strives to bring telehealth to all residents of Illinois.
- FCC’S NEW BROADBAND DEFINITION BRINGS FASTER SPEEDS TO iTV-3 CUSTOMERS
- Feb 17, 2015
Local provider iTV-3 announces speed increase at no charge to existing customers
- ILLINOIS GOVERNOR BRUCE RAUNER ANNOUNCES FORMATION OF NEW INNOVATION COUNCIL DURING VISIT TO 1871
- Feb 13, 2015
- Governor Appoints Laura Frerichs and Mark Glennon to Lead New Council Designed to Develop Innovation Clusters, Attract Resources, Develop and Retain Talent, and Foster Collaboration Through the Illinois Technology Community
- 2015 State of the State Addresses: Is Technology on the Agenda?
- BY STEVE TOWNS, NOELLE KNELL, ELAINE PITTMAN, JESSICA MULHOLLAND, Government Technology, Feb 9, 2015
- To find technology in this year’s speeches, you often need to read between the lines.
- Businesses: Are you successful because of broadband?
- Dustin Duncan, Southern Business Journal, Feb 3, 2015
- AT&T and Connect SI announced an awards program to recognize small businesses in Southern Illinois using broadband as part of its success
- Super Bowl ad Promotes Need for Broadband
- Heidi Bruce, Broadband Illinois, Feb 2, 2015
Estella's Brilliant Bus brings technology to children in need
- BroadbandUSA Makes Its Debut
- Nicole Blake Johnson, StateTech, Jan 29, 2015
- Learn how the federal initiative will help communities expand access to high-speed Internet service
- Visualizing the Digital Divide in Chicago [Map]
- Will Flanagan, ChicagoInno, Jan 29, 2015
- The city of Chicago has launched numerous efforts to elminate the digital divide in every neighborhood
- Mayor Emanuel, Chicago Public Library Announce “Internet To Go” Tech Lending Program
- City of Chicago, Mayor's Press Office, Jan 28, 2015
- Pilot Program Allows Residents To Check Out Wi-Fi Hotspots and Tablets
- 5 Ways Unmanned Drones Could Affect the American Food Supply
- Mary Clark Jalonick, Yahoo News, Jan 26, 2015
- From herding cattle to applying pesticides, unmanned drones are revolutionizing American farming
- Three U.S. Communities Among 'Top 7 Intelligent Communities of 2015'
- Justine Brown, Government Technology, Jan 22, 2015
Arlington County, Va., Columbus, Ohio, and Mitchell, S.D., are considered "the best on the planet to teach us how we should go about planning the future."
- Texas prisons try telemedicine to curb spending
- Seema Yasmin, Dallas Morning News, Jan 21, 2015
- With healthcare costs rising for Texas inmates, prisons seek ways to cut costs
- 3 Ways Schools Can Stretch Their Technology Dollars
- Tanya Roscorla, Government Technology, Jan 20, 2015
New York City schools take a look at staffing, the type of equipment they purchase and ways to extend the life of technology.
- Chicago Educators Welcome Proposal to Protect Students' Digital Privacy
- Vikki Ortiz Healy, Chicago Tribune, Jan 20, 2015
Some technology requires teachers or students to enter all sorts of data, thus raising the question educators had not faced before: Will information a teacher or child shares stay available in cyberspace?
- Report Finds Strong Link Between Broadband and Population Growth
- Joan Engebretson, Telecompetitor, Jan 20, 2015
- U.S. counties with the highest broadband availability levels are seeing the greatest population growth
- BroadbandUSA Effort to Assist Communities with Broadband Plans
- Larry Strickling, NTIA, Jan 19, 2015
- NTIA's BroadbandUSA program will help cities create partnerships, promote adoption, and assist with infrastructure projects
- Network Could Put City in Online Fast-Lane
- Nick Draper, Jacksonville Journal Courier, Jan 19, 2015
- Jacksonville in talks to update broadband network, possibly become a gigabit city
- New Year, New Threats: Electronic Health Record Cyberattacks
- Nora O'Brien, Jan 19, 2015
The recent flood of cyberattacks means that hackers are relentless and more sophisticated than ever before.
- State of the Union: Ready for bipartisan cyber action
- Dan Lohrmann, Jan 19, 2015
- This should be the year that significant bipartisan progress is made on cybersecurity legislation, with new laws set to pass on issues ranging from data breach notification to sharing sensitive cyber intelligence between the public and private sectors. In fact, since President Obama and Republican congressional leaders can't agree on much else, cybersecurity action is moving to center stage.
- State Says 80 Percent of Mainers 'Unserved' by Broadband
- Whit Richardson, Portland Press Herald, Jan 19, 2015
The ConnectME Authority, which oversees the state’s broadband service, on Friday adopted a new standard to define adequate service levels.
- President Obama Announces Plans for Next-Generation Broadband Connectivity
- Heidi Bruce, Broadband Illinois, Jan 15, 2015
- Announcement means better connectivity and less red-tape for Illinois and the United States
- 9 Things Computers Can do Now That They Couldn't do a Year Ago
- Ciara Byrne, Jan 14, 2015
- 2014 had its fair share of "firsts" in hardware, software, and robotics
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