Maine

Connecting BTOP Peers to Collaborate, Learn, and Train

As part of the Broadband Technology Opportunities Project (BTOP), which is a federal stimulus program for thousands of organizations and public libraries around the country to help expand and improve broadband access, we’ve been interviewing grantees to glean their best practices, challenges, opportunities, and hopes for the projects they’re working on.

How broadband connects islands

I know people who live on islands. It's a dreamy, idyllic life for a city-slicker outsider like myself. But as most grass-is-always-greener stories go, there's a deeper, more complicated subtext to the reality of island living.