Technological Transformation

A quarter of urban Americans don't have broadband access. Here’s why

People use their laptops during "Working everywhere" event in Riga May 31, 2013. More than 150 activists with laptops and wi-fi access attended event to demonstrate the benefits of flexible working style and possibly set a new Guinness world record for "Most people who work in a specific place outside the office". REUTERS/Ints Kalnins (LATVIA - Tags: SOCIETY) - GM1E961053P01

New York, home to over 8.5 million people, has roughly 1.6 million residents who lack broadband connectivity. Image: REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

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