Broadband http://americancityandcounty.com/taxonomy/term/6633/more en Tapping technology to create smarter urban development http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/tapping-technology-create-smarter-urban-development <div class="node-body blog-body">Bryant Hughes, a partner at web design and technology firm Authentic Form & Function, explains why technology is a key driver in engaging interest and amplifying awareness for urban development projects.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/tapping-technology-create-smarter-urban-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/tapping-technology-create-smarter-urban-development#comments Broadband Viewpoints Tue, 04 Sep 2018 23:39:00 +0000 83051 at http://americancityandcounty.com The evolution of connectivity: Cities focus on increasing need for 5G infrastructure http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/evolution-connectivity-cities-focus-increasing-need-5g-infrastructure <div class="node-body blog-body">Phil Kelley, senior vice president of corporate development and strategy at shared communications infrastructure provider Crown Castle, explains the many benefits of implementing 5G-enabling small cells, beyond connecting with others. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/evolution-connectivity-cities-focus-increasing-need-5g-infrastructure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/evolution-connectivity-cities-focus-increasing-need-5g-infrastructure#comments Broadband Viewpoints Mon, 30 Jul 2018 21:32:00 +0000 82721 at http://americancityandcounty.com Babcock Ranch offers glimpse of how municipal sustainability, technology might look in future http://americancityandcounty.com/economic-development/babcock-ranch-offers-glimpse-how-municipal-sustainability-technology-might-look <div class="node-body article-body">The first entirely solar-powered American city has arrived, and it’s located in Florida.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/economic-development/babcock-ranch-offers-glimpse-how-municipal-sustainability-technology-might-look" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/economic-development/babcock-ranch-offers-glimpse-how-municipal-sustainability-technology-might-look#comments Economic Development Broadband Renewable Energy Tue, 12 Jun 2018 20:27:00 +0000 82261 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8px;">The red pin on this map designates Babcock Ranch&#39;s location within&nbsp;Florida. Note Tampa, Fla. in the upper left corner and West Palm Beach, Fla. in the lower right corner.</span></p> Infrastructure, connectivity, and the two-tier American economy http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/infrastructure-connectivity-and-two-tier-american-economy <div class="node-body blog-body">Strategic technology consultant Dale Neef describes several strategies for bringing high-speed broadband to rural communities.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/infrastructure-connectivity-and-two-tier-american-economy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/infrastructure-connectivity-and-two-tier-american-economy#comments Broadband Viewpoints Wed, 23 May 2018 19:45:00 +0000 82101 at http://americancityandcounty.com Email phishing attacks: A significant threat to America’s cities and counties http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/email-phishing-attacks-significant-threat-america-s-cities-and-counties <div class="node-body blog-body">Eyal Benishti, founder and CEO of phishing mitigation technologies provider IRONSCALES, explains how email phishing attacks threaten cities and counties </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/email-phishing-attacks-significant-threat-america-s-cities-and-counties" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/email-phishing-attacks-significant-threat-america-s-cities-and-counties#comments Broadband Viewpoints Wed, 04 Apr 2018 20:21:00 +0000 81481 at http://americancityandcounty.com 4 ways to make your city smarter http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/4-ways-make-your-city-smarter <div class="node-body blog-body">Ramin Massoumi, senior vice president and general manager of transportation systems business at Iteris, explains four key thought mindsets cities should adopt when preparing their cities for smart city upgrades.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/4-ways-make-your-city-smarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/4-ways-make-your-city-smarter#comments Broadband Smart Cities Viewpoints Wed, 07 Mar 2018 20:44:00 +0000 81211 at http://americancityandcounty.com Smart cities need smarter public transport http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/smart-cities-need-smarter-public-transport <div class="node-body blog-body">Jochen Apel, global vice president of Nokia's transportation segment, explains how cities can modernize the communications networks supporting their public transportation systems to bolster their smart city initiatives. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/smart-cities-need-smarter-public-transport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/smart-cities-need-smarter-public-transport#comments Broadband Smart Cities Viewpoints Wed, 28 Feb 2018 21:14:00 +0000 81121 at http://americancityandcounty.com How evolution of 5G networks and small cell technology is impacting the market and value of cell tower leases http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-evolution-5g-networks-and-small-cell-technology-impacting-market-and-value-cell-tower-lease <div class="node-body blog-body">James Kennedy, founder and CEO of cell tower lease marketplace SteepSteel, explains how local governments can protect their cell tower assets and leases as small cell technology advances. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-evolution-5g-networks-and-small-cell-technology-impacting-market-and-value-cell-tower-lease" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-evolution-5g-networks-and-small-cell-technology-impacting-market-and-value-cell-tower-lease#comments Broadband Viewpoints Wed, 21 Feb 2018 18:06:00 +0000 81051 at http://americancityandcounty.com IWCE 2018 provides cities and counties with the tech answers they need http://americancityandcounty.com/broadband/iwce-2018-provides-cities-and-counties-tech-answers-they-need <div class="field-byline"> Stacey Ortlick </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If your agency is planning, implementing or just need to know about communications technologies and trends, the 2018 International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE) can provide you with answers. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/broadband/iwce-2018-provides-cities-and-counties-tech-answers-they-need" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/broadband/iwce-2018-provides-cities-and-counties-tech-answers-they-need#comments Broadband Thu, 15 Feb 2018 20:18:00 +0000 81001 at http://americancityandcounty.com The rural connection http://americancityandcounty.com/communications/rural-connection <div class="field-byline"> Andrew Seybold </div> <div class="field-deck"> FirstNet is offering rural communities opportunities to connect digitally </div> <div class="node-body article-body">FirstNet is offering rural communities opportunities to connect digitally.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/communications/rural-connection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/communications/rural-connection#comments Communications Broadband Mon, 29 Jan 2018 23:53:00 +0000 80891 at http://americancityandcounty.com