Gov’t says up to 10 pct in US lack good Internet

AP – “As many as one in 10 Americans can’t get Internet connections that are fast enough for common online activities such as watching video or teleconferencing, and two thirds of schools have broadband connections that are too slow to meet their needs. Those are some of the conclusions from the Commerce Department as it unveiled a detailed, interactive online map showing what types of high-speed Internet connections are available – or missing – in every last corner of the country.

The national broadband map, which was mandated by the 2009 economic stimulus bill, went live Thursday…”

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