Efforts to narrow digital divide in the US

The new US telecommunications regulator is pledging to narrow what's been called the digital divide.

    Washington DC - The new US telecommunications regulator is pledging to narrow what's been called the digital divide.

    The promise of broadband internet is still elusive for many low-income, elderly and rural Americans either owing to high costs or poor to non-existent high-speed service in some areas.


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