How Many People in the U.S. Have Fiber?
Fiber-optic internet is the newest, fastest internet available—but it isn’t easy to access everywhere in the United States. In fact, connecting to the web via fiber-optics isn’t a possibility for the majority of people in the U.S., and fiber’s spread has been frustratingly slow and cumbersome. Curious to know why fiber hasn’t spread across the […]
10 Stand-Out Films and TV Shows Set in Wisconsin
When most non-locals think of Wisconsin, they picture cheese, cold winters, and the Green Bay Packers—which is a shame, because Wisconsin has also earned its rightful place as a stellar location for Hollywood films. While Paul Feig’s Bridesmaids (2011) is probably the best-known, most recent example, Wisconsin films have been making a splash in the […]
Your State’s Favorite Lifetime Movie
Lifetime launched in 1984, and since then, it’s overturned expectations, revolutionized TV, and had an undeniably major cultural impact. Don’t believe us? Hollywood pulls some of its best talent from Lifetime movies—think Rob Lowe, Zac Efron, Sarah Paulson, Reese Witherspoon, Kristen Bell…the list goes on and on. And even in 2018, Lifetime remains one of […]
Now Streaming: Spring 2018
Spring is here and while you might not be spending quite as much time indoors as you have over the last few months, streaming networks are going to be releasing a lot of quality programming. This will come in especially handy if you live somewhere that gets a lot of April showers before May flowers— […]
A Brief Overview of Net Neutrality
Net Neutrality is a term that is now loosely used to describe a series of rules within the Telecommunications Act which have been used to regulate Internet Service Providers (ISPs). The term was first coined by Law Professor Tim Wu in a paper that was published in 2002. While the original Telecommunications act was established […]
Which Hallmark Movie Is Your State In Love With?
Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and if you’re like more than half of all Americans, you’re already stockpiling chocolate, roses, and candy galore. You might also be about to indulge in one of America’s most popular February pastimes: watching your favorite Hallmark movies. “Their movies are as comforting as programming can be,” said […]