rural

Moveable

MIT Invented a Tool That Allows Driverless Cars to Navigate Rural Roads Without a Map

Mapping rural areas is a barrier to autonomous vehicles operating in those areas, but cars might not need maps at all.
Tracey Lindeman
5.7.18
Broadband Land

Rural America Is Building Its Own Internet Because No One Else Will

Big Telecom has little interest in expanding to small towns and farmlands, so rural America is building its own solutions.
Kaleigh Rogers
8.29.17
double-edged swords

Amazon Prime Is a Blessing and a Curse For Remote Towns

If access to Prime is reduced, or in some cases, cut off, it can leave many remote towns in the lurch.
Kaleigh Rogers
7.13.17
Hoser Things

Canada Is Investing $10M to Give 22 Rural Communities High-Speed Internet

Hosers rejoice.
Jordan Pearson
7.11.17
deforestation

Rural Communities Are Losing More Forests Than Urban Ones

Americans now live 14 percent farther from forests than they did in 1990.
Grennan Milliken
2.22.17
video

Hydrodipping: The 'Redneck' Artform Taking YouTube by Storm

Water transfer printing has taken hunting culture and internet viral video culture by storm.
Oliver Lee Bateman
1.21.17
News

Everyone Should Have High-Speed Internet Access, CRTC Rules

And connections are about to get a lot faster.
Jordan Pearson
12.21.16
Canada

Give Even More Power to Canada's Big Telecoms, Think Tank Says

History suggests this might not be a great idea.
Jordan Pearson
10.21.16
News

In Canada’s North, a Single Satellite Outage Means Losing Basic Services

No ATMs, no flights, no internet.
Jordan Pearson
10.3.16
Gaming

'Pokémon Go' in Rural Texas Is a Different Kind of Fun

You might have to fork out some cash to actually see pokemon, but there are other attractions to rural Pokémon Go.
Leif Johnson
7.18.16
Country

City Birds Are Angrier Than Country Birds

A new study finds that birds in the city are more aggressive than birds in the country.
Daniel Oberhaus
7.16.16
News

At Shoal Lake 40, Trudeau Vows to Close Digital Divide

The prime minister revealed few details of the plan.
Jordan Pearson
5.3.16
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