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Small Business Saturday

By Connected Nation

Today is Small Business Saturday and we're encouraging our friends to help us celebrate by supporting small local businesses in your community!  Even though these businesses are small, they’re using technology to make a big impact on their local economies. We're doing our part by connecting these businesses and giving them the tools to succeed. 
Did you know? •       There are more than 6.3 million small businesses* in the United States, and they earn nearly $892 billion annually in online sales. •       On average, small businesses that use broadband and have a website earn $...

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Bastrop County Becomes First Connected Community in Texas!

By CTX Staff

Earlier today, Bastrop County celebrated their designation as a Connected Certified Community with the presentation of the county’s new Technology Action Plan!  Bastrop County has been working hand-in-hand with Connected Texas through the Connected Community Engagement Program to assess the local broadband landscape, identify gaps, and establish actionable goals and objectives to increase broadband access, adoption, and use for communities, families, organizations, and businesses throughout their county. It was a huge step forward to broadband adoption in the Lone Star State and a great day for our Connected Texas organization! We're...

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