ConnectNYC Success Story:


ConnectNYC is a NYCEDC program that provides free construction and installation of fiber internet to qualified businesses., a recent recipient of ConnectNYC funding, is an online charity that makes it easy to help students in need through school donations.

Crucial to's success is the ability to connect with its national audience in a cost-efficient and seamless way. 

The nonprofit recently made the cover of Fast Company's 50 Most Innovative Companies in the World issue, the...

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Free, Reliable High-Speed Broadband Wiring for Your Business


Map of business-only fiber availability in New York City area as of June 30, 2012. Apply now for ConnectNYC to wire your business for the 21st century.

Are you a small or medium-sized commercial and industrial business that could benefit from free high-speed fiber broadband build-out to your business? We’re talking about reliable, steady internet access with connectivity speeds hundreds of times faster than Cable and DSL.

Take the first steps to getting fiber for your business by applying by Thursday, December 27 to the http://nycfiberchallenge...

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Expanding NYC’s Broadband Connectivity



Mayor Bloomberg and City Council Speaker Quinn yesterday announced a suite of new initiatives to expand New York City’s broadband connectivity and ensure that the City further establishes its leadership position in connectivity and technology for the 21st century.

Designed to capitalize on the growth currently taking place within the City’s technology sector by addressing critical ongoing challenges, the initiatives include a competition to build out fiber wiring for commercial and industrial buildings, a grading program for...

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