Comcast and the U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development Collaborate to Close the Digital Divide

On Friday, Comcast and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) ConnectHome initiative announced Internet Essentials, the nation’s largest high-speed Internet program for low-income families, is expanding eligibility to include public housing and HUD-assisted residents living in Comcast’s service area. This means that an estimated total of up to 2 million HUD-assisted homes,…