Maine’s got faster Internet than Mongolia, but not many other places, study finds

Ghengis Khan lays seige on Beijing, probably seeking a good wifi signal, in this 1429 artistic rendering.

Using the results of Akamai Technologies’ new State of the Internet report, the Washington Post today mapped out the states based on relative Internet speeds, with Maine’s average peak speeds of 40.4 megabits-per-second down at No. 40 among the 50 states and Washington, D.C. While Maine’s Internet speeds lagged way behind the nation-leading Delaware, which boasts blazing […]

Bad Parking March Madness — Waterville was a contendah.

Streetsblog USA, a site which aims to connect people with information about sustainable transportation and livable communities, is getting in on the March Madness madness by focusing on terrible parking lots. In this month’s third annual “Parking Madness” competition, the blog has invited readers to seed the bracket by sending in photos “of the sorriest […]