The Path Forward: Bridging the Broadband Gap with AT&T CEO John Stankey

Washington Post | Nov 21, 2020 at 8:46 AM

21 million Americans are not connected to high-speed internet today. With school closures and remote work due to the pandemic, the divide between those with broadband and those without has been more starkly realized than ever before. AT&T CEO John Stankey joins Washington Post Live in conversation with Washington Post columnist David Ignatius to discuss how the telecommunications giant is working to enable the adoption of high-speed internet in communities that need it most. They will also discuss the national security concerns surrounding 5G and how artificial intelligence is impacting the industry. Watch live on Friday, Dec. 4 at 2:00 p.m. ET.

The Future of Work

Washington Post | Nov 21, 2020 at 8:46 AM

Join Washington Post Live on Thursday, December 3rd at 11:00am E.T., as Washington Post economics correspondent Heather Long hosts discussions with top lawmakers and CEOs to assess the fiscal impact of mobile-first technology, big data analytics, gig work, and new workforce paradigms. We’ll also examine social safety nets and private partnerships that can support the shifts in the country’s rapidly evolving workforce, as well as emerging legislation on Capitol Hill that will be addressing all of these concerns.

The weekly weird

Dawn | Nov 21, 2020 at 8:13 AM

Al-Kilany, who previously made headlines when he and his fiancé, Pia Legora, held their engagement ceremony underwater in September, was supported in his world record attempt by a team of medical experts and fellow scuba divers.

The Path Forward: Bridging the Broadband Gap with AT&T CEO John Stankey

Washington Post | Nov 21, 2020 at 2:46 AM

21 million Americans are not connected to high-speed internet today. With school closures and remote work due to the pandemic, the divide between those with broadband and those without has been more starkly realized than ever before. AT&T CEO John Stankey joins Washington Post Live in conversation with Washington Post columnist David Ignatius to discuss how the telecommunications giant is working to enable the adoption of high-speed internet in communities that need it most. They will also discuss the national security concerns surrounding 5G and how artificial intelligence is impacting the industry. Watch live on Friday, Dec. 4 at 2:00 p.m. ET.