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AT&T: Planet

How do we connect a world of 7 billion without inhibiting our natural environment's ability to support us? It is a daunting, exciting and critical challenge, and we are working hard toward meeting it every day. - See more at:

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Cutting-Edge Technology Could Help Our Earth: My Time at CTIA Super Mobility 2016
My descent into Las Vegas last month was an important reminder of the imminent – but not inevitable – water crisis facing the United States.  Even from the sky and a slightly blurred airplane window, it was impossible to miss the white markings, or “bathtub rings,” surrounding Lake Mead. These rings are visible evidence of the serious water problem plaguing the country....
Oct 11, 2016 12:35 PM ET
Our Summer with an EDF Climate Corps Fellow
How do you measure the environmental impact of a smart city? It’s a central question for municipalities across the country that are looking for ways to make cities more efficient and resilient while delivering better services to their citizens. It is not, however, a question with a lot of clear answers – which is why we were so excited to work with ...
Sep 28, 2016 1:40 PM ET
Footprints and Handprints: The Journey to Measure our Full Impact Begins
One year ago this month, the United Nations adopted a new group of 17 global goals – the Sustainable Development Goals. To say that the goals are ambitious is an understatement. Goals like “no poverty,” “zero-hunger,” “ensure inclusive and quality education for all,” and “take urgent action to combat climate...
Sep 23, 2016 10:35 AM ET
5G Cellular Evolution: Why It Will be a Foundation for Smart Cities
The power of connectivity is transforming all industries and forward-thinking cities. This digital transformation is driving the next generation of wireless access—5G—targeting commercial availability around 2020. Just as 4G/LTE technology enabled the explosion of smartphones, mobile applications, and mobile commerce, the evolution to 5G will enable rapidly...
Sep 6, 2016 1:45 PM ET
Harnessing Grit, Passion and the Power of Technology to Make a Difference
Those of us GRI-trained reporting-types know that when putting together a sustainability report, we can find ourselves lost in the details – aggregating pages of data, writing countless stories, holding hundreds of meetings with colleagues, and securing approvals for every detail of a final report. This year, it was no different for my team as we put together AT&T’s sustainability report,...
Aug 3, 2016 9:55 AM ET