Newport County is getting left behind while other communities receive fiber broadband. Consider unforeseen purposes, such as during the early days of electrification and the Internet. Folks didn't think they would have much use for either initially. A high tech economy has minimal ecological impact and facilitates location agnostic real-time collaboration while allowing for living in a desirable area.
“Most technologies get deployed for a single purpose, and people tend to fight against expanding from there,” says Chahil. “When it happens, new worlds suddenly open up.” -WIRED