Items tagged "digital inclusion"
How Congress is Moving to Close the Digital DivideOctober 9, 2020 Affordable Broadband , Broadband , Broadband Access , broadband mapping , Congress , digital equity , digital inclusion , FCC , internet inequality , Lifeline
My morning routine usually consists of waking up, checking my email, making coffee, and signing on to a Zoom meeting. While I do this, my Mom is also on Zoom teaching her class and my Dad is on a conference call. These things typically happen without any hiccups and we usually think nothing of it. […]Read More
Public Knowledge Welcomes Digital Equity Act to Help Close Digital DivideApril 11, 2019 Broadband , Digital Divide , digital equity , digital inclusion , Rural Broadband Access
Today, Senator Murray (D-WA) introduced the “Digital Equity Act of 2019” to help close the digital divide by improving digital inclusion among groups that have historically lacked broadband access. The bill would enable these communities to access the technologies and digital literacy programs essential to using broadband internet today.Read More