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Chattanooga uses smart city network to give students free internet access

Chattanooga uses smart city network to give students free internet access

HCS EdConnect families will have more than enough broadband capacity and data to participate in video-based learning and other high bandwidth educational applications.

San Diego seeks to plug digital divide with end-of-life city computers

San Diego seeks to plug digital divide with end-of-life city computers

It is proposing a partnership with San Diego Futures Foundation which would provide thousands of computers to families in need and reduce the future costs of recycling the technology.

AT&T and  San José join forces to close digital divide

AT&T and San José join forces to close digital divide

IoT solutions will expand community wi-fi and smart city solutions will be used to address critical issues and help make San José one of the most innovative cities in Silicon Valley.

Detroit appoints director of digital inclusion

Detroit appoints director of digital inclusion

Joshua Edmonds’ task is to reduce the digital divide and says his goal is to make Detroit a national model for digital inclusion.

Suffolk councils seek to close digital divide

Suffolk councils seek to close digital divide

Innovate UK-funded project to connect people, promote independence and enable greater productivity in public services

Telefónica calls for people-centred digital deal

Telefónica calls for people-centred digital deal

The telecoms company says such a deal should be the result of public-private cooperation to guarantee digital inclusion