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How does broadband make a difference? Here are a few Minnesota examples

The Blandin Foundation recently held a meeting of cooperative broadband providers. One of the get started question was – What cool/unexpected way are people using your network? 445 more words

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PCs for People distributes computers in Sherburne County

Digital inclusion has come up in a lot of meetings I’ve attended lately. One consistent roadblock noted by technology non-users is the cost of the equipment. 210 more words

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Promoting Better Broadband in Sherburne County

Sherburne County recently received funds from the Blandin Foundation (through the Blandin Broadband Communities initiative) to support efforts to encourage better broadband in the area. 298 more words

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Webinar Archive: Free Blandin Webinar July 9: Creative Spaces, Creative Places

Thanks to everyone who participated in the webinar this week. Below is the archive, description and PPTs.

Does broadband promote creativity? Not alone it doesn’t but it can be an ingredient that spurs or supports a community effort. 231 more words

Conferences

Blandin Broadband e-News June 2015: Broadband a utility? How to address commnity broadband...

Monthly Recap of News from the Blandin on Broadband Blog

Is Broadband a Utility?
Earlier this year, the FCC declared that they would treat broadband as a utility. 1,152 more words

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Webinar Archive: Free Blandin Webinar June 18: NTIA’s Broadband Program

Here are the notes, video and materials from yesterday’s webinar…

Description:

Join Laura Breeden from the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) to learn more about their BroadbandUSA program, and their role in coordinating the President’s overall Broadband Initiative, including the anticipated White House-hosted broadband summit. 154 more words

Policy

Free Blandin Webinar June 18: NTIA’s Broadband Program

Everyone is invited to the next free webinar hosted by the Blandin Foundation…

Thursday, June 18 from 3-4pm
Register Here

NTIA’s Broadband Program

Join Laura Breeden from the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) to learn more about their BroadbandUSA program, and their role in coordinating the President’s overall Broadband Initiative, including the anticipated White House-hosted broadband summit. 154 more words

MN