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These Aren't The Clip-On Glasses You Dreaded as a Kid

* Best suited for broad oval faces
* Made from “Classic Tortoise” cellulose acetate from Northern Italy
* Rose gold metalwork anchors used throughout

Have you been desperately searching for a pair of new sunglasses but find yourself needing a pair of regular glasses as well? 211 more words

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Digital Divide

Digital Divide is defined as- the gulf between those who have ready access to computers and the Internet, and those who do not.

Also defined as- the socioeconomic and other disparities between those people who have opportunities and skills enabling them to benefit from digital resources, especially the Internet, and those who do not have these opportunities or skills. 203 more words

Wikipedia Is Not Free in Nepal Because of a Cellphone Company

Wikipedia used to be free on mobile in Nepal. When a service doesn’t get counted against a mobile subscriber’s data plan, that’s called a “zero rating.” In places where the dominant online encyclopedia is free, it’s called  970 more words

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The Revolution Has Been Tweeted

On February 2017, the editor of Foreign Policy magazine David Rothkopf published a podcast focusing on digital diplomacy. Titled “The Revolution will be Tweeted”, the podcast attempted to examine the manner in which digital technologies are changing the DNA of diplomacy. 1,589 more words

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Unveiling Net Inclusion: The National Digital Inclusion Summit Site Tours

The Net Inclusion: The National Digital Inclusion Summit is coming to St Paul May 16-17. It’s going to be a great time to hear from practitioners, scholars and policymakers all over the US working hard to expand access to and use of broadband. 468 more words

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Big Data on the way YOU work

Totally by accident, something popped up on LinkedIn this morning which turns out was a glorified advert for an IoT/PowerBI dashboard solution which tracks employee performance in relationship to their environment. 293 more words

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Better Together – Strengthening Adult Learning Communities - May 15 in St Paul

Looks like an interesting conference – it happens the day before the National Digital Inclusion conference

Please join us for Better Together, a gathering of colleagues from adult education, libraries, and workforce development that will focus on how collaborative digital literacy efforts can increase communities’ capacity to improve adult literacy and workforce outcomes for Minnesotans.

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