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NDIA webinar set for Feb. 7: "Digital Inclusion Data 101"

I am very excited about this webinar – it will help practitioners better use data to advocate for digital inclusion…

NDIA Webinar Set For Feb. 7: “Digital Inclusion Data 101”

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Conferences

Lifeline Broadband Update Webinar Feb 21

Promises to be a good discussion from NDIA (National Digital Inclusion Alliance)…

The addition of broadband service to Lifeline occurred in December.  NDIA affiliates spend a lot of time and energy  searching for and keeping track of low-cost broadband offers for their community members.  

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Policy

New Pew Report: tracking the rise of technology use from 2000 to 2016

It’s interesting to see the trajectories of use of technologies in the last 15 years in Pew’s latest report on technology use. The graph below really spells most of it out… 180 more words

Digital Divide

Broadband Opportunity Council progress report: much was done, much remains and plan is to continue on

The Broadband Opportunity Council (BOC) released a progress report. Like many of the reports that have been released by federal agencies, it’s a benchmark of what has happened and what remains to be done. 351 more words

Policy

Lucasfilm Has 'No Plans' To Digitally Recreate Carrie Fisher For Upcoming 'Star Wars' Film

Lucasfilm is shooting down growing rumours claiming the ‘Star Wars’ franchise is planning to digitally recreate Carrie Fisher after her shocking death.

In an unusual move by the studio, Lucasfilm released a statement Friday addressing the false claims: “We don’t normally respond to fan or press speculation, but there is a rumour circulating that we would like to address,” the statement began. 226 more words

Movies

City Mouser, Country Mouser

Folks might be surprised to learn that lots of farms did without electricity until nearly halfway through the 20th Century. It wasn’t because they were sticks-in-the-mud or Amish. 586 more words

Who's Nose, Who's Fist?