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Mississippi broadband internet expansion ‘pedal to the metal’ as federal money flows

Geoff Pender, mississippitoday.orgApril 8, 2021 The state Public Service Commission this week has awarded $268 million to local electric cooperatives...

Covid Put Remote Abortion to the Test. Supporters Say It Passed.

April 5, 2021 by Rebecca Grant Last summer, Cindy Adam and Lauren Dubey received the news they had hoped for,...

AI-Powered Content Filtering Adds New Protection Powers

Recent innovations give content filtering greater impact and broader use in improving student learning and engagement overall for schools. by...

Dodgy internet connection? Here’s what might be behind it

Andrew Moore, Anglia Ruskin University and Adrian Winckles, Anglia Ruskin UniversityMarch 18, 2021 For most people, diagnosing a dodgy internet...

A year into remote learning, de Blasio starts seeking bids for low-cost broadband access

Reema Amin, Chalkbeat New YorkMar 3, 2021 As New York City approaches its year anniversary of remote schooling — an...

Apple may be the undisputed privacy leader, but it’s not doing enough

The App Store and Mail still have glaring holes. By Jason Snell MAR 2, 2021, macworld.com For years now, Apple has trumpeted its...

Elon Musk: SpaceX will double Starlink’s satellite internet speeds in 2021

Musk adds that the growing network of satellites should offer complete global coverage "by next year." Ry Crist, cnet.comFeb. 22,...

Twenty-Six Words Created the Internet. What Will It Take to Save It?

Stephen Engelberg, propublica.orgFeb. 9, 2021 ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to...

Cybersecurity Threats: The Daunting Challenge Of Securing The Internet Of Things

Chuck Brooks, forbes.comFeb 7, 2021 The Internet of Things (IoT) broadly refers to devices and equipment that are readable, recognizable, locatable,...

‘This Is Not a Game’: Internet Defenders Warn Against Gutting of Section 230—Key Law for Online Speech

"Section 230 is one of the most important laws protecting freedom of expression and human rights in the digital...