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For Inveneo, Addressing the Global Digital Divide Calls for Business, Not Charity

Pro Journo | Posted 07.03.2013 | Impact
Pro Journo

By focusing on the long-term impact on local economies, Inveneo prudently sidesteps many of the issues with international nonprofits that critics raise.

Georgia's Internet Uprising

Timothy Karr | Posted 05.12.2013 | Technology
Timothy Karr

Municipal broadband networks have been gaining traction across the country. It's easy to see why: In many rural and low-income communities, privately offered broadband services are nonexistent.

Is Free Public WiFi Possible?

Timothy Karr | Posted 02.06.2013 | Technology
Timothy Karr

We have a long way to go to get public WiFi for all, but it's vital that we get to work right now. To promote affordable WiFi options, the FCC has to follow through and increase the amount of spectrum that is available for open networks.

5 Stupid Ways to Ruin Your Credit, Go Broke and Have Your Kid Wind Up on a Milk Carton

Adam Levin | Posted 07.12.2012 | Money
Adam Levin

Hey, I like new toys as much as the next guy, but it's time to grow up, America. We need to learn to walk softly, even when we're carrying a fat wallet.

On Public Wi-Fi? Your News May Be Hacked

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Meet Newstweek, a hidden device engineered to hack news items being read at public WiFi hotspots (cafes, libraries, airports, etc.). Both nefarious ...

The Zombie Network: Beware 'Free Public WiFi'

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

If you use your PC to access the Internet in public places, you've probably seen the "Free Public WiFi" network and tried connecting to it. You may ha...