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Beijing's 'techlash' against China's biggest internet champions

Beijing’s ‘techlash’ against China’s biggest internet champions

Over the course of 2021, the Chinese government promulgated two groundbreaking laws governing the country’s digital economy. The Data Security Law (DSL) and the Personal Information Protection Law (PIPL) were introduced throughout H1 and implemented in H2. Both pieces of legislation were part of a wider crackdown on private-sector internet giants, whose power and influence …

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AISD to install free WiFi towers to connect students without internet access at home

AISD to install free WiFi towers to connect students without internet access at home

AUSTIN (KXAN) — In an effort to provide internet access to students without WiFi, Austin Independent School District is working with the Austin City Council to install tall towers that would provide a private wireless network. The district estimates about 30% of its students don’t have reliable high-speed internet. District 1 councilwoman Natasha Harper-Madison believes …

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Mother argues with grandmother about smoking

Internet Supports Mom Keeping Baby From Chain-Smoking Grandma

Members of a popular internet forum were in staunch support of one mother who said she refuses to let her mother visit her new baby. In a viral Reddit post published on r/AmITheA**hole, Redditor u/Routine-Customer2635 described her mother as a “habitual chain smoker” and confirmed that’s why she’s her infant as far away as possible. …

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Ditch cable: Now, get Verizon Home Internet starting at $25 per month

Ditch cable: Now, get Verizon Home Internet starting at $25 per month

What you need to know: Verizon Home Internet – 5G Home Internet, Fios and LTE Home – now starts at $25 per month with AutoPay and one of our premium 5G mobile plans All Verizon Home Internet plans have no hidden fees, no annual contracts, no extra charges for required equipment, and now the price …

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Internet, phone connections knocked out in rural northeastern Arizona

Internet, phone connections knocked out in rural northeastern Arizona

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A telecommunications outage over the weekend left swaths of rural northeastern Arizona without internet or phone connections, knocking out credit card processors and, in some cases, easy access to emergency services. The outage caused by a sabotage of a Frontier Communications fiber line left local officials in …

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Governments of Canada and Quebec have invested more than $1.1 million to bring high-speed Internet services to 1,171 rural Quebec households

Governments of Canada and Quebec have invested more than $1.1 million to bring high-speed Internet services to 1,171 rural Quebec households Canada NewsWire OTTAWA, ON, June 17, 2022 Rural community has access to better connectivity OTTAWA, ON, June 17, 2022 /CNW Telbec/ – Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada Today, Stéphane Lauzon, Parliamentary Secretary to …

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US Cellular shares advice during Internet Safety Month

US Cellular shares advice during Internet Safety Month

BANGOR, Maine (WABI) – This June, US Cellular is reminding parents to play an active role in their children’s internet use. It’s “Internet Safety Month,” which comes as studies show that young children’s online use is going up. June was chosen as the commemorative month because kids will have more free time as the school …

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June 17 - Xfinity stores now offering sign-ups for Internet Essentials Plus and Affordable Connectivity Program |  Technology & Innovation

June 17 – Xfinity stores now offering sign-ups for Internet Essentials Plus and Affordable Connectivity Program | Technology & Innovation

June 17, 2022 – Assistance is now available at more than 500 Xfinity stores nationwide, including threeSavannah-area locations, for eligible customers who want to sign up for Internet Essentials Plus, a service that includes 100 Mbps speed, a modem, access to millions of WiFi hotspots, and unlimited data for $29.95 per month. During their visit, …

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Many rural students still lack fast Internet access

Many rural students still lack fast Internet access

Placeholder while article actions load It was February 2020, and Allen Fort was fed up. He was tired, he said, of all the “yak, yak, yak” without any meaningful change to help poor, rural school districts like his. “Haven’t we ‘talked’ enough?” the longtime schools superintendent of Taliaferro County, Ga., wrote in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. …

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