Tagged: internet access

No internet, no vaccine: How lack of internet access has limited vaccine availability for racial and ethnic minorities - COVID-19

Guest Author Feb 17, 2021

Tamra Burns Loeb, University of California, Los Angeles; AJ Adkins-Jackson, Harvard University, and Arleen F. Brown, University of California, Los Angeles Racial and ethnic minority communities that lack internet access have been left behind in the race to get a COVID-19 vaccine. The average monthly cost of internet access, about US$70, can be out of reach for those … Read More

Google's fibre play – the key to NZ internet woes? - Griffin's Gadgets

Peter Griffin Feb 12, 2010

Google’s corporate blog has already been the source of one jaw-dropping announcement this year – the internet giant’s promise to stop filtering results on the Google China web domain, risking its entire business in China. Now we have Google revealing plans to invest in a trial fibre-to-the-home network in the US that will reach 50,000 to 500,000 customers … Read More