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Internet in libraries and schools is slow and outdated. So what’s next?

After years of inadequate Internet connections, public libraries and schools may soon get the upgrade needed to become true digital learning centers of the 21st century. Encouraged by President Barack Obama’s goal to connect 99 percent of America’s students to high-speed internet within five years, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is now considering proposals to revamp E-rate, a key funding ... Read More »