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Low-income Australians unacceptably internet deprived

Affordability research has shown that nearly half of low-income earners can't afford internet at home, and an even higher percentage have no access to mobile internet.

By September 30, 2013

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Low-income apartments to have high efficiency

A Boston apartment complex is undergoing one of the largest deep-energy retrofit projects in the U.S. that is expected to cut energy use by about 70 percent.

By May 23, 2011

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Nokia Flame incoming: 4-inch low-end Windows 8 blower

There's a budget Nokia blower in the works, to add to its Windows 8 range.

By September 8, 2012

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Big ISPs back plan to wire low-income Americans

AT&T, Verizon, the cable industry, and others team up with state and local governments and a nonprofit group with goal of bringing broadband to 500,000 more homes by 2010.

By April 8, 2008

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Sprint to hook up 50K students with free wireless service

The program is part of the White House's ConnnectED initiative, which will provide access to low-income students.

By February 4, 2014

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Google donates $6.8 million to San Francisco youth bus rides

Amid protests over high-tech commuter buses, the Web giant gives the city a massive donation to fund low-income students' transportation.

By February 27, 2014

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Cell phone subsidies claimed by many who can't prove eligibility

A government program offering cheap wireless service to low-income households has benefited millions who may not be eligible, says The Wall Street Journal.

By February 12, 2013

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Comcast expands Internet access for more poor families

The cable provider is enhancing its Internet Essentials program to provide more options for low-income households.

By February 2, 2012

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FCC reforms phone subsidy program for the poor

The feds adopt major reforms to a subsidy program for low-income families and introduce a new pilot program to subsidize broadband.

By January 31, 2012

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Google invests $28 million in affordable housing

The search giant will build 240 units in Boston's Allston neighborhood, in one of the largest low-income housing developments in the U.S.

By September 29, 2011