Halton advocating for plans that would improve rural internet and cell service

Halton and its local municipalities are joining together to support proposals that have been made by telecommunications providers to enhance rural internet and cellular coverage across the region. Three proposals that would benefit underserved areas throughout Halton were recently submitted for potential funding through the Improving Connectivity for Ontario (ICON) […]

School students collect gadgets to help rural girls study online

© Provided by Hindustan Times Prernaforyouand.us members with a former Carmel Convent teacher who motivated them to help rural girls. (HT Photo) In a heartwarming gesture five city students from classes 11 and 12 in a private school have started a project, Prernaforyouand.us, to collect and donate mobile phones, tablets and […]

IAMO Communications Joins Rural Cloud Initiative to Connect the “Farm of the Future”

Classified in: Science and technology, BusinessSubject: LIC BOULDER, Colo., Aug. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — IAMO Communications has joined Trilogy Networks and the Rural Cloud Initiative (RCI) to bring edge compute technology to rural areas, including the coalition’s first “Farm of the Future” deployment announced in June. The RCI is a unique coalition of […]

Telecom secy asks industry to strengthen rural connectivity

Prakash asked the industry to rise to the challenges of improving connectivity in rural areas, which has shown “huge appetite for data”. He exhorted the industry to drive a larger mesh of wireline communications and wireline broadband, enhance tower density and fiberisation, and aid the proliferation of fibre-to-the-home connections. Prakash […]