Category: Media Coverage

Global Perspective on Digital Literacy at California Leadership Roundtable

Certiport, the pioneer in industry certifications, today announced its participation in the ICT Digital Literacy Leadership Roundtable (Nov. 16), which is charged with developing a framework for California policy makers to build assessment and verification of information and communications technology (ICT) skills into requirements for [...]

A Big Day for Broadband

Humboldt, Del Norte, Trinity and Mendocino counties are the focus of a pilot project to map the digital divide. the project, funded by the state and local donors, is intended to "lay the foundation" to bring broadband infrastructure to rural areas of the state. Read [...]

University Gets Money For Medical Centers

UC Merced moved one step closer to creating a series of telemedicine centers to address the health care needs of underserved residents of the San Joaquin Valley. Chancellor Steve Kang and corporate supporters gathered in the university's California Room to announce $1 million in funds [...]

UC-Merced Prepares To Launch Telemedicine Center

UC-Merced will use nearly $1 million in grants to create a telemedicine center and electronically connect four rural health centers throughout the San Joaquin Valley to specialists in area cities and other state universities, the Fresno Bee reports. Read More>>>

2.25 Million Launches REDI

Senator Mark Ridley-Thomas (D-26), joined a host of more than 250 supporters and students at Los Angeles Trade Technical College for the launch of Trade Techs long anticipated Regional Economic Development Institute (REDI). REDI is a specialized "school within a school" aimed at strengthening the [...]

California Emerging Technology Fund: Access to Broadband Services

Women in Telecommunications presents: California Emerging Technology Fund: Access to Broadband Services Monday, May 21, 6:00pm-8:00pm, San Francisco MORE INFO: http://www.womenintelecom.org California Emerging Technology Fund: Achieving Ubiquitous Access to Broadband & Advanced Services. Presented by Rich Motta, CFO, California Emerging Technology Fund (CETF) Read More>>>