- For Milwaukee's forthcoming wireless Internet service, everything seems to be set.
The City of Milwaukee
has finalized a contract with Midwest Fiber Networks, LLC
to build a citywide wireless Internet network. Taxpayers are off the hook beca......Full article >>>
s up, it's all about the end-user," Glass said, "and are you preparing all the end-users for some type of digital literacy standards and best practices?"
Glass half empty?
Glass does not believe the digital inclusion (aka digital divide) provisions of the city's agreement with Midwest Fiber are sufficient to fully leverage wireless Internet in Milwaukee. She cites the limi......Full article >>>
ssions about this," she said. "It's a little early yet to clearly define that."
Rafaelli also noted that Midwest Fiber, a woman-owned company, is in talks with community groups to set up training and job mentoring programs with the goal of creating job opportunities for minorities and women. Midwest Fiber has said the wireless initiative would enable it to hire 15 to 20 more workers, but ......Full article >>>
d had the ear of some elected officials, including State Rep. Jason Fields
, D-Milwaukee. Fields, who represents part of Milwaukee's north side in the State Assembly, said it's important that the wireless initiative was launched. He wants the city to see it through, but added that some of the attention should shift ......Full article >>>
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