Lowincome

03.04.14
Comcast's internet access program for low-income families will continue indefinitely
03.04.14

Comcast's internet access program for low-income families will continue indefinitely

Comcast's Internet Essentials program was originally supposed to wind down this June, roughly thre...

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08.10.12
India's prime minister reportedly working on giving free handsets to low-income families
08.10.12

India's prime minister reportedly working on giving free handsets to low-income families

We've seen companies like Microsoft help out low-income people by dropping prices on its hardware...

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02.01.12
Comcast's Internet Essentials program expanding as digital literacy project soars
02.01.12

Comcast's Internet Essentials program expanding as digital literacy project soars

If everyone needs the internet, then poor kids need it more -- since so much learning material is d...

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01.31.12
FCC revamps Lifeline phone service, cuts the fat from carriers' bottomlines
01.31.12

FCC revamps Lifeline phone service, cuts the fat from carriers' bottomlines

With a site redesign freshly under its belt, the FCC's setting its recently honed eye for moderniza...

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11.09.11
FCC enlists more cable providers to offer discounted broadband to low-income families
11.09.11

FCC enlists more cable providers to offer discounted broadband to low-income families

Back in September, Comcast teamed up with the FCC to offer discounted broadband access to low-inc...

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09.20.11
Microsoft to offer discounted hardware, software to students from low-income families
09.20.11

Microsoft to offer discounted hardware, software to students from low-income families

You don't need a PhD in economics to realize that times are pretty tough right now -- especially for...

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