Austin test uses blockchain to improve ID for the homeless
It could reduce poverty and improve services for those with no paper ID.
800,000 low-income UK homes to benefit from free solar panels
The majority of them will be installed in the north west of England, saving households up to £240 a year.
Satellite imagery can be used to predict regions of poverty
Applying machine learning to public data creates a more accurate picture of wealth distribution.
US to give poorer Americans $9 a month for broadband
The FCC is shedding light on its internet-oriented reform of the Lifeline subsidy program.
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...
UK aims to improve access to technology, internet with £98 Linux PCs
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Forum post of the day: Born with a plastic spoon
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Satiate intercontinental voracity with online vocabulary game
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British children surveyed: "poor children don't have mobile phones"
Researchers in England recently polled children about their views on poverty, and in their eyes, wha...