Gigaspots

Gigaspots

GigaspotsGigabit innovation spaces for entrepreneurs A study conducted in the summer of 2014 by KC Digital Drive in partnership with the Kansas City EDC’s LaunchKC initiative revealed that gigabit access for tenants is not currently available at most local coworking...

Fiber to the Community

Fiber to the CommunityExpanding infrastructure access. Get Involved % Gigabit access points created KC metro regions eligible for Google Fiber providers offering gigabit service Opportunity Until high-speed Internet access is available across the entire community, we...

Further Reading

Empowering Youth Innovation: Bridging the Digital Divide through Social Change

This gap, which separates those with access to technology and digital skills from those without, not only limits opportunities but also exacerbates existing inequalities.  Startland Education, an organization dedicated to fostering entrepreneurial skills among youth, invited me to participate as a guest speaker during their Social Change Interns program’s prototype testing phase. As a Digital […]

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The Need for Refurbished Devices is Ever-present in Midtown KC

The Digital Support Services Center at the LAMP Campus on Linwood Blvd. has been a tech hub for computer skills classes, workspaces, and device lending, and there has been a recent development to this space. PCs for People will be returning to the LAMP Campus as a pop-up location on Mondays and Fridays from 10am-3pm.

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New Funding Now Available for College Interns at Nonprofits

Hire KC Launches Its Annual Micro-internship Program  The 2024/25 Hire KC program is now open! Thanks to another grant provided by Bank of America Charitable Trust, we are able to continue our journey towards making a tangible difference in building capacity at nonprofits, and in the lives of local students. Hire KC is a fully […]

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