Apr 4, 2016

Marketplace Tech for Monday, April 4, 2016


On today's show, we'll talk about the FCC's approval of a subsidy that could help low-income households gain internet access; voice-command technology; and personal data policies around the world. 

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A broadband subsidy that could help narrow the "digital divide"

Apr 4, 2016
The FCC's $9.25 subsidy will open up broadband access to more low-income households.
A $9.25 broadband subsidy could help with issues related to digital inequality. 
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