Home / Tag Archives: internet

Tag Archives: internet

Prepare Technology Before Hurricane Michael Comes Knocking

Plugging a phone into a portable charger.

AUBURN, Ala. – Make sure your family, house and /or business are ready to weather Hurricane Michael when he comes ashore later this week. Before the Storm Take steps now to prepare for you and your loved ones to be safe in the hurricane or evacuation. Be ready to grab important items and head for a safer location. Checklists for ... Read More »

Parents: Be App Savvy to Keep Children and Teens Safe

parents social media savvy

AUBURN, Alabama —  Pokémon Go is  taking the world by storm. It has soared to the top of app charts as people engage in nostalgia for the original Pokémon games and play games in public. In addition to Pokémon Go, teens are also online playing games, posting, commenting and sending images. While the Internet can be a fun way to occupy time, there ... Read More »

Farming America and the Digital Divide

As many Americans march forward with new technology to make their lives easier, there is a portion of the population being left behind–waiting to access new technologies and new applications. Broadband access and fiber-optic telephone lines may seem like standard amenities, but for many in rural America, it is a matter of access and affordability. Max Runge, an economist with ... Read More »