Wi-fi

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Matthew Causey
March 28, 2020 - 12:16 pm
Greenville County Schools announced that it is further expanding its Wi-Fi coverage across the county during school closures caused by the coronavirus.
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Stacie Bartro
March 24, 2020 - 1:41 pm
Students are expected to log in to download assignments...
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In this March 6, 2020, photo, a classroom is seen vacant through a window at Saint Raphael Academy in Pawtucket, R.I., as the school remains closed following a confirmed case of the coronavirus. As a growing number of schools around the country close their doors because of the new coronavirus, they are confronted with the dilemma of whether to move classes online and run the risk of leaving behind the many students who don't have internet or computers at home, or parents with flexible work schedule. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
March 09, 2020 - 7:16 pm
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — When the new coronavirus surfaced at Saint Raphael Academy after a school group returned from a trip to Italy, officials decided to close the Rhode Island Catholic high school for two weeks. Instead of cancelling classes, the school in Pawtucket instituted “virtual days”...
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FILE - In this, Monday, Dec. 12, 2016, file photo illustration, a person types on a laptop, in Miami. Security researchers have discovered a Wi-Fi network vulnerability that could allow attackers to steal sensitive information or inject malicious code while someone is logged into a computer or mobile device. A report published Monday, Oct. 16, 2017, said the breach could only happen if an attacker is within range of the potential victim, but the weakness could affect anyone using a Wi-Fi network. An industry group says it can be resolved through software updates. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
October 16, 2017 - 6:57 pm
Security researchers have discovered a Wi-Fi network vulnerability that could allow attackers to steal sensitive information or spread malicious software while someone is logged into a computer or mobile device. A report published Monday said the breach could only happen if an attacker is within...
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August 01, 2017 - 11:03 am
JULY 31, 2017 BY SOUTH CAROLINA RADIO NETWORK A law approved by state legislators last year requires school districts across South Carolina have their students take statewide tests online. The State newspaper reports that 47 of the state’s more than 80 school districts are seeking waivers from that...
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German Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy, Brigitte Zypries, smiles prior to the weekly cabinet meeting at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, April 5, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
April 05, 2017 - 6:51 am
BERLIN (AP) — The German government is trying to encourage more open Wi-Fi hotspots across Germany by relaxing rules on businesses providing the wireless connection. Economy Minister Brigitte Zypries said her proposed law changes, adopted Wednesday by the Cabinet, mean business owners would no...
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Seth Stokes
March 29, 2017 - 9:26 am
“Rolling classrooms”....that is how David Poag, Greenville County Schools Coordinator of Routing and Scheduling, describes school buses. With Greenville County in the process of installing WiFi on their buses, that name isn’t inaccurate. According to Greenville County Schools spokesperson, Beth...
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St. Stephen Middle School student Lakaysha Governor works on her Chromebook on Monday, March 20, 2017, on a school bus recently outfitted with WiFi by tech giant Google, as College of Charleston professor RoxAnn Stalvey looks on in St. Stephen, S.C. Lakysha is one of nearly 2,000 students in South Carolina's rural Berkeley County benefiting from a grant from Google, which on Monday unveiled one of its WiFi-equipped school buses in the area. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)
March 20, 2017 - 3:55 pm
ST. STEPHEN, S.C. (AP) — Eighth-grader Lakaysha Governor spends two hours on the bus getting back and forth to school each day. Thanks to a grant from Google, she can now use that time more productively and get her homework done. The aspiring forensic anthropologist is one of nearly 2,000 students...
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March 20, 2017 - 12:59 pm
ST. STEPHEN, S.C. (AP) — For some rural American school children, tech giant Google is stepping in to help ensure they can get online to do their homework during their often lengthy commutes to and from school. On Monday, Google unveiled one of more than two dozen school buses it's outfitted with...
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