AP: As Homework Moves Online, Millions Lack Home InternetThe consequences can be dire for children in these situations, because students with home internet consistently score higher in reading, math and science. And the homework gap in many ways mirrors broader educational barriers for poor and minority students.
Drivers, Connect Your Wi-Fi! iRacing A Hit In NASCARDale Earnhardt Jr. plays. So does Denny Hamlin, Bubba Wallace and scores of drivers in the NASCAR garage who grab a wheel for fun and or even use it as a scouting tool for the race ahead.
WiFi Now Available At Clark And Lake Blue Line StationIn all, the CTA provides WiFi coverage across 22 miles of tunnels and platforms on the Red and Blue lines.
Police: Teen Breaks Into Home, Asks Couple For WiFi PasswordA teenager in California is in serious trouble after going on a crime spree when his phone reportedly ran out of data.
Wi-Fi May Not Give Correct Location When Calling 911When making an emergency call on Wi-Fi, 911 systems use the emergency address on file when transferring one’s call to a local dispatcher.
CPS Bringing High-Speed Internet To Every ClassroomEvery classroom at the Chicago Public Schools should have broadband wireless Internet access by next school year, thanks to a $38 million federal grant announced Tuesday.
Gogo Flying Boeing 737 Out Of Aurora Airport To Test WiFi ServiceResidents in west suburban Sugar Grove were surprised to see a Boeing 737 airliner parked on the runway at the Aurora Municipal Airport recently, but the big jet wasn’t there for passenger flights. The plane was being flown by the company Gogo, to test new equipment for in-flight Wi-Fi services.
Oswego School Buses To Get WiFiSome school buses in Oswego will soon be online, reports WBBM's Veronica Carter.
Company Offers $19/Month For Voice, Talk Text -- With A CatchHow would you like to reduce your cell phone bill to $19 a month? We’re not talking a bargain basement plan. It includes unlimited voice, texting and data – on an Android smart phone, like this one. Of course, there’s a catch.