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A New Year of Tech Making A Positive Impact in Local Communities
A new year brings new opportunities for the technology industry to positively impact lives. From bringing connectivity to communities in rural America, to using Facebook to share bedtime stories, to connecting neighbors through apps, see how tech is being used to make a difference in the world.
Plus, see how tech is working on digital innovations focused on sustainability.
What we're reading
This Teacher Was Worried Children Weren’t Getting Bedtime Stories. So She Began Reading Them — on Facebook | Washington Post
How High-Speed Internet is Bringing People ‘Out of the Dark Ages’ to Reshape Work and Life in Rural America | Microsoft
FWB Police Department Adds Another ‘Tool’ to Crime-Fighting Ability With Ring Partnership | Northwest Florida Daily News
Where Tech is Helping People Become Better Neighbors | OZY
Doodle for Google 2020: How Do You Show Kindness? | Google
The Real Reason California Was Stuck in the Dark | Cal Matters
New Decade, New Tech: Innovations to Watch at CES 2020 | HP's The Garage
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