Digital Divide Sucks Part 1

There are some people who still don't have regular access to computers and the internet.

by / April 28, 2011 0

There are some people who still don't have regular access to computers and the internet. This is the first part of a GovGirl video series exploring the concept, and its challenges for government.

Please comment with your thoughts on why the digital divide sucks and ideas for addressing it. Some communities are meeting this challenge in creative ways. Is the Federal broadband initiative a step in the right direction?

 

Digital Divide Infographic (described in video)

 

Using my family as an example, I put together this hi-tech infographic to explain the problem with the digital divide. Watch the video for a detailed description.

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Kristy Dalton Contributing Writer

Kristy is known as “GovGirl” in the government technology industry. A former city government Web manager with a passion for social media, technology and the lighter side of government life, Kristy is the CEO of Government Social Media.