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Free Cellphones for Low-income Households

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The lifeline program is a federal program that offers a monthly subsidy of $9.25 per month to people with low-income (at or below 135% of the federal Poverty...

How I think about GIS

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GIS is my profession. What is GIS? I suppose about half the people who I talk to know what it is. It can stand for either Geographic Information Systems or G...

iBeacon

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iBeacon is a piece of Bluetooth location based tech that was introduced in iOS 7 and is also found in the latest version of Android. It is relatively simple ...

Designing Accessible Maps

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When making maps or any type of graphic I never thought of how the product would be perceived to people who have color vision impairment. I didn’t know how b...