Closing The Digital Divide: Governor Greg Abbott Names Expanding Broadband Access As Emergency Item During his State of the State speech on February 1 Texas Gov. Greg Abbott named expanding broadband access as one of his emergency items for the 87th Texas legislative session.
TikTok Changes Privacy, Default Settings For Users Under 18In a move some may consider rare for a social networking service, TikTok is making changes to its app to make it safer for younger users.
Free Limited Public Wi-Fi Coming To Some Low Income Fort Worth NeighborhoodsOfficials said crews will begin installing equipment in the Rosemont area the week after Thanksgiving.
Undercover Effort Leads To Arrest Of North Texas Man For Allegedly Promoting, Possessing Child PornographyCollin County Sheriff's Office Child Exploitation Unit Investigators arrested Lyle Schoen, 33, on Saturday, Oct. 28.
Plano Teen Arrested In Child Porn CaseCollin County Sheriffs Office Child Exploitation Unit investigators arrested Zize Wu on Monday for possession of child pornography and possession with intent to promote child pornography.
'I'm Afraid They Are Going To End Up Failing': Many Texas Students Head To Class Online Without Reliable Internet ConnectionAt 42%, Dallas has the worst connection rate among the ten largest cities in the country.
Bowie County Man Guilty Of Distributing Child PornographyTroy Dewayne Daniels faces a minimum of 5 years and up to 20 years in federal prison at sentencing.
The Great Broadband Divide: Living Without High-Speed Internet AccessAs Americans, we count among our blessings that most of us have been able to keep going during this pandemic thanks to broadband Internet. There's only one problem -- tens of millions don't have access.
State Health Services Urges Texans Not To Spread Misinformation About Coronavirus: 'It Can Prolong The Pandemic'The Texas Department of State Health Services urged Texans to avoid sharing misinformation about COVID-19 in a series of tweets Friday.
North Texans Among Americans Who Are Now Working From Their Cars, And Loving ItOne Fort Worth business owner has had some strange visitors at his new mobile office -- deer, antelopes, rattlesnakes and a mother goose and her goslings.
Dallas ISD, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Launch Statewide Effort To Provide Internet To Students Who Lack ItWhile students are continuing to learn from home, state and local leaders are looking to address the lack of internet for hundreds of thousands of students across Texas.
Red Oak's Coby Cavil Becomes 'Internet Sensation' For Football TrickCoby Cavil is set to play football at the University of Louisiana Monroe in the fall.
Coronavirus In Texas: Governor Abbott Says Mitigation Is Working, 30 Texas Patients Testing Hydroxychloroquine TreatmentMitigation efforts to slow the spread of the coronavirus in Texas are working, according to Coronavirus Response Coordinator for the White House Coronavirus Task Force, Dr. Debbie Birx.
Internet Undergoes A Stress Test With Millions, Upon Millions, Working From Home"I think it's very reasonable to be concerned that some of this real-time video chatting and communication that we're relying on could very soon start to experience a certain amount of lag."
Internet And Phone Service Providers Offering Free Services During Coronavirus ShutdownWith school shutdown, many students are left without internet access. Many companies have stepped up to help.