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Mobile Beacon Partners with San Mateo County Library on the Largest Library Internet Lending Pilot in California

April 16, 2015

Mobile Beacon, a national Educational Broadband Service (EBS) provider of low-cost, 4G mobile Internet access for schools, libraries and nonprofits, has teamed with San Mateo County Library (SMCL) to launch the “Bring the Internet Home” program.

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Niles Library to Rent Wi-Fi Hotspots

March 23, 2015

The Niles Public Library is preparing to launch a pilot program that would allow patrons to check out wi-fi hotspots. The hotspots allow users to connect to a wireless Internet network that uses Clear Wireless cellular towers.

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Library Pilot Program Announced

March 17, 2015

Do you have an idea to provide more digital services? Become one of our pilot sites and your programs could really take off with affordable, high-speed Internet access.

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Cranston Public Library receives laptops, 4G access through Mobile Beacon grant

January 29, 2015

Cranston Public Library has received a technology grant from Mobile Beacon to support technology programs for children and teens. The grant includes the donation of 10 laptops and two WiFi hotspots, allowing the library to bring technology-based programs to locations lacking computer access, Internet, or both.

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NYC libraries to lend out 10,000 Wi-Fi hotspots

January 22, 2015

With the help of Mobile Beacon, libraries in the five boroughs of New York City will be lending out 10,000 high-speed hotspots to low-income residents who qualify.

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NYC Libraries Pioneer Free Hot Spot Lending to 10,000

January 12, 2015

Mobile Beacon and Sprint hot spots circulate throughout library branches across New York City’s five boroughs and through similar projects in 74 communities in 20 states in the US.

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