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About: Angela Wu, Founder of MIO, a nonprofit corporation, shares facts and figures to inform, educate and connect the benefits of broadband-based applications and services to what people do.
Email: Angela.wu@moveitonlinewa.com
Website: http://www.moveitonlinewa.com

Articles written by Angela Wu:

    Expert Opinion: Broadcast Broadband to Everyone: Messaging Beyond the Inner Circle

    Broadband's Impact, Expert Opinion July 13th, 2011

    At MIO, we’re well aware that broadband isn’t being used to its full potential because not enough of the right people know what it is or what it can do for them. And since they don’t know what they’re missing, they’re not asking policymakers or the companies that provide broadband to make it more accessible. This is, in essence, the underlying problem that will perpetuate the digital divide.

    Our nation’s goal is to decrease that divide: to help key decision-makers understand what broadband is and why they need it; encourage companies and policymakers to make it widely available; and help communities make the most of the opportunities it offers for economic development, increased quality and reach of services, and jobs.

    Expert Opinion: Broadband or Bust?: Pike Place Market Meets the Information Superhighway

    Broadband's Impact, Expert Opinion, States, The Innovation Economy June 7th, 2011

    The goal of connecting consumers with businesses has remained unchanged for thousands of years. But the manner in which that connection with customers is made evolves with technology, time and culture. Broadband-based e-Commerce is just the latest variation. To understand the challenges that businesses face in developing a more technologically savvy business and the benefits to those that are further along in the process, we surveyed 77 vendors in Seattle’s Pike Place Market, a historic tourist spot and favorite local attraction that attracts 10 million visitors annually.

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