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human-I-T Gets $250,000 from Pineapple Fund

March 21, 2018
human-I-T announced the receipt of a $250,000 donation from the Pineapple Fund today.
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Design Equity Through Civic Engagement With Moss Pike

Design Equity Through Civic Engagement W/ Moss Pike

January 1, 2042
The process of design equity focuses on creating & executing ideas that solve persistent social challenges in education, the workplace, urban spaces & beyond.
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Team Member Spotlight: Brian Guayante

Member Spotlight: Brian Guayante

January 25, 2018
Today, we're featuring one of our team members, Brian Guayante, on why working at human-I-T was a great place to learn, grow and serve in communities.
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The Monthly Plug: 2017 In Review, Working With Asana & Upcycling

The Monthly Plug: 2017 In Review, Working W/ Asana and Upcycling

January 11, 2018
About human I-T human-I-T is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that fixes donated technology and redistributes to low-income individuals and nonprofits.
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OurCycle LA CD 10 Event At McAlister High

January 10, 2018
With the help of LA City Council President Herb J. Wesson Jr, we were able to help 100 families with free computers and wifi at McAlister High School.
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OurCycle LA CD 10 Event: Helping HomeBoy Industries

January 5, 2018
OurCycle LA and human-I-T work together to recycle used City of LA computers, refurbish them, and give to those in need.
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human-I-T Wins Grant From Smart & Final Charitable Foundation

January 4, 2018
human-I-T Wins Grant From Smart & Final Charitable Foundation to provide students with access to technology.
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OurCycle LA CD 1 Event W/ Council Member Gil Cedillo

January 2, 2018
We had a great time meeting LA Council Member Gil Cedillo at our recent Council District 1 event in Los Angeles.
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human-I-T 2017: Year In Review

human-I-T 2017: Year In Review

January 3, 2018
Our organization has helped more families and individuals with access to technology and the internet compared to previous years.
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human-I-T Wins Best Buy Grant

December 14, 2017
This grant will help us provide vocational training to youth (aged 13-18) who will learn to help repair computer hardware for our donation recipients.
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The Weekly Plug: USC Community Computing Center

November 17, 2017
Today we flash back to Airbnb & PowerOn partnership, our recent event at USC's Community Computing Center and highlighting our featured recipient
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The Weekly Plug: Amazon Smile + human-I-T

The Weekly Plug: Amazon Smile + human-I-T

November 9, 2017
Today we look at supporting human-I-T through Amazon, a deeper look into the digital divide in Long Beach & our lunch & learn with CEO Gabe Middleton.
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human I.T. | Featured Recipient: Jespa

Featured Tech Recipient: Jespa Ngong

November 13, 2017
By. Michael Condra Meet Jespa Ngong, who is our 2017 featured recipient spotlight for today.
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Support human-I-T This Holiday Season

Support human-I-T This Holiday

January 1, 2042
Support human-I-T this holiday season by shopping with Amazon Smile.
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human-I-T Halloween 2017

The Weekly Plug: Halloween 2017

November 3, 2017
Today we look back at celebrating Halloween at human-I-T, exploring the digital divide in Long Beach and a recent PowerOn donation
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Fiber optics

The Weekly Plug: Gigabit Internet

October 27, 2017
Today we look at San Francisco's gigabit internet plan, celebrating our tech partner win in the World Series & donating technology to students in Long Beach
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Gabe Middleton, CEO of human-I-T

How Asana Helps human-I-T With The Digital Divide

October 23, 2017
How does human-I-T operate? With the help of Asana's web based work application, we’re able to distribute more technology to those in need.
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The Weekly Plug: The End of Smartphones

October 20, 2017
Today we look at how smartphones could go extinct by 2025, the operations team recent event this past week and how your donations are impacting lives
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The Weekly Plug: Cyber Awareness Month

October 13, 2017
Today we look at Cyber Awareness month, donating technology and supporting PowerOn
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The Weekly Plug: Volunteering With The Do Good Bus

October 6, 2017
Today we look at the impact the Do Good Bus is having on communities, bridging the digital divide with AFTRR & partnering with the NDIA on digital inclusion
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How The Do Good Bus Is Changing The Landscape for Volunteers

October 5, 2017
Nonprofits have been a cornerstone in American communities for health, education and information since the early 1900’s.
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Laisa Caldwell, A ConnectHome Success Story

January 1, 2042
ConnectHome was a great opportunity to take advantage of as an Internet connection was something that we needed now more than ever.
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AFTRR + human-I-T Are Bridging The Digital Divide

October 3, 2017
The Alliance for Technology Refurbishing a Reuse (AFTRR) has partnered with human-I-T to bridge the digital divide.
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Thank You For Voting For human-I-T

Thank You For Voting for Us

October 2, 2017
Thank you to everyone who voted for human-I-T during the eBay SHINE Awards and the Coors Light Lideres Awards.
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human-I-T Partners w/ The National Digital Inclusion Alliance

October 2, 2017
human-I-T and the National Digital Inclusion Alliance (NDIA) have partnered together to work on bridging the digital divide in low-income communities.
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The Weekly Plug: 2018 SXSW Award

The Weekly Plug: 2018 SXSW Award

September 29, 2017
Today on The Weekly Plug we look at our co-founder, James Jack, SXSW award, America's digital divide and the post smartphone world
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Distribution event with Herb J Wesson | IT Summit 2017 Los Angeles | smartphones

The Weekly Plug: Going Beyond E-Waste

September 22, 2017
Today we look at going beyond e-waste recycling, the upcoming IT Summit in Los Angeles and looking back at the WomenShelter of Long Beach Family Fun Day
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Women Shelter of Long Beach event

WomenShelter of Long Beach Family Fun Day

September 21, 2017
Family Fun Day is an event when the WomenShelter of Long Beach (WSLB) invites organizations to present services that benefit the communities they serve.
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Going Beyond Electronics Recycling

September 20, 2017
Understanding how different laws impact e-waste recycling is vital for moving forward with tackling e-waste disposal.
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The Weekly Plug: OurCycle LA, Without A Net & The iPhone X

The Weekly Plug: OurCycle LA, Without A Net & The iPhone X

September 15, 2017
Today on The Plug we look at a successful OurCycle LA event, a National Geographic documentary covering the digital divide & the newly released iPhoneX
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So You Wanna Sell On eBay podcast | Digital literacy

The Weekly Plug: eBay Podcast With human-I-T

September 8, 2017
Today on The Weekly Plug we look at our co-founders who were on the So You Wanna Sell On eBay podcast, the recent cyber hack of Equifax & Literacy Day
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The Weekly Plug: Tech Donor Spotlight, Apple's Pippin Console

September 1, 2017
Today we spotlight a recent technology donor, Apple Inc's failed gaming console, & how states and cities wheel in technology for underserved communities.
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Rediscover NeXT Computers With Scott Kelly

August 30, 2017
32 years ago Steve Jobs was ousted from Apple, leading him to start NeXT Inc. and continuing the crystallization of his personal computer vision.
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The Weekly Plug: PowerOn, Moonlight Villa Computers & Wednesday Wisdom

The Weekly Plug: PowerOn, Moonlight Villa Computers

August 25, 2017
Today on The Weekly Plug we look at a recent PowerOn event, a review of a distribution event at Moonlight Villa Computers and Wednesday wisdom.
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The importance of internet access

Infographic: Importance of Internet Access

August 22, 2017
The internet has far reaching implications for everyone, but do you know its impact on the economy, jobs, and quality of life?
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The Weekly Plug: Coors Light Lideres, OurCycle LA

The Weekly Plug: Coors Light Lideres, OurCycle LA

August 18, 2017
Today on The Weekly Plug we look at Coors Light Lideres, a throwback to OurCycle LA in Koreatown and how computer donations empower STEM education
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human-I-T Partners Up with OurCycle LA in Koreatown, LA

August 17, 2017
This year we celebrated that mission by collaborating with the City of Los Angeles during Digital Inclusion Week.
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Do Good Bus | Vote Gabe Middleton for Coors Light Lideres

The Weekly Plug: Coors Light Lideres, Do Good Bus

August 11, 2017
Today on The Weekly Plug we look at Coors Light Lideres, Do Good Bus, and 3 reasons why you should donate technology.
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The Weekly Plug: Gazette Newspapers, Coors Light Lideres

August 5, 2017
Today we look at Coors Light Lideres video, a highlight from the Grunion Gazette covering human-I-T & how teaching tech helps bridge the digital divide.
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LA Cityscape

The Weekly Plug: Coors Light Lideres, Long Beach Post

July 28, 2017
Today we look at a Coors Light Lideres $25,000 grant, a highlight from the Long Beach Post covering human-I-T & the high-speed broadband gap
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ASME and human-I-T Solve Digital Divide Challenge

July 25, 2017
Challenges arise every day in a variety of forms such as affordable broadband internet and accessibility of computers at the local level.
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The Weekly Plug: Coors Light Lideres Grant, La Opinion

July 21, 2017
Today we look at Coors Light Lideres, our recent event with Frontier through La Opinion & what the impact of e-waste recycling will have on the circular economy
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Future Of E-Waste In The Circular Economy

July 20, 2017
According to Worldmeters.info there have been over 108,500,000 computers sold this year alone.
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Coors Light Nominates Gabe for $25,000 Grant

July 19, 2017
Gabe Middleton, CEO and Co-Founder of human-I-T has been selected as one of 12 Coors Light Líderes as a finalist.
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The Weekly Plug: eBay SHINE, OurCycle LA & Net Neutrality

July 13, 2017
Every week we like to look back at everything we have read to bring you more information about the digital divide
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Net Neutrality: A Free And Open Internet for Everyone

July 13, 2017
Net Neutrality marks one of the most significant issues of our time which aims to make the internet free and open to everyone.
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How Artificial Intelligence Can Expand Digital Literacy Skills

July 11, 2017
For the past 25 years the internet has changed the way we work, but will the emergence of artificial intelligence change our lives even more?
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eBay SHINE Awards 2017 - Featured Finalist human-I-T

eBay SHINE Awards 2017 | Featured Finalist, human-I-T

July 11, 2017
From June 26 through July 14, you have been able to vote up to once a day for your favorite finalist in each category.
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US HUD, Section 8, Frontier Communications

US HUD, Section 8, Frontier Communications

July 10, 2017
New partnership announcement with Frontier Communications and ConnectHome.
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The Weekly Plug: eBay SHINE, New Partnership, and Digital Divide

January 1, 2042
Today we look at the eBay SHINE Awards, new partnership between human-I-T, Frontier and U.S. HUD and bridging the digital divide in classrooms.
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eBay SHINE Awards

human-I-T Named Finalist In Ebay SHINE, Charitable Program

June 26, 2017
human-I-T named one of 15 finalists in the eBay SHINE Awards; one of three contenders to be named winner for the Charitable Business.
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The Weekly Plug: WIFI Day, OurCycle LA & Technology In Cities

June 23, 2017
Today on The Weekly Plug we look at World WIFI Day, a recent video on a great OurCycle LA event and 4 ways that technology is changing cities
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The Weekly Plug: Digital Divide, Internet Access In Rural America

June 16, 2017
Today we look at the impact of the rural digital divide, how students face a digital divide in the classroom & how human-I-T is a semifinalists for The Drucker Prize
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ASME & human-I-T Solve The Digital Divide

ASME and human-I-T Solve The Digital Divide

January 1, 2042
Challenges arise every day in a variety of forms such as environmental, economic and social that stretch from the local to the national level.
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The Weekly Plug: Digital Divide, Shyp & WIFI Security

June 9, 2017
Today we look at how Kansas is visualizing the digital divide, how Shyp is helping close the digital divide & how to protect yourself while using public WIFI.
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WIFI Internet access

Protect Yourself While Using Public WIFI

June 8, 2017
While hacking and recent cyber attacks are populating the news it might be the right time to protect yourself while using public wifi.
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Shyp Is Helping human-I-T

June 6, 2017
With the help of Shyp we have been able to decrease our damage rate from “5% down below 1%.’’
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The Weekly Plug: OurCylce LA

June 2, 2017
Today we look at being featured in the Partners Bridge the Digital Divide, a successful OurCycle LA event & how cities are incorporating digital inclusion policies
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human I T logo | Google AI Chip | FCC Logo

The Weekly Plug: Net Neutrality, Google's AI Chip

May 26, 2017
Today we look at the removal of net neutrality protections, Google's new AI chip will advance everything & the top online sources for learning.
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Using a computer

Top 3 Places For Free Online Learning

May 25, 2017
What is probably one of the most fundamental shifts in education since the 19th century, online courses has enabled opened access to learning for everyone.
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The Weekly Plug: Cyber Attacks, Online Security

May 20, 2017
Today we look at the recent Ransomware attack, ways to protect yourself from hacking and the five best technology newsletters you should subscribe to
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Apple computer products

5 Best Technology Newsletters You Should Subscribe To

May 19, 2017
Don’t have another boring weekend. Read up on the biggest changes in technology and science will keep you informed and prepared for any future opportunities.
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Cyber security | Computer password | Tablet applications | Computer updates

Protecting Yourself From Cyber Attacks

May 17, 2017
The recent cyber attack opened a window of opportunity for hackers to exploit flaws in computer systems.
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LA Cityscape

State of Digital Equity

May 12, 2017
How people connect, work and learn today comes down to the availability of devices, internet access, and educational opportunities.
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Shaping Digital Literacy For The Future Generations

May 11, 2017
Compared to 30 years ago most jobs didn’t require computer training or digital literacy skills.
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Transforming E-Waste for Families, Communities, The Environment

May 9, 2017
As human-I-T breaks into Digital Inclusion Week we want to share how distributing refurbished devices continues to have a huge impact on our communities.
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The Weekly Plug: Internet Access, Digital Devices

May 5, 2017
Today on The Weekly Plug we look at what devices we use the most for internet access, what is your preferred digital device & how to fix rural broadband internet
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What Is Your Digital Device? Find Out:

May 3, 2017
Take our handy quiz to find out which digital device (tablet, smartphone, desktop, laptop) is right for you.
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The Weekly Plug: OurCycle LA, Recycling Computers & Broadband

April 28, 2017
Today we look at another OurCycle LA event, the difference between donating & recycling computers & how one city uses broadband on buses to provide internet
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Recycle or donate my computer

Should I Donate Or Recycle My Old Computer

April 26, 2017
Recycling may sound like the best option, but donating your old electronic device can create social change and eliminate e-waste.
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The Weekly Plug: Operation Easter Basket

April 21, 2017
Today on The Weekly Plug we look at Operation Easter Basket, the social cost of digital exclusion and Earth Day events for the coming weekend
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Social Cost of Digital Exclusion

April 18, 2017
While the cost of internet access is well known, the barrier to opportunities without access presents a cost that is considerably greater.
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Earth Day 2017 Technology Drive | Herb Wesson meeting with technology recipients | OurCycle LA Event

Earth Day 2017 Tech Drive

April 19, 2017
Earth Day 2017 is soon. Support human-I-T through our technology drive and help divert e-waste away from landfills and support your community.
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The Weekly Plug: The Internet, Post Smartphone World

April 14, 2017
Today we look at how the internet developed, what the post smartphone world looks like, how the digital divide will change & Alchemy Communications.
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What Does The Post Smartphone World Mean For Electronic Waste

April 11, 2017
Over the last two decades smartphones have led to drastic changes in how we communicate and access information.
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The Weekly Plug: Team Member Spotlight, Shyping Technology

April 7, 2017
Today on The Weekly Plug we look at our recent team member spotlight, how Shyp helps human-I-T with technology distribution and company insights
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The Weekly Plug: Classy Awards, Broadband Privacy

March 31, 2017
Today we look at how human-I-T was recently nominated for the Classy Awards, the impact of the broadband privacy vote, and closing the internet gender gap.
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Bridging The Digital Divide w/ Alchemy Communications

April 13, 2017
The challenges we face today encompass multiple social issues that require resources, labor and solutions to meet our growing demand.
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human I T logo | Team member: Kuye

Team Member Spotlight: Kuye

April 4, 2017
Everyday millions in the U.S. don’t have access to high speed internet at home or a computer to use.
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The Weekly Plug: Broadband For Arizona Schools

March 24, 2017
Today we look at how Arizona is investing in broadband internet for schools, New York City aims to connect everyone to internet & the impact of OurCycle LA
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The Weekly Plug: Smartphones, Deep Learning

March 17, 2017
Today we look at how smartphones are replacing home internet, using deep learning with tech in the classroom & the impact of internet privacy.
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Bridging The Gap With OurCycle Los Angeles

March 22, 2017
The evolution of OurCycle LA has enabled families to stay connected while diverting e-waste away from landfills & supporting communities throughout LA.
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The Weekly Plug: Quantum Computers

March 10, 2017
Today we look at how IBM is quickly advancing its quantum computers, recognizing the vital role women have on science & techn, & the impact of OurCycle LA.
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OurCycle LA Expands Opportunities In LA

March 8, 2017
Donated technology through OuCycle LA has proven again the positive impact it can have on our community.
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The Weekly Plug: Giving Back, OurCycle LA, And The Digital Divide

March 3, 2017
Today we look at how human-I-T inspired a member of our community to give back, OurCycle LA recognition, & 3 crucial elements to bridging the digital divide.
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human-I-T: Inspiring Others To Give Back

March 2, 2017
At one of our recent OurCycle LA , events we had an opportunity to meet and talk about the digital divide and distribute refurbished technology to those in need.
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human-I-T Is Recognized For OurCycle Los Angeles

March 1, 2017
For the past two years we have worked closely with our community partners to bridge the digital divide through out Los Angeles and the surrounding area.
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The Weekly Plug: Reducing Ewaste, VR Laptops & A.I.

February 24, 2017
Today we look at how The Burbank Master Recycler Program is reducing e-waste, Alienware’s powerful laptop, & a new AI program that can rewrite it’s own code.
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human-I-T & The Burbank Recycler Program Promote Reducing Ewaste

February 22, 2017
When it comes to reducing e-waste fewer people know where or how to donate old electronics to the right place.
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The Weekly Plug: Digital Divide, Blackberry's & Internet Access

February 17, 2017
Today we look at testing our knowledge on the digital divide, Blackberry’s market share & facts about home internet access in the U.S and around the world.
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What Is Your Knowledge On The Digital Divide

February 16, 2017
What is the digital divide? What percentage of people have high speed broadband at home? How much ewaste is produced in the U.S. each year?
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Fall In Love With human I T This Valentine's

February 9, 2017
Still searching what to get your significant other this Valentine’s Day? Looking for way’s to give back to your community at the same time?
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human-I-T: Request Technology

Three Reasons Why You Should Donate Your Old Computer

January 26, 2017
Have you ever wondered what to do with your old computer? Maybe you thought about recycling it because it seems like “the best way” to de-clutter your desk?
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human-I-T and VitalLink Expand Opportunities For Students

January 31, 2017
When it comes to gaining job experience it can be difficult when your in school and trying to figure out what you want to do or how to do it.
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How OneLegacy Donation Impacts Lives

January 6, 2017
Every day is an opportunity to make an impact in our local communities. OneLegacy understands this concept & has recently partnered with human-I-T.
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Top Digital Divide Stories of 2016

December 21, 2016
This year has been filled with stories that have covered the impact of the digital divide and digital access for Americans.
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human-I-T Wins Grant to Bridge Digital Divide

January 13, 2017
human-I-T was recently awarded the Ahmanson grant at the end of 2016.
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ConnectHome Program

Power of Broadband Internet For Everyone

December 15, 2016
The importance of high speed broadband internet in the 21st century has become just as important as clean water was in the 19th century.
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Connect Home Computer Donations

Computer Donations Empower STEAM Education

December 8, 2016
Computer donations go beyond helping individuals, families, and organizations stay connected.
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OurCycle Los Angeles Expands Opportunities For Families

December 5, 2016
Our recent OurCyle LA donation event was a success. We were able to provide an additional 85 computers with Windows 10 to low income families.
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Affordable Internet

The Digital Access Series: Defining Digital Literacy

November 17, 2016
What is digital literacy and how can we use it to include more people?
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Second Annual Service Day Event With The Wonderful Company

November 21, 2016
On Friday, November 4, 2016 human-I-T worked with The Wonderful Company again at the OurCycle LA program.
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Shop and Support human-I-T

October 19, 2016
Halloween is around the corner and you can help us by shopping on Amazon for treats, costumes and decorations at smile.amazon.com.
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What Does Textalyzer Mean For You

October 12, 2016
A new technology may have consumers thinking twice before getting behind the wheel.
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Affordable Internet

The Digital Access Series: After The Digital Divide

September 28, 2016
One of the biggest gaps today for individuals and families is the lack of access to a computer and the internet.
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Featured Recipient: Art Aguilar

Featured Tech Recipient: Art Aguilar

September 9, 2016
Meet Art Aguilar, a 2016 recipient of our efforts to connect those with technology and access to online resources.
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human-I-T Partners With The Cristina Foundation

September 1, 2016
As a new member of the Alliance for Technology Refurbishing & Reuse (AFTRR), human-I-T is now part of a network that is dedicated to refurbishing computers.
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The Internship Experience Spotlight

August 29, 2016
Unlike traditional work experiences, the path of an intern can be challenging depending on the line of work.
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ConnectHome | Connecting for a human Cause

May 10, 2016
Through the help of our staff, volunteers and partners we donated refurbished computers and are providing ongoing technical support to 519 households.
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SAA Becomes a Tech Pledge Partner

April 13, 2016
Shlemmer Algaze Associates Interiors and Architecture (SAA) has become a human-I-T Pledge Partner!
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Donate Electronics and Tehcnology to LGBTQ's

The Fosters Star Gavin MacIntosh Partners with human-I-T

February 3, 2016
Once refurbished & loaded with useful resources, mobile devices are distributed to homeless shelters & other places with teens who are LGBT or questioning.
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Smartphones for homeless youth. Technology Donations in Los Angeles.

human IT Helps Homeless Teens Re-Connect Using Donated Technology

February 8, 2016
Having an Internet-enabled smartphone at their disposal is commonplace, and their ability to call home anytime they need assistance is taken for granted.
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Broadband Internet and Technology For All Now | Broadband Internet for Low-income Families

Internet For All Now

January 29, 2016
human-I-T spoke at a meeting between Charter and Time Warner representatives this week.
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human-I-T is Officially Trademarked

human-I-T is Now Officially Trademarked

January 1, 2042
human-I-T applied for a trademark with the US Patent and Trademark Office at the end of 2014.
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Making Donated Technology Ready For Distributions

Making Donated Technology Ready For Distribution

January 18, 2016
human-I-T staff and volunteers worked hard last weekend to clean computers for upcoming technology distributions.
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President Obama’s 2016 State of the Union Address

Obama’s 2016 State of the Union Address

January 13, 2016
Technology continues to be an important topic of conversation, from a social and environmental perspective.
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Examining the Electronics Recycling Industry

Examining the E-Waste Recycling Industry

January 11, 2016
The U.S. is taking big steps to track e-waste and examine the electronics recycling industry.
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ConnectHome - Applying for Technology Donations

ConnectHome | Applying for Technology Donations

January 6, 2016
Potential ConnectHome recipients are applying for technology donations.
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Cleaning up the E-Waste Recycling Industry

Cleaning up the Electronics Recycling Industry

January 5, 2016
We like to think we do our part to consolidate the E-Waste Recycling Industry.
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Our New Team Member Paulina Sanchez Supports ConnectHome

New Team Member Paulina Sanchez Supports ConnectHome

January 4, 2016
Meet our new employee and Project Coordinator, Paulina Sanchez! She will be helping lead the charge with our new program, ConnectHome.
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So You Wanna Sell On eBay podcast | Digital literacy

The Weekly Plug: eBay Podcast With human-I-T

September 8, 2017
Today on The Weekly Plug we look at our co-founders who were on the So You Wanna Sell On eBay podcast, the recent cyber hack of Equifax & Literacy Day
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The Weekly Plug: Tech Donor Spotlight, Apple's Pippin Console

September 1, 2017
Today we spotlight a recent technology donor, Apple Inc's failed gaming console, & how states and cities wheel in technology for underserved communities.
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NeXT Computers With Scott Kelly|NeXT Computer Article|NeXT Computers with Scott NeXT Computer motherboard

Rediscover NeXT Computers With Scott Kelly

August 30, 2017
32 years ago Steve Jobs was ousted from Apple, leading him to start NeXT Inc. and continuing the crystallization of his personal computer vision.
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The Weekly Plug: PowerOn, Moonlight Villa Computers & Wednesday Wisdom

The Weekly Plug: PowerOn, Moonlight Villa Computers

August 25, 2017
Today on The Weekly Plug we look at a recent PowerOn event, a review of a distribution event at Moonlight Villa Computers and Wednesday wisdom.
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The importance of internet access

Infographic: Importance of Internet Access

August 22, 2017
The internet has far reaching implications for everyone, but do you know its impact on the economy, jobs, and quality of life?
Read More
The Weekly Plug: Coors Light Lideres, OurCycle LA

The Weekly Plug: Coors Light Lideres, OurCycle LA

August 18, 2017
Today on The Weekly Plug we look at Coors Light Lideres, a throwback to OurCycle LA in Koreatown and how computer donations empower STEM education
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OurCycle LA Logo

human-I-T Partners Up with OurCycle LA in Koreatown, LA

August 17, 2017
This year we celebrated that mission by collaborating with the City of Los Angeles during Digital Inclusion Week.
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Do Good Bus | Vote Gabe Middleton for Coors Light Lideres

The Weekly Plug: Coors Light Lideres, Do Good Bus

August 11, 2017
Today on The Weekly Plug we look at Coors Light Lideres, Do Good Bus, and 3 reasons why you should donate technology.
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The Weekly Plug: Gazette Newspapers, Coors Light Lideres

August 5, 2017
Today we look at Coors Light Lideres video, a highlight from the Grunion Gazette covering human-I-T & how teaching tech helps bridge the digital divide.
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The Weekly Plug: Coors Light Lideres, Long Beach Post

July 28, 2017
Today we look at a Coors Light Lideres $25,000 grant, a highlight from the Long Beach Post covering human-I-T & the high-speed broadband gap
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ASME and human-I-T Solve Digital Divide Challenge

July 25, 2017
Challenges arise every day in a variety of forms such as affordable broadband internet and accessibility of computers at the local level.
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The Weekly Plug: Coors Light Lideres Grant, La Opinion

July 21, 2017
Today we look at Coors Light Lideres, our recent event with Frontier through La Opinion & what the impact of e-waste recycling will have on the circular economy
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Future Of E-Waste In The Circular Economy

July 20, 2017
According to Worldmeters.info there have been over 108,500,000 computers sold this year alone.
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Coors Light Nominates Gabe for $25,000 Grant

July 19, 2017
Gabe Middleton, CEO and Co-Founder of human-I-T has been selected as one of 12 Coors Light Líderes as a finalist.
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The Weekly Plug: eBay SHINE, OurCycle LA & Net Neutrality

July 13, 2017
Every week we like to look back at everything we have read to bring you more information about the digital divide
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computer network map

Net Neutrality: A Free And Open Internet for Everyone

July 13, 2017
Net Neutrality marks one of the most significant issues of our time which aims to make the internet free and open to everyone.
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How Artificial Intelligence Can Expand Digital Literacy Skills

July 11, 2017
For the past 25 years the internet has changed the way we work, but will the emergence of artificial intelligence change our lives even more?
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eBay SHINE Awards 2017 - Featured Finalist human-I-T

eBay SHINE Awards 2017 | Featured Finalist, human-I-T

July 11, 2017
From June 26 through July 14, you have been able to vote up to once a day for your favorite finalist in each category.
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US HUD, Section 8, Frontier Communications

US HUD, Section 8, Frontier Communications

July 10, 2017
New partnership announcement with Frontier Communications and ConnectHome.
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The Weekly Plug: eBay SHINE, New Partnership, and Digital Divide

January 1, 2042
Today we look at the eBay SHINE Awards, new partnership between human-I-T, Frontier and U.S. HUD and bridging the digital divide in classrooms.
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