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Research Network Brings Wireless Internet To Native American Reservations

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February 13, 2001
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Researchers at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) are using the latest solar-powered wireless technology to help a pair of Native American tribes bridge the digital divide. The High Performance Research and Education Network (HPWREN) is overcoming geographical, social and technical barriers to bring high-speed Internet access to the La Jolla and Pala tribes.

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) are using the latest solar-powered wireless technology to help a pair of Native American tribes bridge the digital divide. The High Performance Research and Education Network (HPWREN) is overcoming geographical, social and technical barriers to bring high-speed Internet access to the La Jolla and Pala tribes.


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National Science Foundation. "Research Network Brings Wireless Internet To Native American Reservations." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 13 February 2001. <www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2001/02/010212074706.htm>.
National Science Foundation. (2001, February 13). Research Network Brings Wireless Internet To Native American Reservations. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 16, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2001/02/010212074706.htm
National Science Foundation. "Research Network Brings Wireless Internet To Native American Reservations." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2001/02/010212074706.htm (accessed April 16, 2014).

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