Tag: Long Beach Business Journal

The Human Factor: How A Long Beach Nonprofit Is Bridging The Digital Divide

On a humid August afternoon, Gustavo Trujillo and his pregnant fiancée, Samahara Chavez, waited outside the Los Angeles Council District 8 office on Vermont Avenue for something they…

The Challenges Of Job Hunting Without The Internet

Up until three months ago, Stelena Anderson and her family lived without Internet at home, relying on family members, libraries, an unemployment center and places such as McDonald’s…

Can Long Beach be the Next Burbank or Santa Monica?

A look at how two cities are connecting their public facilities and their residents to the Internet.

Can Long Beach’s Fiber Master Plan Bridge The Digital Divide?

City leaders are on the verge of unveiling a 300-page report on a project that holds the potential to connect everyone in Long Beach to the Internet in…