Category Archives: Veterans

Voices From The Lab: AFN Client on FOX7 News

Man helping vets reconnect with civilian world By: Mike Warren, July 4, 2013 courtesy of FOX 7 News Charles Bishop is creating a website to help vets. It has a simple premise: the vet posts their story on the site … Continue reading

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Voices From the Lab: Bridging the Digital Divide Requires More Than Just Technology

Austin Free-Net’s ever-expanding reach has grown to a total of 168 computers in 26 sites around Austin, but simply providing technology to the community is only the beginning. To empower our clients to bridge the digital divide, we also rely … Continue reading

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Voices From the Lab: Find What You Need at Austin Free-Net

John, a visually disabled Vietnam War veteran, came to the Rosewood Zaragosa Neighborhood center with basic computer skills.  He had worked in the early 80s on computer systems which used numbers and symbols only.  But, he had the basics down  … Continue reading

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Texas Connects Coalition Announces Skype Free Video Calling Around the World at Bastrop Public Library

Texans Invited to Learn. Click. Do. SMITHVILLE – July 23, 2012 – The Texas Connects Coalition (TXC2) announced today that Skype free video calling is coming to the Bastrop Public Library. TXC2 is sponsoring a community open house with refreshments … Continue reading

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Austin Free-Net proud to serve our nation’s veterans

November 10, 2011 In 2009, President Barack Obama signed an Executive Order making it a priority for the government to employ more veterans in the civil service. As the American economy continues to recover, helping veterans, transitioning service members, and … Continue reading

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