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National FFA Blue Room tackles agricultural challenges

· October 29, 2018

The National FFA Organization announced in June the partnership with Microsoft to bring cutting edge technology to the 91st National FFA Convention and Expo. The first time to ever appear at the convention, the Blue Room was a new way for students to focus on the critical challenges facing the agricultural industry. According to FFA […]

FFA, Microsoft create Blue 365 partnership to bring tech to classrooms

· July 26, 2018

The National FFA Organization and Microsoft Corp. are collaborating to bring innovative technology, science, research, and entrepreneurship to the classrooms of the more than 650,000 FFA student members nationwide through an initiative known as Blue 365. FFA members are the future of the food industry, which is relying on this generation to meet unparalleled challenges […]

RTO Wireless, Microsoft to bring broadband to rural NY, Maine

· July 24, 2018

RTO Wireless and Microsoft Corp. are joining together to bring broadband internet access to more than 290,000 people living in unserved rural regions of New York and Maine. The partnership is part of the Microsoft Airband Initiative, which aims to extend broadband access to 2 million people in unserved portions of rural America by July […]

Microsoft wants to connect rural America with TV white spaces

· December 19, 2017

With roughly 23.4 rural Americans lacking broadband internet access, many companies have come forward with some “out-of-the-box” ideas in the hopes of getting everyone connected within the next five years. Microsoft is actually going back to the box so to speak to extend broadband coverage through TV white spaces. TV white space is the unused […]

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