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The country’s digital divide — the gap between the haves and have-nots in accessing and affording the Internet — vexed policymakers long before the pandemic.
Images of students forced to sit in restaurant parking lots to access free WiFi so they could take their classes on the internet drove home just how wide the digital divide in America remains.Getting vaccinated is hard. It’s even harder without the internet.|Eileen Guo|February 3, 2021|MIT Technology Review
We work every day with the inspiring stakeholders in the affordable housing community, as well as local governments and tech entrepreneurs looking to bridge this digital divide.VC investment in proptech can yield profits and change lives|Walter Thompson|January 27, 2021|TechCrunch
Even if seniors do manage to get appointments, Cotter, of San Francisco’s Community Tech Network, warns that the pandemic has exposed how the digital divide has impacted older people more broadly.A big hurdle for older Americans trying to get vaccinated: Using the internet|Rebecca Heilweil|January 27, 2021|Vox
The pandemic is highlighting a persistent digital divide, in which Americans without a strong and affordable Internet connection are increasingly boxed out of work and education opportunities.Internet regulation takes on greater urgency as pandemic highlights digital divide|Cat Zakrzewski, Tony Romm|January 20, 2021|Washington Post
The digital dating sphere can prove tricky, and bruising, for the trans user.
Bridging the divide between the police and those who distrust them will take more than protests and symbolic gestures.
Divide batter into prepared ramekins, place ramekins on a baking sheet, and bake about 20 minutes.Make ‘The Chew’s’ Carla Hall’s Sticky Toffee Pudding|Carla Hall|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Consider, too, that in this digital age, making something public is not only easier but has greater reach.
Divide the dough in half and very gently pat each half into a round 1-inch-thick disk.
His head fell back limp on MacRae's arm, and the rest of the message went with the game old Dutchman across the big divide.
Still a-shiver at dawn, I saddled up and loped for the crest of the nearest divide to get the benefit of the first sun-rays.
I remember him saying once—it was at the Zoo—what a pity it was he hadn't enough to divide among the whole Cabinet.First Plays|A. A. Milne
Should an association dissolve, then the members may divide its property among themselves.
Sometimes a quarrel springs up in one of these associations, the members divide, who shall have the property?
British Dictionary definitions for digital divide
Cultural definitions for digital divide
A term that describes the division of the world into two camps, those who have access to the Internet and other advanced information technologies and those who don't. The term highlights the issue that those who do not have access to such technology are potentially destined to futures where they will be at an economic disadvantage.