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About Me

Joined PTP in 2011. On the BoardOfAdvisors. Personal website: http://danrasmussen.org/ .

Expended lots of effort with the goal of getting the word out about the Personal Telco Project. First, lots of work on the PTP wiki. Then re-wrote the homepage so outsiders could understand what Personal Telco was about. I made Dashboard so that I, and others could more effectively keep the wiki up-to-date and relevant/interesting. I rewrote PTP's listing for Calagator and for a while took it on myself to submit PTP events to Calagator in an attempt to seek new volunteers. I tried to visit all of the Personal Telco nodes in Portland, and eventually did visit most of them. Here's a map of the results: http://pdxwifimap.com/ptp_audit_2012 . That project became http://pdxwifimap.com/, another attempt of mine to draw attention to the Personal Telco Project. It's also a learning project. PDX Wifi Map is based on OpenStreetMap and does things I haven't seen on any other wifi map.

Projects

(in no particular order)

Pages I've Created

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Pages where DanRasmussen appears in text. Is there some way to show most recent pages edited by DanRasmussen, vs. being in the page text? FullSearchCached is for searches that don't change much. I don't know how often the cache is refreshed, but would like to figure that out. "Clear Cache" is one of the Page Actions.

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NewsResults(portland+wifi):
[WWW] Community News – Community colleges making in-person decisions - Portland Press Herald - pressherald.com
[WWW] Ziply debuts 2-gig, 5-gig internet tiers in 60 cities - FierceTelecom
[WWW] Best internet provider in Portland 2021: Top ISPs - ZDNet
[WWW] We're Hiring! The Mercury Is Looking for an Arts & Culture Editor! - The Portland Mercury
[WWW] Larry Miller, of Nike's Jordan Brand, Asks Forgiveness for 1965 Murder - The New York Times
[WWW] CenturyLink vs. Comcast Xfinity: Which is better for your home broadband? - CNET
[WWW] Portland communities benefit from free Wi-Fi hotspots - Jamaica Gleaner
[WWW] Broadband label discussion on tap at FCC - FierceTelecom
[WWW] Comcast Launches WiFi-Connected “Lift Zones” at Sites Serving Veterans Experiencing Houselessness - Yahoo Finance
[WWW] Here's how fiber, FWA factor into cable's future in 2022 - FierceTelecom
[WWW] A new £45 million 18-storey luxury hotel has opened in Manchester city centre - The Manc
[WWW] Shady Pines, Portland's All-Vegan Food Cart Pod, Has Closed Permanently - Eater Portland
[WWW] Tens of thousands lose internet in Oregon, connection could take weeks to return - KGW.com
[WWW] Spectrum internet outage hits thousands of customers in Maine and New Hampshire - Press Herald
[WWW] T-Mobile Home Internet: Can a mobile company meet 5G home broadband needs? - CNET
[WWW] Students in need get help to access internet for distance learning - KGW.com
[WWW] 5G home internet might be the solution to your broadband needs - CNET
[WWW] Thousands of students at two Portland-area schools in quarantine - KGW.com
[WWW] Outstanding Portland Coffee Shops With Free Wi-Fi - Eater PDX
[WWW] Ziply Fiber home internet review: Heading in the right direction - CNET
[WWW] Game Guide: MNUFC vs. Portland Timbers - Minnesota United FC
[WWW] Internet restored after Spectrum outage - Bangor Daily News
[WWW] Casinos in Oregon & Washington: 13 Awesome Venues to Try Your Luck - That Oregon Life
[WWW] Listening Session: Youth and People with Lower Income - BikePortland - BikePortland.org
[WWW] The Great Digital Migration of 2020: How the Internet Kept America Running - Sahan Journal
[WWW] Comcast Increases Fastest Xfinity Internet Speeds Across Oregon/SW Washington - Yahoo Finance
[WWW] Here’s how to protect yourself when using public wi-fi - NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ
[WWW] Boys & Girls Clubs in Oregon and SW Washington expanding kids' access to high-speed internet - KGW.com
[WWW] Where Can You Get T-Mobile's 5G Home Internet Service? Let's Go to the Map - PCMag
[WWW] With Municipal Broadband, Cities Are Taking Back the Internet—and Making It Faster and Cheaper. Can Portland Do the Same? - The Portland Mercury
[WWW] CenturyLink home internet review: A fiber deal worth your attention - CNET
[WWW] Chicago 'radical' students plan school walkout, demand COVID 'stipends' and two weeks remote learning - Fox News
[WWW] An Expert’s Guide to Portland’s Weed Scene - Thrillist
[WWW] Alaska Airlines Shows Off New Gates At Portland’s Concourse B - Simple Flying
[WWW] Alaska Airlines' service and soft product pull through again - Runway Girl Network
[WWW] The Right Place at the Right Time: Portland Got a Gucci Store, Baby!!! - The Portland Mercury
[WWW] Mills makes push for another $30 million for broadband internet in Maine - Press Herald
[WWW] What Is Delta Air Lines’ Strategy In Portland? - Simple Flying
[WWW] Hillsboro launches HiLight, aspiring to build Oregon’s largest city-run internet service - OregonLive
[WWW] COMCAST EXPANDING SERVICE TERRITORY, BRINGING FULL SUITE OF PRODUCTS AND SERVICES TO HUBBARD AND WOODBURN - Yahoo Finance
[WWW] 8 Cannabis Products We Love from Local Black-Owned Businesses - Portland Monthly
[WWW] In Portland, the Sharing Economy Comes for the Home Office Space - Portland Monthly
[WWW] Largest Assisted Living Facilities in Oregon & SW Washington - Portland Business Journal - New York Business Journal
[WWW] Google Fiber secures office, retail space in West Des Moines ahead of internet launch - Des Moines Register
[WWW] Oregon Health Authority Condemned by Scientists For Scrubbing Report on Wireless Hazards in Schools - The Washington Spectator
[WWW] Comcast offers free WiFi hotspots, unlimited data, waives late fees during coronavirus outbreak - KGW.com
[WWW] Portland Cà Phê Is Crushing the Coffee (and Sandwich) Game Right Now - The Portland Mercury
[WWW] Comcast To Offer Free WiFi For Groups Serving Veterans - TV Technology
[WWW] Eugene library groups' campaign looks to 'Connect Community' with 300 Wi-Fi hotspots - The Register-Guard
[WWW] Mainers using Elon Musk's satellite internet say it's no silver bullet for rural access - Bangor Daily News
[WWW] For rural Mainers seeking broadband solutions, is Starlink the answer? - Press Herald
[WWW] Eternal Optimist Jesce Horton Talks Cannabis in the New Decade - Portland Monthly
[WWW] Amazon Web Services goes down, taking huge parts of internet offline | TheHill - The Hill
[WWW] Amtrak Business Class Is Worth the Splurge—Here Are 3 Reasons Why - Condé Nast Traveler
[WWW] WiFi-enabled smart kiosks with touch screens could be coming to Portland, mayor says - GeekWire
[WWW] Internet speeds up in Oregon cities, but rural areas still lag - OregonLive.com
[WWW] For thousands of students without home internet access, remote learning is an extra challenge - Press Herald
[WWW] Capturing Portland Farmers Market - Vanguard - Psuvanguard.com
[WWW] Applications now open for program to help low-income families afford broadband - NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ
[WWW] Comcast buys 2 small municipal internet businesses in Massachusetts - FierceTelecom
[WWW] Wi-Fi 7 is coming to CES 2022 with promises of even faster speeds - Digital Trends
[WWW] Is your home wi-fi struggling to do all you’re asking of it? Here’s what to do - NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ
[WWW] Whatever happened to Google Fiber? - CNET
[WWW] Oregon FBI Tech Tuesday: Building a Digital Defense Against WiFi Dangers — FBI - Federal Bureau of Investigation
[WWW] 'Down payment': Baltimore will spend at least $35M in federal funds to help fix city's digital divide - Baltimore Business Journal
[WWW] Largest Retirement Communities in Oregon & SW Washington - Portland Business Journal - New York Business Journal
[WWW] USF On Track To Establish 189 Wi-Fi Hotspots By March 2022 – Jamaica Information Service - Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information Service
[WWW] UPDATE #3:Person Identified in Officer Involved Shooting (Photo) - City of Portland, Oregon
[WWW] Tech Tuesday: Internet of Things (IoT) — FBI - Federal Bureau of Investigation
[WWW] Synthesis Cloud plots plan for national broadcast Internet network - Light Reading
[WWW] Moxy Portland Downtown Brings Style, Fun, And Affordability To The City Of Roses - Forbes
[WWW] Personal Telco Project: A Case Study in Community Connectivity - EFF
[WWW] Hands On With T-Mobile's 5G Home Internet Gateway - PCMag
[WWW] Game Guide: MNUFC vs. Houston Dynamo - Minnesota United FC
[WWW] Comcast and HGTV Team Up to Launch Lift Zone Makeovers - Business Wire
[WWW] David F. Kennedy, Whose Ad Agency Put Nike on the Map, Dies at 82 - The New York Times
[WWW] North Idaho internet provider continues to censor Facebook, Twitter for customers who request it - KREM.com
[WWW] McCollum on Simmons Trade Rumors, Vaccines and Blazers Firing - The New York Times
[WWW] Airport Hotels - travelportland.com
[WWW] Portland's Best Coffee Shops With WiFi - Thrillist
[WWW] Pamplin Media Group - Multnomah County library branches now open - Pamplin Media Group
[WWW] 5G home internet: Carriers, coverage, and plans - Digital Trends
[WWW] How to connect Google Nest home speakers to Wi-Fi - Digital Trends
[WWW] Quinnipiac will cut off internet access for students who refuse to get vaccinated - Bangor Daily News
[WWW] Oregon Visitors Are Invited to Stay at Jupiter Hotel in Portland Oregon - KHON2
[WWW] Building a publicly owned internet system across Multnomah County is probably too expensive - OPB News
[WWW] Aruba rolls out enterprise-grade Wi-Fi 6E devices - ZDNet
[WWW] Global Wireless Security Cameras Systems Market to Reach $18.30 Billion by 2030 - GlobeNewswire
[WWW] Cheap, tech friendly BoltBus is rolled into Greyhound during ‘service renovations’ - GeekWire
[WWW] Air service from Redmond to Portland ends November 4 - Sisters Nugget
[WWW] 12 LA Coffee Shops With Really Fast Wifi - Los Angeles - The Infatuation
[WWW] 40 Best Target Cyber Monday Deals (2021) - WIRED
[WWW] WES commuter rail costs TriMet $108 per passenger - KGW.com
[WWW] Hillsboro Boys & Girls Club receives $50K for renovations - Pamplin Media Group
[WWW] Ray Ozzie’s cellular IoT startup Blues Wireless raises $22M from Bill Gates and others - GeekWire
[WWW] 2021 Fiber-To-The-Home Top 100 - Broadband Communities
[WWW] It's the best time of year to stay at Lyons Lakeside Cabins - pressherald.com
[WWW] Game Guide: MNUFC vs. LAFC - Minnesota United FC
[WWW] Oregon has seventh cheapest utility costs in U.S., no thanks to internet prices: ranking - OregonLive.com
[WWW] Portland companies bridging digital divide through tech and supply drives - KGW.com

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DanRasmussen (last edited 2013-02-02 11:08:01 by DanRasmussen)