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Amatrice (Italy) earthquake response.

  An earthquake, measuring 6.2 ± 0.016 on the moment magnitude scale, hit Central Italy on 24 August 2016 at 03:36:32 CEST. Its epicentre was close to Accumoli, with its hypocentre at a depth of 4 ± 1 km, approximately 75 km (47 mi) southeast of Perugiaand 45 km (28 mi)

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Extending the Lesvos network.

Our team worked on improving our network on Lesvos last week. One of the big steps in this was connecting the network backbone to the University of the Aegean’s network in Mytilini. This link is adding an additional 500Mbps backhaul

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June 2016: Refugee Crisis response update.

As our refugee crisis response enters its ninth month is is time to share a summary of what we have done so far as well as our future plans. First some numbers; so far we have installed equipment in 9

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Refugee crisis response update; expanding across Greece.

The recent agreement between the EU and Turkey on how to handle the refugee crisis has caused enormous upheaval. Refugees are now forcibly relocated to closed camps in the North of Greece where their claims for asylum will be processed.

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Refugee Crisis response update: November 4th 2015.

To say that a lot has happened since we kicked of this deployment would be an understatement. Following is our latest sitrep. Remember: if you want to support our work you can make an online donation by clicking this link.

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Oklahoma 2015 deployment update.

  Our current deployment in Oklahoma is now entering its 2nd month. While the initial reason for the deployment were the storms and tornadoes of early May the subsequent widespread and severe flooding has increased the need for our assistance.

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Vanuatu deployment sitrep March 30.

Our first team member has been on the ground for 24 hours and has established contact with local partners as well as other responding organisations. Meeting with CNS (local IT company in Port Vila), they are providing DTL with equipment

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December 2014 Philippines deployment, technical report.

With the end of the December Philippines deployment now just over a month behind us we have completed the technical report for this deployment. Following is a short summary; Mission statement: To provide internet access to the main buildings &

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Give a man internet & he’ll surf for a day, teach him how to network and he’ll email you forever…

A big part of our work is sharing our knowledge and making sure that we leave the communities to whose aid we come better prepared. That means that we teach them to maintain the technology that we provide them with.

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Cebu update December 10 2014.

                Sitrep received from our team in Camp Arapal (North Cebu) this morning: Power has been restored to the camp. 1st Point-to-Point wireless link between hill 1 and main camp is up and

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