“Here in the library, we are ideally positioned to support people at risk of digital exclusion from health and care services” Vikki Kerr
“The laying of subsea cables to 15 islands across the Highlands, Argyll and Bute, Shetland and Orkney represents welcome progress to achieving our ambition.” Kate Forbes, Scottish Government Economy Secretary
The initiative, a collaboration between the Rural Youth Project and Smart Village Scotland, is the world’s first youth dedicated Smart Village.
“Physical developments could be constrained by the surveillance that is introduced. Very significant negative impact. “
Infralink is a ‘toolkit’ designed to help companies find suitable locations for masts.
James Stockan, Leader of Orkney Islands Council, has voiced his frustration at digital connectivity in the islands and has criticised the Scottish Government on what he says will be delays to deliver the programme in 2021.
The challenge facing most of Scotland’s rural and island communities is one of depopulation as people move into urban settings.
A Scottish Broadband Voucher Scheme (SBVS), funded by the Scottish Government, has been launched.
James Stockan, Leader of Orkney Islands Council is delighted that Orkney is to be a test bed for 5G.
Are islands on the Edge? What is the Edge on a spherical planet ? And in the digital world is there an Edge?