Episode 784: Citizen Rapid Response for Maui – Sept 6, 2023

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Leslie Wilkins, Alex Fielding, Daron Nishimoto

Today’s topic is about how private citizens in Maui’s tech community helped with Internet connectivity in Lahaina. With us today we have Leslie Wilkins, Executive Director at MEDB, Alex Fielding, co-founder of Privateer and Daron Nishimoto from EO Solution here to talk about how they helped to enable Internet connectivity and communications for the survivors of the Maui fire.

To support the recovery efforts on Maui go to MauiStrong.

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Episode 784: Citizen Rapid Response for Maui – Sept 6, 2023

Episode 781: Maui Internet and Communications Update – Aug 16, 2023

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Brad Kaleo Bennett

This week we do a special update on the current status of Internet and communications access on Maui in the wake of the wildfires resulting from Hurricane Dora. I first cover what is happening on the ground with Hawaiian Telcom, Spectrum, AT&T, Verizon and T-Mobile.

Brad Kaleo Bennett from the ╩╗Auamo Collaborative, joins us to share his insights into the situation and how community can support the effort.

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Episode 781: Maui Internet and Communications Update – Aug 16, 2023