cell phones http://kplu.org en No Computer? Startup Lets Job Applicants Apply Via Texting http://kplu.org/post/no-computer-startup-lets-job-applicants-apply-texting <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Many of us are connected to the Internet almost all the time. But there are still lots of people who have no way to get online and for them, it can be hard to find a job in this increasingly digital world. It can also be hard for employers to find those workers.</span></p><p>Now, one startup in Kirkland aims to help people apply for jobs using nothing more than an ordinary flip phone.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Ashley Gross 10325 at http://kplu.org No Computer? Startup Lets Job Applicants Apply Via Texting Seattle Launches Pay-by-Phone Parking Service http://kplu.org/post/seattle-launches-pay-phone-parking-service <p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="248" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/VR_ao4AbKi4" width="440"></iframe></p><p>Paying for parking in Seattle is about to get easier.</p><p>The city of Seattle is partnering with PayByPhone&nbsp;to allow drivers to pay for street parking on their phones, rather than through pay stations. <span style="line-height: 1.5;">Likewise, Seattle Police Department Parking Enforcement officers can check their phones for a real-time update on license plates of drivers who have p</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">aid by phone.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 23:57:14 +0000 Hayat Norimine 9380 at http://kplu.org Cellular LTE technology will change the world http://kplu.org/post/cellular-lte-technology-will-change-world <p>Do you love your smartphone but hate your service provider? <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/3GPP_Long_Term_Evolution">LTE </a>may change that.</p><p>This week on The Digital Future, <a href="http://stratnews.com/">Strategic News Service</a> publisher <a href="http://www.kplu.org/people/mark-anderson">Mark Anderson</a> says new LTE&nbsp;(Long Term Evolution) technology will make a huge difference in our lives.</p><p>LTE should allow you to download data 30 times faster than current 3G technology. That&#39;s similar to the performance of wired Internet connections offered by cable or DSL.</p><p> Tue, 31 Jan 2012 12:00:00 +0000 Dave Meyer & Mark Anderson 3977 at http://kplu.org Cellular LTE technology will change the world