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Native Sun News Today: Indian Country hit hardest by FCC's 'Lifeline' changes (December 1, 2017)

In the midst of Native American Heritage month, the Federal Communications Commission approved changes to the Lifeline program that will hit people who live on Indian reservations the hardest.

Cronkite News: Indian Country hit hard by changes in Lifeline telecommunications program (November 27, 2017)

The Federal Communications Commission is moving to rein in a low-cost telephone service for low-income customers that critics say will hit Indian Country hard if fully implemented.

Osage Nation continues language revitalization efforts with mobile application (November 2, 2017)

The Osage Nation is keeping its language alive with the help of new technology.

Spokane Tribe throws hat into ring for potentially lucrative Amazon headquarters (October 26, 2017)

The Spokane Tribe is among the many communities seeking to host a second headquarters for online retailer Amazon.

Tribes stand to benefit from public safety network as deadline approaches for states (October 23, 2017)

A new public safety network could help Indian Country avoid the types of communications problems seen by the Spokane Tribe when a fire hit the reservation in Washington.

Cronkite News: Senate committee takes up bill to combat online sex trafficking (September 20, 2017)

The Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act has bipartisan support but is facing opposition from free speech advocates and the tech industry.

Southern Ute Tribe offers $1 million matching grant for KSUT public radio station (August 10, 2017)

One of the first radio stations in Indian Country is raising funds to move to a new home.

Global Voices: Digital radio station promotes indigenous communities in Brazil (July 24, 2017)

Rádio Yandê, the first Indigenous online radio station in Brazil, uses digital media to promote Native languages and communities.

Jackson Rancheria expands media enterprise with digital radio station (July 11, 2017)

The Jackson Rancheria Band of Miwuk Indians is offering non-stop, commercial-free music on Radio Rancheria.

White Mountain Apache Tribe chooses Native name for meteorite (June 5, 2017)

A unique meteorite discovered on the Fort Apache Reservation in Arizona has a name in the Apache language.

Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute team wins NASA prize (April 25, 2017)

The students and their professor walked away with $5,000 at the 2017 NASA Swarmathon.

Elizabeth LaPensée: Video games encourage indigenous culture (March 24, 2017)

Done right, games have the potential to be self-determined spaces, where Indigenous people can express themselves on their own terms.

Native Sun News Today: Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe prepares to launch radio station (March 10, 2017)

Beginning July 1st, Cheyenne River citizens will begin enjoying their very own radio station at 93.5 FM on the dial.

Christine Trudeau: Native radio stations lose big with Trump cuts (March 1, 2017)

There are 60 stations licensed to tribes or tribal entities in the United States. They stand to lose a lot if Trump cuts federal funding.

Bureau of Indian Affairs still failing on online security measures (February 21, 2017)

More than 15 years after a computer shutdown sent Indian Country into turmoil, the agency is still struggling to protect its information technology systems.

Cronkite News: Navajo Nation camps mix tradition and technology (February 10, 2017)

The STEM camps teach Navajo students, both middle and high school, how to merge chain reaction machines with storytelling and Navajo culture.

Lakota Country Times: Rosebud housing program wins top award (December 9, 2016)

The Sicangu Wicoti Awayankapi, which serves as the housing authority for the Rosebud Sioux Tribe, received a national award for developing electronic maps to improve services for tribal citizens.

North Dakota county wants 'Sheriff Kirchmeier' account off Twitter (December 7, 2016)

America's infamous #NoDAPL sheriff is not sending out tweets but some users seem to think the account is legitimate.

North Dakota sheriff scrubs Facebook of incriminating #NoDAPL information (December 1, 2016)

Morton County Sheriff Kyle Kirchmeier went offline for a few days and his staff were busy deleting dozens of photos and posts about the #NoDAPL movement.

Eastern Cherokees looking to build data center on reservation (October 25, 2016)

The North Carolina tribe plans to secure $100 million in financing for the project.

Mike Myers: Leech Lake Band takes lead in solar development (October 17, 2016)

'As privately held Indigenous nation chartered companies we sit in a unique position.'

Indian Health Service awards large contract in Great Plains Area (September 20, 2016)

The contract is worth $6.8 million for one year but could be extended to five years for a total cost of $100 million.

Artist David Bernie offers 'Indigemojis' for your Native emoji needs (August 18, 2016)

A new app aims to bring indigenous flair to digital conversations across Indian Country.

Summit aims to boost number of radio stations in Indian Country (July 19, 2016)

There are 58 radio stations in Indian Country and organizers want to help tribes start more.

Very few Native Americans are working for technology giant Google (July 1, 2016)

Only 56 American Indians and Alaska Natives worked for Google in 2015, up from 44 the year prior.

Sorry but DNA tests cannot confirm a person's Native ancestry (June 29, 2016)

Professor Kim Tallbear, a member of the Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate, and Dr. Nanibaa' Garrison, a member of the Navajo Nation, explain why.

Indigenous Digital Archive Project wins grant for online database (June 27, 2016)

Federal government documents from the boarding school era will be accessible to tribal members.

Geek Squad Academy takes digital camp to Choctaw Nation youth (June 14, 2016)

About 180 students from the Oklahoma tribe are getting a crash course in the latest technologies.

White House recognizes Native woman as a Champion of Change (June 13, 2016)

Renee Fredericks of the Cook Inlet Tribal Council has been helping youth connect their traditions with technology.

Native Sun News: Utility firm stops taxing reservation customers (June 13, 2016)

Enrolled tribal members residing on the Northern Cheyenne reservation recently received good news from the Range Telephone Cooperative.

James Giago Davies: Information sharing can free Lakota people (June 1, 2016)

We are wards of an oppressive state, and our shared sense of power and unity is mostly rhetoric.

Agua Caliente Band launches software development company (May 25, 2016)

Fusion Resource Solutions develops applications and software for the hospitality industry.

David Shorter: Images of indigenous people go missing in media (May 16, 2016)

What causes the Internet to lack respectful images of Native people using technology?

Jicarilla Apache Nation draws true believers for conference on UFOs (May 10, 2016)

Tribal members and other people have reported seeing unusual objects in the skies over the reservation in northern New Mexico.

Member of Puyallup Tribe develops 'Teepee' tribal directory app (April 28, 2016)

Information about every federally recognized tribe in the United States is available in an app designed for Apple's iPhone and iPad.