In August of 2010, Socket Telecom was selected as a company to be included in the Recovery Act broadband grant awards. A number of businesses thorughout the country were included in the grant in order to deliver high-speed internet to rural Missouri.

 View a list of projects receiving Recovery Act broadband grant awards.

In 2009, 2.6 million laptops were stolen worldwide according to Safeware Insurance Agency, a leading computer insurance company. Vacations and visiting loved ones is a fun way to spend the summer months, and taking a laptop computer along can be a great way to stay connected while you are away. However, traveling with electronics presents an increased risk of theft and damage.