Holiday Social and Laptop Drive!

Join us on Thursday, November 21 for Coffee and Circumvention's Holiday Social and Laptop Drive! If you have a laptop in your life that still works but you no longer use, bring it to The People's Forum at 320 W. 37th St. between 6-8 pm. Then join us at the Houndstooth Pub just around the corner at 520 8th Avenue for drinks and conversation with all your favorite folks working at the intersection of tech activism, digital rights, and freedom of the press. See you there!

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New Hotspot Model for Contributor Plus Members

We have a new hotspot model for Contributor Plus members! The Franklin R910 model has been discontinued by our supplier. Contributor Plus members will now receive the Inseego MiFi 8000.

The Inseego MiFi8000 has a number of exciting features, including some that members have been asking about for years. These features include
- Connect up to 15 Wi-Fi enabled devices (compared to a maximum of 10 for previous hotspots we've offered)
- Hardware maximum speeds of 1 Gbps (compared to 150 Mbps for previous hotspots we've offered).
- USB tethering!

For more information about the Inseego MiFi 8000, please see the equipment information page.

Please note that the MiFi 8000 does not have 3G fallback capabilities. If you are considering becoming a Calyx Institute member or changing your membership, please check the Sprint coverage map...view

Trends Against Social Movements In Surveillance & Censorship

Join us TONIGHT (9/19/19) for a panel discussion about trends in surveillance and censorship! The panel will feature Matt Mitchell of CryptoHarlem, Sandy Ordonez of IFF, and the Calyx Institute's very own Executive Director Nick Merrill, among others. Click here for more details!