Public encouraged to nominate local conservation heroes through August 31.
SAN DIEGO (August 23, 2022) – Cox Enterprises has opened the nomination process for the Cox Conserves Heroes program. The program serves to honor those who are making meaningful progress within three areas of environmental change: reducing carbon, energy and water use, and minimizing waste sent to landfills. Between Aug. 17-31, nominate a sustainability superstar and give them the chance to win up to $30,000 for the environmental nonprofit of their choice.
Cox Communications expands internet affordability program to help close the digital divide
ConnectAssist is the latest Cox offering to increase internet accessibility and enhance digital equity
SAN DIEGO – Nov. 16, 2021 – Cox Communications has broadened its affordability portfolio by expanding its low-cost internet tier, ConnectAssist. The newly expanded offering is one of Cox’s many efforts to create digital equity and is designed for low-income households who don’t qualify for Connect2Compete, which is designed for families with children in grades K-12 who are enrolled in government financial assistance programs.
Cox Communications Delivers Free Wi-Fi to Southeastern San Diego’s Joe & Vi Jacobs Center to Increase Community Broadband Connectivity
Cox Wi-Fi will power STEAM events, afterschool activities for students and job training programs, bringing greater access to technology in Promise Zone neighborhood through partnership with nonprofit Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Nov. 15, 2021 – Cox Communications is delivering indoor and outdoor Wi-Fi connectivity to Southeastern San Diego through a partnership with Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation, , a nonprofit organization empowering the community through economic, educational and neighborhood-building work to keep the community thriving now and in the future.
Cox Enables Customers with Physical Disabilities to Control Contour Video Guide with Eyes
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – (March 11, 2021) – Cox today unveiled a new feature that empowers people with disabilities to control their TV with their eyes. The Accessible Web Remote for Contour gives those who have lost fine motor skills – whether from degenerative conditions or paralysis – the ability to browse the video guide with a glance.
Cox Communications’ Sam Attisha named 2021/2022 board chair for the California Cable & Telecommunications Association
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Feb. 11, 2021 – The California Cable & Telecommunications Association (CCTA) announced during its Winter Board Meeting that Sam Attisha, senior vice president and region manager for Cox Communications’ California operations, will serve as the 2021/2022 board chair, providing leadership as the association champions innovative approaches to how Californians live, work and connect.
San Diego Oasis receives $300,000 grant from Cox Communications to create education hub for older adults to adopt technology
The Oasis Innovation Center will feature in-person and virtual technology workshops, “Tech Help Bar,” Cox Smart Home hub and telehealth care center to transform the experience of aging and combat social isolation among older adults.
Cox Communications helps Make-A-Wish® grant technology wish to 14-year-old gaming enthusiast and aspiring streamer Tiba
Pro gamers from Cox’s esports team Atlanta Reign make special Zoom appearance to offer tips and encouragement.
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Sept. 1, 2020 – Fourteen-year-old Tiba from Lakeside suffers from a neuromuscular disease that inhibits her mobility, and now with the COVID-19 pandemic forcing schools to start the new year online, she’ll have even less interaction with friends and classmates.