Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of telecottage in English:
A room or building, especially in a rural area, filled with computer equipment for the shared use of people living in the area.
- These centers themselves can hardly be considered electronic media, but they have become rather popular with international organizations under names such as infoboutiques, telecottages, and multipurpose community telecenters.
- In some circles, they are called virtual village halls, telelearning centres, telecottages, electronic cottages, community technology centers, networked learning centers and digital clubhouses.
- The company secretary said options included a heritage centre and a telecottage learning and technology facility, but there was not enough energy and support from the community to pursue any of the projects.
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