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Our friends over at the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the United Nations specialized agency for information and communication technologies (ICTs), shares with us this latest Statshot overview of the global technology landscape.
It shows that there are over 100 countries with mobile-cellular penetration exceeding 100% (meaning there are more mobile-cellular subscriptions than inhabitants) and that, in 7 economies…Continue
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The International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) has conducted a study on the Intel Learn digital literacy program and its impact on female learners. Recently released results of the study revealed that the program has been able to reach a large number of girls and women and enhance their technology skills, critical thinking, and self-confidence, improving their effectiveness as students, community members, and…Continue
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During 7th and 8th December 2012 - Hilfswerk Austria in Moldova NGO held a practical workshop entitled "Information and Communication Technologies for the digital Inclusion of the rehabilitation centers for children and youth with SEN on both banks of…Continue
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Mary Meeker, the so called "Queen of the Net", has recently released her year-end report on the state of the web.
According to Meeker, Internet growth remains robust while rapid mobile adoption is still in the early stages.
Aside from basic statistics, Meeker also provides a glimpse of the re-imagination of practically everything -- computing devices, connectivity, knowledge, photography, navigation, news and information flow, note taking, files and folders, content…Continue
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Technology, Innovation and Sustainability Talks, or TIS Talks, a series of webinars launched by Telecentre.org Foundation (TCF), in partnership with Intel was recently concluded. The TIS Talks run from July to November 2012 brought together telecentres, networks and partner organizations to learn about successful telecentre…Continue
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On 1 October 2012 the European Commission launched the European Social Innovation Competition in memory of …Continue
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The Global Impact Study is pleased to announce the release of the Mobile Internet in-depth study research report, Public access, private mobile: The interplay of shared access and the mobile Internet for Teenagers in Cape Town. Led by Marion Walton of the University of Cape Town and Jonathan Donner of Microsoft Research India, this study assesses and describes the interplay between public PC-based Internet access and private mobile-based access for urban teenaged public access venue users in…Continue
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This weekend our friends at World Vision launched a new initiative to provide technology and training to students and teachers in Africa. Called Spark a Child’s Digital Future, this program will enable primary schools with ICT resources and the required training and support for a sustainable program.
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The selection of these telecentre women comes as a result of the partnership forged last August 2012 between…Continue
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The Technology Salon™ is an intimate, informal, and in person, discussion between ICT experts and international development professionals, with a focus on technology's impact on donor-sponsored technical assistance delivery, and private enterprise driven economic development, facilitated by technology. This allows…Continue