Category Archives: Macedonia

TEDxIIT talk: Technology for Development: No Shortcuts

At the TEDxIIT conference earlier this year I spoke about the challenges facing ICT4D and some promising methods for moving forward. The main points of this talk are as follows: The realm of ICT4D has a disturbing track record of … Continue reading

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ICTD2010 Royal Holloway University London

Taking a short break from covering OLPC topics to report on the ICTD2010 conference December 13-16 at Royal Holloway University in London. This was the fourth iteration of the ICTD conference. It has grown significantly in size from about 60 … Continue reading

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OLPC in the South Pacific

The next few posts will be about One Laptop per Child (OLPC) XO deployments in two South Pacific locations: two sites in Papua New Guinea and a third in The Solomon Islands. I’m interested in the energy/power issues faced in … Continue reading

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