Category Archives: Papua New Guinea

Facebook in Chuuk

Facebook, as a company, has had its share of challenging publicity and even negative press over the years. It seems to me as though the company doesn’t exactly feel compelled to devote vast amounts of time and resources to making … Continue reading

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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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Pacific Telecommunications Council Conference, January 2011

In the second half of January, I had the opportunity to attend the Pacific Telecommunications Council conference, and presented on the panel: Extending Communications to Underserved Schools: Sustainability Challenges I’ve been attending this conference for some years now, and proposed … Continue reading

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