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RSVP now: Tech for Good Fast Pitch by USAID Cambodia


Want to know how you can get involved in using technology to impact Cambodia? USAID’s Cambodia Development Innovations invites you to the first pitch presentation event. The concept is simple – presenters get 4 minutes to talk and “pitch” their idea. After pitching their idea, presenters and participants network with each other to find areas … Continue reading RSVP now: Tech for Good Fast Pitch by USAID Cambodia

Mixing WiMAX and UHF TV for Rural Internet Access in Vietnam


Recent statistics show that the majority of Vietnamese who frequently use the Internet are located almost exclusively in Vietnam’s big cities, such as Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh, Hai Phong, Hue, and Da Nang. This is due to three barriers to rural Internet access faced by Internet Service Providers (ISPs) using conventional cable-based technology: Geographic accessibility: … Continue reading Mixing WiMAX and UHF TV for Rural Internet Access in Vietnam

Better ICT Interventions with Participatory Action Research in Software Development


Software methodologies invariably originate from the West (developed nations of North America and Europe) and are tailored towards the development of products and services for urban users in their urban settings. Given the origin and the target markets, the context and cultural elements of urban developers and users are “infused” in the methodology and design. … Continue reading Better ICT Interventions with Participatory Action Research in Software Development