is it too late to tweet at conferences?

Has tweeting at conferences had its day? If you’ve been following conference hashtags on twitter lately, you might have noticed that the tweetstream can end up being multiple people tweeting the same quotable quotes. The more twitter users at the conference, the more pronounced this is. The article above recommends writing short blog posts about […]

Internet access for poor villagers – the Question Box

How do you make the internet accessible for people who are too poor to even understand it? The Question Box connects poor people to a telephone operator who can answer their questions via the internet. But because many villagers have no conception of what the internet is (“They just assume the operator is some egghead,” […]