Ashoka's International Blogs

  • Submitted by Movirtu and frog design team up to create "telecom cloud" on Fri, May 21, 2010
    From a press release dated March 31, 2010: MOVIRTU COLLABORATES WITH FROG DESIGN ON USER INTERFACE INNOVATION Global innovation firm frog design will assist Movirtu to ensure quick navigation and ease of use of their MX series of products for a...
  • Submitted by How to Pull Africa from its Black Hole of Technology? on Thu, May 20, 2010
    Let’s face it: Africa is on the downward slope to perdition as far as technology is concerned. Many people who are not directly confronted with this reality on the continent are usually lured into a false sense that things are looking up because of...
  • Submitted by <a href="http://www.ashoka.org/story/6458">Mapping Change: Leveraging Google Earth to improve housing and infrastructure</a> on Tue, December 29, 2009
     Pratima Joshi, Ashoka Fellow and Founding Member of Shelter Associates, talks about how her organization uses Geographical Information Systems (GIS) mapping to improve slum dwellers’ quality of life. The Problem: Slums in India often lack...