[GKD-DOTCOM] Connectivity Is Not The Right Word

2003-11-03 Thread Simon Woodside
I was paying attention when the internet was first developing in the west, here in Canada in particular. I think that the history of the internet is largely ignored by those who are developing connectivity for the developing world. But ignored, at the risk of going off in the completely wrong

[GKD] Rural Wireless Takes Off in India

2003-06-09 Thread Simon Woodside
http://www.digitaldividenetwork.org/content/news/index.cfm?key=893 Over 200 rural villages in India's Maharashtra state have formed a wireless Internet cooperative, establishing 50 wi-fi hotspots in their communities. The co-op has managed to raise more than $400,000 (RS20 million) to expand the