[GKD] Limitations of Open-source Software

2003-02-25 Thread Daryl Martyris
Sam Lanfranco [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: For software the open source platforms are both available at all levels (i.e., operating systems, browsers, email, server software, OpenOffice application suite, etc. etc.) and there are thousands of open source people online who will help you - at a

Re: [GKD] Making Computers, Software, Bandwidth Affordable (India)

2003-02-25 Thread Mullinax, John (J.)
Promising ideas. Not unique by themselves, but the first time I've seen someone actually attempt to put them all together. The key questions: 1) Where do you start? and 2) How to get critical mass? I certainly won't claim definitive answers, but here are some thoughts: 1) Start with the client

[GKD] Vacancy at OneWorld South Asia

2003-02-25 Thread Kanti Kumar
Dear Friends, Please circulate the following vacancy announcement among your colleagues and friends. This post is open to South Asian nationals. We are looking for an entrepreneurial Centre Director to provide leadership and direction to the OneWorld South Asia team based in Delhi. OneWorld is

[GKD] Community Radio Fights for Widows' Rights (Nepal)

2003-02-25 Thread Frederick Noronha
Radio broadcasters raise voices for a better world By Sudeshna Sarkar, Indo-Asian News Service Kathmandu, Feb 20 (IANS) When her husband died in an accident Amala Pradhan's in-laws made sure that her life ended as well by dictating what she could wear or eat and where she could go. There are