Let me start by saying that the ideals of the Open Data movement: transparency; accountability; and, citizen innovation, are ones that I hold near to my heart. Further, I admire and respect many... Read More – ‘The Open Data Cart and Twin Horses of Accountability and Innovation’.
This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series What Google Should Do in Africa - Part 2Inspired by the recent successful launch of the Television White Spaces pilot in South Africa, I am once again tempted... Read More – ‘What Google Should Do In Africa – Launch a Digital Television Station’.
Imagine for a minute that you’ve just bought a new stove. The old stove just wasn’t doing all you needed so you’ve bought a new German-engineered stove. It’s Saturday morning... Read More – ‘Everyday Internet MiraclesIllustrating the Power of Open’.
I was interviewed for the November edition of City Views – ”your free Cape Town central city newspaper” — about the importance of affordable connectivity for ideas to spread... Read More – ‘The glue of it all is cheap, reliable internet access’.