Archive for September, 2009

Another SA solution – broadband via weather balloons

Thursday, September 17th, 2009

 Weather Balloons to Serve Up Web Access in Africa.

http://www.internetevolution.com/author.asp?section_id=694&doc_id=178131

Info on your phone at MIT (is MIT moving ahead or are we falling behind).

Thursday, September 17th, 2009

 Are these the services we should provide as a matter of course or something only those cashed up, techy US universities can do?

“The MIT Mobile Web offers up-to-date information, optimized for different types of mobile devices. Find people, places, events, course news, shuttle schedules, and more. All you need is a mobile device with a web browser and either WiFi or a data plan.”

 http://mobi.mit.edu/about/

A solution for our SA Campus – carrier Pidgeons.

Wednesday, September 16th, 2009

Carrier pigeon delivers data faster than Telkom

 http://www.news.com.au/story/0,27574,26052683-23109,00.html