Doing Technology So People Matter

There was a fascinating story on CNN.com about a project to bring wireless web access to a low income housing development, using the wireless “cloud” to span the digital divide. The article is intriguing not for just the story it tells, but for its implications in a number of settings, including rural ones. Read this story along with a companion piece on a cybercafe planned for Mount Everest and I defy you not to have new ideas on what we can do with the Internet.