Marie sits with a group of other women outside a small vendor in Saint Marc, Voilá mobile phone in hand. They are waiting to spend the 1600 gourdes (US$40) that Mercy Corps just sent to their T-Cash accounts. As heads of households with IDPs (internally…Continue
Added by Jenny Fan on March 25, 2011 at 1:34am — No Comments
Ushering in a new era of application-centric, solid-state storage solutions for the enterprise, Fusion-io is revolutionizing the way database, application and system administrators architect their data centers. The company is closing the gap between processing power and storage needs by delivering breakthrough performance at a fraction of the cost of traditional disk-based storage systems. Now, the performance of an entire disk array can be placed inside a server. Would be happy to present…Continue
Added by Richard DeFiore on March 15, 2011 at 12:57pm — No Comments
The uptake and success of mobile money in Haiti will be affected by user experience at mobile money agents. While users should have similar experiences wherever they choose to use mobile money, we have found that their experiences vary depending upon what kind of agent they use. The centrality of the agent to the success of mobile money means that we cannot take the word “agent” for granted.
Added by Jenny Fan on March 14, 2011 at 6:15pm — No Comments
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Parsing open source at the State Department
Tech@State: Oh, the places we STILL need to go...…
Added by techATstate on March 7, 2011 at 3:03pm — No Comments
“FILMMAKING FOR SOCIAL CHANGE” SCREENING EVENT HELD BY LONDON INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY FESTIVAL (LIDF)
AVARI TOWERS KARACHI, 28 February 2011
LONDON INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY FESTIVAL (LIDF) held a…Continue
Added by Abrar ul Hassan on March 4, 2011 at 11:30am — No Comments
The Office of Computer Security (DS/SI/CS) is pleased to present…
Added by techATstate on March 3, 2011 at 2:00pm — No Comments
It appears that the internal planning team has already established a solid list of topics for the next Tech@State forum; however, I would like to propose an additional topic for future consideration: Education Reform.
The current administration has taken great strides to improve education through an ambitious reform agenda leveraging new technologies to improve access and quality. The initiatives set forth over the past several months have fostered collaboration between government…
Added by Rebecca Lee on March 1, 2011 at 12:30am — No Comments