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Welcome to Digital Opportunity, the ‘all about ICT for Development’ channel, brought to you by OneWorld South Asia that informs on digital inclusion, showcases best practices in the sector and provides space for sharing and collaboration amongst ICT for D practitioners.
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  • Website to serve South Asian diaspora
    The Institute of South Asian Studies has launched a new web link to reach out to the far-flung diaspora. Starting off with a newsletter and a database of South ...
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  • Keeping the Internet free and open
    The success of Internet lies precisely in its openness, transparency and decentralisation, says <b>Lynn St. Amour</b>, president and CEO, Internet Society. Its ...
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  • Web tool 'as important as Google'
    A web tool that "could be as important as Google", according to some experts, has been shown off to the public. Wolfram Alpha, a free program will answer ...
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  • Rural Bolivia connects up via the net
    In San Ignacio de Moxos in north Bolivia, the only internet connection available was an expensive and intermittent telephone connection. Since March 2006, ...
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  • WFP reaches out to schools via web
    WFP is reaching out to schools to inform teachers and students on global hunger by integrating the issue into lessons on geography, science, social studies and ...
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  • Off the shelf, onto the laptop
    With the growing popularity of electronic and digital audio books, public libraries have started expanding their online collections and are providing easy ...
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  • Simplified desktops for the aged
    A unique desktop called SimplicITY, with six buttons and a website for the elderly, has been launched. With millions of people now in their sixties and above ...
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  • Rare scientific manuscripts now online
    The Royal Society, world's oldest scientific institution, will release original works of scientists like Isaac Newton, Benjamin Franklin, Stephen Hawking and ...
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  • Low-cost laptops for children
    One Laptop Per Child project plans to unveil XO-3, an ultra thin and sturdy tablet PC at less than $100 in 2012. Aiming to connect millions of children in ...
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  • New tech to bridge the language gap
    IBM has developed a new software that will offer instantaneous translation across a variety of e-platforms. Not only will it allow easy translation of URLs but ...
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  • 2012: the year of the internet in India
    With growing mobile phone penetration and increasing access to internet on devices beyond the pc, this new year may be the heralding of a new age of the ...
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  • Second Life bubble burst
    <b>Jianggan Li</b>, Assistant Editor of FutureGov blogs on why Second Life failed as a citizen outreach tool in Asia.
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  • USAID unveils online portfolio map
    USAID's online interactive Portfolio Map will help users view the agencies' projects around the world. The map is great tool to monitor development and enhance ...
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  • E-bookstore launched by Thai Univ
    Chulalongkorn University, Thailand has launched an electronic bookstore, which will be a gateway for students, writers and professors. The e-bookstore ...
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EVENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
» Online climate conference
Online,  November 5, 2012.
» Open Knowledge Festival 2012
Helsinki, Finland,  September 17,2012.
» ITU Green Standards Week
39, quai du Président Roosevelt 92130 Issy-les-Moulineaux, France,  September 17

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