ITU is celebrating World Telecommunication and Information Society Day on 17th May 2013 with the theme “ICTs and Improving Road Safety“. One of the good things with ICTs is that it is applicable to all the aspects of human, living and development.
Dalberg, in association with Intel and GlobeScan, has published a research document named “Women and the Web” citing how the Internet could benefit women and beyond. Bridging the Internet gap and creating new global opportunities in the low and middle-income countries, and fostering benefits mainly for the women is now possible with the trend of technology. Let’s summarize what the… Read more →
ICT is getting newer landscape every day. The usage of ICT is beyond our expectation since there is no limitation with it. The rapid growth of IP services, the success of over-the-top (OTT) players in providing services, content and applications and the explosion of data, cloud and smartphones have radically altered the realities of the telco sector. Access to the… Read more →
ORIGINAL PAPER ICT4D: Internet Adoption and Usage among Rural Users in China ~ Jinqiu Zhao Abstract Despite its low penetration in the vast rural areas of China, the Internet is generally perceived as a new engine for rural empowerment and quite a number of experimental projects have been initiated in recent years to test this view. This study explores the… Read more →
Internet Adoption or Broadband penetration
Well, to begin with ICT4D is to know ICT first. Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) is practice of using means and modes of ICT resources for betterment of people’s day to day activities, say it a daily household chores or a heavy industrial manufacturing or say it a kid learning in an easier and effective way. And, ICT4D is one… Read more →