African Women and ICTs: Investigating Technology, Gender and Empowerment

Women in Africa are undeniably participating in the information and communication technology (ICT) revolution and they are doing so in many and varied ways; the changes that the use of these tools have brought about are visible everywhere. Furthermore, the prospects of ICTs for development and women’s empowerment seem promising. Yet women’s stories about their

By |2017-08-01T09:28:53+00:00November 1st, 2010|Categories: Women in ICT|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Smart Tattoos that Can Control Your Phone

You may soon be able to control your music’s volume or change the TV channel simply by swiping on your forearm after the invention of a temporary tattoo that can be used to control a mobile phone. Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Microsoft have demonstrated technology that affixes gold leaf patterns to

By |2017-05-22T12:25:58+00:00November 13th, 2018|Categories: Gadgets, Reviews|Tags: , , , |0 Comments