Design With Africa

The recently founded NGO, Design With Africa (DWA) are about “providing an authentic African voice, and focus on design projects in specific communities or cities, rather than grand narratives about the continent.” Read More
July - 13 - 2012
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Siyawula – Technology Powered Learning

“Siyavula” is a Nguni word meaning “we are opening”. Formerly seeded by the Shuttleworth Foundation, Siyavula says they work to support and encourage communities of teachers to work together, openly share their teaching resources and benefit from the use of technology. Read More

July - 13 - 2012
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When you can hear just a little..

On designing simpler hearing aids for the elderly. Read More

May - 10 - 2012
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Bringing Frugal Design ethos to the classroom

This Spring, Drexel University’s Product Design Program will host Frugal Digital’s OSHA (Open Source Hearing Aids) project as a theme around their class. Read More

May - 10 - 2012
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Digital possibilities for remote speech therapy?

“Families and children with hearing loss need therapy and connection, for a transition into normalcy… It’s more than just screening & diagnosis”

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March - 22 - 2012
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Using digital aids for education: Perceptions, provisions and reality

How can teachers be facilitators to vast information in a digital world? Read More

March - 19 - 2012
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The ‘ New’ Televisions

The bylanes of Mumbai can sometimes take you through the most stunning stories.

What happens when a large corporate decides to upgrade to better monitors for their employees?

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September - 20 - 2011
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