Interview in the Daily Samakal (in Bengali)

The Daily eSamakal Epub 3 march 2016

Mobile phone technology to offer real-time support to Bangladeshi women

A News Item from Monash University, 23 March 2016

Mobile phone technology to offer real-time support to Bangladeshi women, Monash University

PROTIC- Good media coverage on people and technology project in Bangladesh

The PROTIC -a Bengali work meaning ’sign’ – project with Monash University and  Oxfam in Bangladesh is steaming ahead, though a lot of it is on the ground rather than in academic articles.  Here’s a link to a recent press account  about the project in the Dhaka Star, the quality daily. Some of the women [...]

Cuneiform Texts in The Otago Museum

A short report on the project to publish cuneiform texts in the Otago Museum, NZ, N.A.B.U, June 2015.  This is one of the sub-projects of the Cuneiform in Australia and New Zealand Project.

nabu-canz-2015-june Authors: Wayne Horowitz, Larry Stillman, Peter Zilberg

Book Review: ICTs, Development, and the Capabilities Approach,by Dorothea Kleine. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2013.

Unfortunately, we don’t get formal credit for academic book reviews, but I think they are incredibly important because 1) they are hard to write and an exercise in clear and precise thinking 2) it gives important feedback to authors 3) people often look at reviews, then the book.

So this is a review of Dorothea Kleine’s [...]