Lilshowstoppa – Media Competency at the Margins of Society (?)

February 15, 2008 at 4:46 pm | Posted in video, Viral, Youtube | 3 Comments
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I don’t have much time to blog today, but I’ll leave this for your consideration. What do you think: Is it a fake (i.e has somebody with more media competency prompted this girl to do this as a skit in front of the camera) or has media competency finally reached the margins of society (and to which avail)?


Bridging the digital divide – OLPC or Intel Classmate?

February 4, 2008 at 9:14 am | Posted in learning | 4 Comments
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While I was sufficiently familiar with the OLPC (One Laptop Per Child) project, I have only heard now about the Intel Classmate Project which is currently focusing on Nigeria. The BBC was so kind as to put together a list of videos exploring the benefits of OLPC and Classmate.

OLPC Classmate

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