“Digital Tools Reshape Colombian Farming Town”

Posted: April 13, 2009 in Global, Mobile, News, Social Networking, Technology
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“A farmer wearing a traditional wool poncho composes a text message. He works the same land as his father and grandfather, but communicates instantly on a global network.” – Bryan Derballa, Wired.com

When I first saw this image, it reminded me of my volunteer summer trips to Africa! I once lived in a rural area with no clean running water or electricity, yet almost everybody was running around with a GSM mobile phone! Techology can truly revelotuinze the world around us.

[via Wired]

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