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View Resource CNN: Wireless: Reaching the Far Reaches of the World

This article from CNN reports on the Ulwazi e-learning project, a venture between South African government officials and Motorola that attempts to bring wireless access to five schools in South Africa. The article points to some important ways that less affluent, more remote areas benefit from wireless. For example, in schools where one or two teachers are responsible for 50 to 100 students, this...

http://edition.cnn.com/2004/TECH/internet/10/18/wireless.rur...