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How outdated technologies can still impact the world

Monica Rozenfeld

SMART TXTBKS: Subjects have SIM cards, using cards from outdated phones as “books” and turning the phone into an “e-reader.”

PINK PHONES: Oxfam International made phones pink so men wouldn't use them. They then distributed to women in remote regions, packed with information delivered as text messages including tips on how to best take care of crops and sell produce.

INFO LADIES ride their bikes cross-country in Bangladesh to bring connectivity to 148 million people.

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  • Qinnie Wang

    This is fantastic! I can't think of a better way to reuse old technology.