Empowerment Through Mobile Technology

Empowerment Through Mobile Technology
Christine Huang
  • 2 october 2008

We were pretty moved by scifi author Bruce Sterling’s talk at LIFT Asia 2008 about the dynamic relationship between mobile technology and its users, particularly the urban poor. Core77 points out one of the most interesting insights he presents in his talk, where he discusses what he sees happening to the ecology of South Korea once North Korea comes to its inevitable demise and how cellphones and mobile services will play an enormous role in its evolution:

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