Category Archive: High Tech

Back To… TEDx Antananarivo

Back To… a quite surprising topic for me knowing what’s going on in the country now but why not, it’s now or never. Anyway, already looking at the speakers I’m saying to myself… Continue reading

UFon – RTA Launches a User-generated Content Show From Mobile Phones

RTA, a local TV station that was one of the SMS voting precursors in Madagascar launched a new show which the audience will fully get involved in. They use the term “RTA 2.0”,… Continue reading

La Société Biblique Malgache (SBM) launched a Digital Version of the Bible for Mobile Phones and PMPs

I was nicely surprised reading a column in Midi-Madagasikara yesterday. La Société Biblique Malgache launched a digital version of the Malagasy bible(fr) (around 10Mo) that you can download at a relatively affordable price,… Continue reading

BarCamp Abidjan in 10 Days

The digital gap between Africa and the rest of the world is significant but the encouraging dynamism of the African ICT actors deserves a little “tosika” (push or help). Fresh from the last… Continue reading

Foko Ushahidi and FrontlineSMS for an SMS Alert System in Madagascar

Ariniaina and I were supposed to present the Foko-Ushahidi platform during the last BarCamp but we lacked time. I’ll try then to write here what we’ve been through (here in Madagascar) to get… Continue reading