Daily Archives: March 29, 2010

Grassroots Innovation | Water, Poverty and the role of the ubiquitous Mobile Phone [4 of 4]


In my attempt to point out that the most compelling nature of Innovation is one that touches and changes lives en-masse, I’ve decided to focus on the grassroots-level innovation (please see my previous posts on the subject), on how this … Continue reading

Posted in Africa, Asia, BoP (Bottom of the Pyramid), Grassroots Innovation, Indonesia, Peru, Tanzania, Turkey, Uganda, Water Matters | Tagged , | 2 Comments

Grassroots Innovation | Water, Poverty and the role of the ubiquitous Mobile Phone [3 of 4]


In my attempt to point out that the most compelling nature of Innovation is one that touches and changes lives en-masse, I’ve decided to focus on the grassroots-level innovation (please see my previous posts on the subject), on how this … Continue reading

Posted in Africa, Asia, BoP (Bottom of the Pyramid), Grassroots Innovation, Indonesia, Tanzania, Uganda, Water Matters | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Grassroots Innovation | Water, Poverty and the role of the ubiquitous Mobile Phone [2 of 4]


In my attempt to point out that the most compelling nature of Innovation is one that touches and changes lives en-masse, I’ve decided to focus on the grassroots-level innovation (please see my previous posts on the subject), on how this … Continue reading

Posted in Africa, Asia, BoP (Bottom of the Pyramid), Grassroots Innovation, Indonesia, Tanzania, Uganda, Water Matters | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Grassroots Innovation | Water, Poverty and the role of the ubiquitous Mobile Phone [1 of 4]


In my attempt to point out that the most compelling nature of Innovation is one that touches and changes lives en-masse, I’ve decided to focus on the grassroots-level innovation (please see my previous posts on the subject), on how this … Continue reading

Posted in Africa, Asia, BoP (Bottom of the Pyramid), Grassroots Innovation, Indonesia, Tanzania, Uganda, Water Matters | Tagged , | 5 Comments

Our daily lives in a sea of Brands


LOGORAMA is a 17-minute animated film written and directed by H5/ François Alaux, Hervé de Crécy and Ludovic Houplain, and produced by Autour de Minuit. The film depicts events in a stylized Los Angeles, and is told entirely through the use … Continue reading

Posted in Innovation & Brand Strategy | Tagged | Leave a comment

Mobile Phone Innovation | Cough into your phone and get diagnostics. There’s an app for that too!


The tagline “there’s an app for that!” has become a common catchphrase thanks to Apple’s iPhone that has been pushing the boundaries of what customers can do with their mobile phones through a myriad of apps (applications) that are easy … Continue reading

Posted in ICT (Information and Communication Technologies), Innovation, Mobile (Cellular) Telecommunications | Tagged | Leave a comment

Grassroots Innovation | Mobile phones reducing Maternal Mortality in Ghana


Mobile phones in emerging markets are being put to good use in more ways than one, and in very specific areas that the average person in the developed world could not even imagine, let alone fathom.  Such as, Maternal Mortality … Continue reading

Posted in Africa, Ghana, ICT (Information and Communication Technologies), Mobile (Cellular) Telecommunications, Telecommunications | Tagged | Leave a comment