Tech Migration: How Refugees Use Mobiles Phones to Locate and Communicate With Family


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Refugees often experience a compound trauma: The situation that caused them to flee in the first place, as well as the fact that many families become separated during migration. For refugee’s health and well-being and ability to resettle, it is vital to know the whereabouts of relatives, their safety, and their ability to remain in contact. Today, mobile phones are the most important technology for refugees to find relatives and remain in contact. 

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December 14, 2011

Dear AT&T: Don’t let Apple make you look bad any more


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By Tim Conneally, Betanews

ISuppli knows what’s going on with Apple and AT&T. Based upon its analysis of wireless technology deployments, the market research firm predicted today that Apple will keep its exclusive iPhone deal with AT&T when re-negotiation time comes around next June.

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September 12, 2009