Technology for Community Empowement

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Technology for Community Empowement

  1. 1. Technology For Community Empowerment By Marlon Parker
  2. 7. 4.4 Billion Cellphones
  3. 8. " The cellphone industry is becoming a consumercentric solutions business "  Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo , CEO of Nokia
  4. 9. "Mobile is going to be the next big Internet phenomenon. It holds the key to greater access for everyone – with all the benefits that entails."  Eric Schmidt, CEO of Google
  5. 11. 4,000,000 Toll FREE Numbers
  6. 12. 4,800,000 PC Web Users
  7. 13. 3Million Social Networks
  8. 14. R0.75c per SMS 10Billion SMS/Texts
  9. 15. 38% Disposable Income
  10. 16. NO FREE Calls
  11. 17. 12Million Mobile Web Users
  12. 18. 34% bank via Mobile
  13. 19. 18Million Mobile Chat
  14. 20. WWW 4,800,000 People Mobile Web 12,000,000 People Mobile Chat 18,000,000 People Social Networks 3,000,000+ People Blogs 10,000+ Texts 10+ Billion Population 48,000,000
  15. 21. Mobile Primary High Data Charges High Mobile Penetration Limited Broadband Young Mobile Expert Users High Mobile Information Transfer
  16. 22. The Broccoli Project The Rewards Program for the Poor
  17. 26. The Reconstructed
  18. 27. Wellbeing Educate Empower Community
  19. 28. “ Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.”
  20. 29. Thank You www.rlabs.org www.marlonparker.co.za [email_address] Marlon Parker @marlonparker marlonct +2721 469 1138 +2721 637 4037 +2776 403 4920

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