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The Do-Gooder Industrial Complex?

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The Do-Gooder Industrial Complex?

  1. 1. Photo source: https://encrypted-tbn3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQ-4M5EtFVAO74hCrNQ4pwbarIsNDtrJFBkRQ-YjtdW-fyQqqdFdg
  2. 2. Photo source: http://wishfulinnocence.wordpress.com/2012/12/20/bravo-start-ups-silicon-valley/
  3. 3. “Let us evaluate the basis for suggesting this time is different.”
  4. 4. Photo source: http://www.communike.com/en/the-new-race-for-the-world-conquest-project-loon-x-internet-org/
  5. 5. Photo source: http://www.zeno.org/Kulturgeschichte.images/I/blos064b.jpg
  6. 6. “The reason why they’re not on [the Internet] is they don’t know why they would want to get access to it. [We will show] people why it’s rational and good for them to spend the limited money that they have on the Internet.” Article: http://readwrite.com/2014/02/24/facebook-plans-internet-takeover-zuckerberg
  7. 7. Photo source: http://techloy.com/2012/03/28/google-strategy-for-africa-and-emerging-markets/
  8. 8. Photo source: http://www.zeno.org/Kulturgeschichte.images/I/blos064b.jpg
  9. 9. Photo source: http://www.techrepublic.com/article/five-startups-win-microsoft-4afrika-awards-to-jumpstart-it-on-the-worlds-least-connected-continent/
  10. 10. Photo source: http://quemanta.org/2013/charlas-sobre-antonio-gramsci-boron-kohan-varesi-y-campione/
  11. 11. Photo source: http://arcthemagazine.com/arc/2014/02/the-guardian-shares-an-obituary-for-stuart-hall/
  12. 12. Mark Kaigwa @mkaigwa Erik Hersman @whiteafrican Christine Ampaire @axtine831 Tanya O’Caroll @TanyaOCarroll Leo Mutuku @C_Leo_patra Jeff Wishnie @jwishie Kagonya Awori @Kay_sum Heather Leson @HeatherLeson TMS Ruge @tmsruge Mbwana Alliy @Mbwana Thank you for joining us in #b1. Shout out to the following interviewees, whose work inspires me and whose thoughts guide this abstract.

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