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No doubt about it: mobile is an exciting, rapidly evolving technology. There's a lot of talk about what features will be supported next, what new technologies will emerge. But in the midst of our obsession with the latest and greatest, mobile is already changing lives around the world. If you want to see the true potential of mobile, don't look to Silicon Valley; look to the developing world.

Presented 2-16-2013 at Snow*Mobile in Madison, WI.

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  1. 1. Global MobileSnow*Mobile / 02-16-2013 / @tkadlec
  2. 2. http://flic.kr/p/a6ydL3
  3. 3. http://flic.kr/p/2psZ2C7th Mass Media
  4. 4. 1. First personal mass media2. Permanently carried3. Always on4. Built-in payment mechanism5. Available at the point of inspiration6. Most accurate audience measurement7. Captures the social context8. Allows for augmented reality9. Provides a digital interface to the world
  5. 5. “A developing country, also called a less-developedcountry (LDC), is a nation with a low living standard,undeveloped industrial base, and low HumanDevelopment Index (HDI) relative to other countries.”–Wikipedia
  6. 6. http://bit.ly/WUzjc0
  7. 7. http://flic.kr/p/5Q5fr6KenyaHaitiNigeriaIndiaSenegalEgypt
  8. 8. http://flic.kr/p/7MfY6w
  9. 9. http://flic.kr/p/5Q9k95
  10. 10. 1. Inclusive financial services2. Empowerment of the poor3. Empowerment of women
  11. 11. 1. Inclusive financial services2. Empowerment of the poor3. Empowerment of women
  12. 12. http://flic.kr/p/7xqkXTHaiti
  13. 13. http://flic.kr/p/8TKaiJ
  14. 14. http://flic.kr/p/8TKaiJ> $1 million to 6,000people
  15. 15. http://flic.kr/p/7xqkXT85% cellphone
  16. 16. http://flic.kr/p/7xqkXT50% banked
  17. 17. 1. Sporadic income streams
  18. 18. 2. Access to banks
  19. 19. Kenyahttp://flic.kr/p/bCptw5
  20. 20. 19 millionin 5 years
  21. 21. 70%
  22. 22. 1. Inclusive financial services2. Empowerment of the poor3. Empowerment of women
  23. 23. http://flic.kr/p/5Q9pyLIndia
  24. 24. http://flic.kr/p/5Q9pyL-56%reported diseases
  25. 25. http://flic.kr/p/5Q9pyL+25%enrollment
  26. 26. http://flic.kr/p/6VuxXxiCow
  27. 27. http://flic.kr/p/6VuxXx42%in under 7 months
  28. 28. http://bit.ly/TdJf16
  29. 29. http://bit.ly/TdJf1610% ~= 0.6%
  30. 30. http://bit.ly/TdJf1610% ~= 1.0%
  31. 31. 1. Inclusive financial services2. Empowerment of the poor3. Empowerment of women
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  33. 33. "The mobile phone is the cause ofall evils in our society, includingincreasing love affairs and theincidents of elopement".
  34. 34. http://flic.kr/p/5aPzCj80% reported being connected to friendsand family58% said it would be useful in anemergency93% reported that mobile phones madethem feel safer41% reported increase income85% reported increased independence
  35. 35. “Before I had a mobile phone it wasvery difficult to know what washappening with my relatives in thevillage… my husband could only giveme permission twice a year to visitthem… now I feel closer to them sinceI can talk to them…”—Woman, Uganda
  36. 36. http://bit.ly/x2c047“I will ensure that my kids get propereducation. They will be able to getjobs, have better money. They will notsuffer.”—Woman, north India
  37. 37. Now what?
  38. 38. http://bit.ly/SaM7rpText
  39. 39. http://bit.ly/SaM7rpText
  40. 40. http://bit.ly/HEuYCzText
  41. 41. http://bit.ly/HEuYCzText
  42. 42. Mobile technology is anincredible weapon...
  43. 43. ...and we’re the oneswho can wield it.

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