Apps for Everyone

Posted by BernardSwiss on May 15, 2012 6:39 AM EDT
CBC Radio: Spark: episode 182 – May 13 & 16, 2012; By Michelle Parise
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Hendrik Knoche is a computer scientist, specializing in human-computer interaction, and he’s been working with farmers in rural India to create smart phone apps so they can crowdsource agricultural information. The challenge is that many farmers in rural areas are illiterate, so how do you create an app that’s easy and accessible to use?

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(Full programme Duration: 54:31 — 50.0MB)

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