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ICT4D 2.0: The Next Phase of Applying ICT for International Development
Found in: Computer
By Richard Heeks
Issue Date:June 2008
pp. 26-33
Use of information and communication technologies for international development is moving to its next phase. This will require new technologies, new approaches to innovation, new intellectual integration, and, above all, a new view of the world's poor.
 
Synching or Sinking: Global Software Outsourcing Relationships
Found in: IEEE Software
By Richard Heeks, S. Krishna, Brian Nicholson, Sundeep Sahay
Issue Date:March 2001
pp. 54-60
Clients and software developers need to move their global outsourcing relationships up the value chain to reap greater benefits. Yet such moves bring costs and risks. The authors investigate the strategies that differentiate successful and unsuccessful val...
 
Information technology impact sourcing
Found in: Communications of the ACM
By Richard Heeks
Issue Date:December 2013
pp. 22-25
New ways to contract IT work to base-of-the-pyramid suppliers.
     
Conceptualising ICT4D project champions
Found in: Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Information and Communications Technologies and Development: Notes - Volume 2 (ICTD '13)
By Richard Heeks, Jaco Renken
Issue Date:December 2013
pp. 128-131
In this paper attention is drawn to key actors who make a substantial difference to ICT4D projects by putting themselves on the line in order to drive projects forward. We advance the notion of 'ICT4D project champions' as a descriptive reference to these ...
     
Ultra-low-cost computing and developing countries
Found in: Communications of the ACM
By Andrew Robinson, Richard Heeks
Issue Date:August 2013
pp. 22-24
Raspberry Pi and its potential in the "global South."
     
IT innovation for the bottom of the pyramid
Found in: Communications of the ACM
By Richard Heeks
Issue Date:December 2012
pp. 24-27
New ways to develop technologies for the emerging growth markets.
     
Information technology and gross national happiness
Found in: Communications of the ACM
By Richard Heeks
Issue Date:April 2012
pp. 24-26
Connecting digital technologies and happiness.
     
Development 2.0: the IT-enabled transformation of international development
Found in: Communications of the ACM
By Richard Heeks
Issue Date:April 2010
pp. 22-24
The fundamental assumptions of international development are changing, increasingly putting the tools for a digital economy into the hands of the world's poor.
     
Emerging marketsIT and the world's "bottom billion"
Found in: Communications of the ACM
By Richard Heeks
Issue Date:April 2009
pp. 101-104
How can information technology be best applied to address problems and provide opportunities for inhabitants of the world's poorest countries?
     
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