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A young woman from Syria checks her mobile phone in Greece. Photo: Georgios Makkas / Panos

The WhatsApp-Response

How WhatsApp became the most popular app in the refugee response.

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The WhatsApp-Response

How WhatsApp became the most popular app in the refugee response.

SMS Platforms Compared

Comprehensive comparison of nine SMS systems for humanitarian programs.

Why Refugees Need Smartphones

Study and captivating video from BBC Media Action.

Back from Greece

After four months in Greece, I'm back in Germany. Expect more

Ebola: A Big Data Disaster?

Is the use of mobile phone data legal and useful in

How to find relevant Twitter followers

Four tools to help you find people worth connecting with.

Links I Liked: WordPress on Facebook, WhatsApp in Emergency Response and more

A short selection of articles and resources worth reading.

9 Development Principles to Stop Waste of Time and Money

A look at the 9 Digital Development Principles.

Telecoms cluster strategy emphasizes #commisaid but raises questions

The 2020 strategy of the Emergency Telecommunications Cluster.