Interesting article re: promoting Web 2.0 to narrow digital divide

This isn't strictly *library* 2.0, but I'm sure it's applicable and will be of interest here...

"Arming the isolated with high tech: Peter MacGibbon at Carleton University is creating a program for rural communities. The Goal: To narrow the digital divide for the disadvantaged," a March 27, 2008 Ottawa Citizen article discusses some pilot projects to use web conferencing, podcasting and wikis to develop entrepreneurship in remote, rural areas.

See the full article here [http://www.canada.com/ottawacitizen/news/story.html?id=eace7906-d321-4bf6-a8dd-5ee118cbc76c].

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Comment by Heri on April 9, 2008 at 9:08pm
Thanks for the info, Greg. It is really useful and interesting article.

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