Why is it so hard to implement social good tech?

I came across this video essay by Laura Walker Hudson, the CEO of Social Impact Lab, which houses the open source messaging system Frontline SMS. She speaks of her experience … Read More

MargaretWhy is it so hard to implement social good tech?

Text-enabled Legal Services

I’m working on a project right now to bring court reminder messaging systems into some California courts.  I’ve been reaching out to different open-source platforms that offer text-messaging systems to … Read More

MargaretText-enabled Legal Services

Radio as Governance Tool

An article about how radio technologies are mashed up with SMS tech to allow community members to text into radio programs, to talk back and participate in discussions.  Instead of … Read More

MargaretRadio as Governance Tool