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Why is mobile broadband quality so important for development?

Latin America and the Caribbean is a region of contrasts. Almost everyone has a cell phone, as evidenced by the exponential increase in...

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Digital highways and their similarity to transportation highways

Poor bandwidth infrastructure is like traveling on a dirt road. The technological disruption we are experiencing is something...

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What can Latin America and the Caribbean learn from Silicon Valley

In 1984, Steve Jobs launched the first Mac. The classic film “Revenge of the Nerds” was released the same year. At the time, computers...

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Latin America needs more broadband to capitalize on the data explosion

There are many stories about the origins of chess.  To me, the most colorful is about a king in India who was given a new game consisting...

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Three trends to impact business in 2017

The year 2016 marked a time of new beginnings, rapid changes and uncertainty. This is especially true in Latin America and the...

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Three Things You Should Know About Broadband

A new report by the IDB, The Broadband Effect, presents businesses that are better serving the base of the pyramid through broadband...

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