What we learned at the DSO community bootcamp

5 cities; 150 first-time smartphone users; professional research methodology; constant observation and iteration. The Digital Skills Observatory is a sizable undertaking, worthy of the collective attention and hard work of the individuals that have stepped forward to take part. In January, we held our inaugural community bootcamp, where our first…

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Kicking off the Digital Skills Observatory

This past weekend, Kenyan researchers, technology professionals, and Mozilla community members descended on Nairobi to break ground on the Digital Skills Observatory project. In Kenya, Digital Financial Services (DFS)—of which "Mobile Money" is a big part—are an essential part of society and the economy. "I cannot imagine living…

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