Essays about: "Use of Mobile Technology in Developing Countries"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 essays containing the words Use of Mobile Technology in Developing Countries.

  1. 1. Medical Signal Preparation and Proof of Concept for a Display and Diagnosis Application : Transmission, Display and QRS detection of an ECG Signal

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : David Fogelberg Skoglösa; [2021]
    Keywords : Signal display; Analog to digital conversion; QRS-detection; Application ECG-diagnosis; Real-time.;

    Abstract : In many developing countries health care conditions are poor and there is a lack of healthcare professionals and diagnostics tools. Cheap and easy-to-use diagnostics tools have been developed to make practicing medicine easier under these conditions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Digital transformation of healthcare services in developing countries : An exploratory research of healthtech opportunities in Bottom of the Pyramid (BOP) markets

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Amanda Rundqvist; Amanda Von Schinkel; [2020]
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    Abstract : The development of new technologies within healthcare open up for important and valuable opportunities for businesses as well as for individuals. Mobile health is one of the most important digital innovation, since patients get the opportunities to self-manage diseases and to receive healthcare services from specialists wherever and whenever. READ MORE

  3. 3. ICT Waste Handling : Regional and Global End-of-Life Treatment Scenarios for ICT Equipment

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekologi

    Author : Andrew Liebmann; [2015]
    Keywords : End-of-life treatment; e-waste management; ICT network waste flows;

    Abstract : Electronic waste is the fastest growing waste stream today and information and communications technology (ICT) equipment make up a significant portion of all the electronics put on market. Due to the valuable, rare, and toxic material content of ICT equipment, their disposal requires proper treatment to ensure materials are recovered and harm to the surrounding environment and nearby residents is avoided. READ MORE

  4. 4. Wireless Farming: a mobile and Wireless Sensor Network based application to create farm field monitoring and plant protection for sustainable crop production and poverty reduction

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Fakulteten för teknik och samhälle (TS)

    Author : Elias Edo Dube; [2013]
    Keywords : wireless sensor networks; mobile farming; internet of things; agricultural information system; irrigation farming; precision farming; ICT4D;

    Abstract : There is a remarkable growth in the field of Information Communication Technology (ICT) in Developing Countries (DCs). Telecommunication is one of the areas where ICT is recording an ongoing rapid change. Mobile phones are becoming pervasive in daily scenario; and among the beneficiaries of this are farmers. READ MORE

  5. 5. Mobile Accessibility in Disaster Environments : Assessing the role of Mobile Technology in Crisis Management in Ghana

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Avdelningen för informatik och projektledning

    Author : Raul Ferrer Conill; [2013]
    Keywords : Crisis Management; Mobile Technology; Mobile Telephone; Development; Accessibility; Internet; ICTs; ICT4D; M4D; Ghana´s Disaster Management;

    Abstract : In the age of the risk society, when several actors at an international, national, and local level converge in order to find solutions that help mitigate the global effects of natural disasters, there is a need to study the patterns for communicating and interacting with the public that eventually feel the impact of crises.In the richer parts of the world ICTs have facilitated a framework for having instant information regarding threats that make crisis management a discipline that is centered more in preparing and planning, rather than mitigating actual crises. READ MORE