Blog Posts

A collection of articles, ideas and stories from the Bulungula Tech Centre.

  • Op-Ed

    Closing the Digital Gap Using Open Source Technologies: Lessons Learned Building a Low Cost Tech Centre in Rural Eastern Cape

    In 2005, a United Nations backed initiative aimed to change the world through technology. By endeavouring to create a R1,500 computer for developing countries, with limited electricity and internet connection, One Laptop per Child (OLPC) set out to...

  • The Bulungula Tech Centre is Now Open!!

    This is a news announcement origionally posted by the Bulungula Incubator.

    Effective use of technology at school is advancing education across the globe. However, lack of electricity and non-availability to electronic devices in our areas creates considerable obstacles for our learners to achieve their full potential. In partnership with The Delta, as a pilot project for rural schools, we...