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In this week's blogpost, WSA-mobile will introduce you to five apps for a mobile media revolution: Find out how mobile content revolutionizes the way we learn about events of global impact - turning six billion citizens into mobile reporters.

“At least 141 martyrs have fallen today including 12 women and 10 kids. The most martrys were...

In this week's guest blog, biomedical engineer Franz Josef Allmayer talks about the challenges rural health workers face and the potential of mobile devices to make a difference between life and death.

Health is an information-dependent resource and mobile technologies can make information accessible wherever it may be needed...

An Austrian winter is unbearably cold. Winter is the season when people gather inside their warm homes and enjoy spending time with their families, but not everyone is that lucky. In Graz, the “Vinzenzgemeinschaft” takes care of people that are seeking a place to stay, and it’s not just during winter; It’s a home for the homeless.

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Thomas Binder saves lives by teaching doctors around the globe how to analyse pictures of the beating heart  – using internet and mobile devices.

Vienna, 2010: Cardiologist Thomas Binder and his colleague Franz Wiesbauer are having a cup of coffee, relaxing after an exhausting shift at the University Hospital Vienna. Once more, they are...

In this week's blog post, we will take you on a journey to the fascinating world of medical apps. Discover how mobile technology increases patient’s life quality, provides people in remote areas with vital medical treatment and supports doctors in making critical decisions every day.

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Ralph Simon is regarded as one of the founders of the mobile entertainment industry. In this week’s expert interview, he talks about the fascination of Gangnam Style, latest trends in mobile entertainment and the timeless power of a great story.

WSA mobile: Ralph, is it true...

Mobile games as instigators of social change - A guestblog by Nathan Masyuko
The title of this blog sounds like an oxymoron and I will forgive you for taking a few minutes to try and figure out what good really comes from games such as Call of Duty, Grand Theft Auto, Silent Hill or any of the multitude of violent, anti-hero games that fill up the...

“The times of 5 hour learning sessions are over”

In this weeks’ expert interview, Martina Roth (Intel) talks about latest trends in mobile learning, new possibilities for startups and the role of national governments in the implementation of m-Learning programs.

WSA-mobile: Everyone is talking about the mobile revolution. What does it mean for...

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In our first blog post about the WSA-mobile winners 2012, we take a closer look at mobile learning. Find out how mobile devices empower women in India, boost student’s exam results and teach children by engaging them in fantasy gaming environments.

“When I joined the...

Finally, this year’s WSA-mobile Winners have been announced.

  • 40 apps that really make a difference.
  • 40 apps demonstrating that mobile content production is a global...