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I met a professor from Portugal who had a student who developed EasyVoice , software that makes it possible for someone who cannot speak to use Voice over IP via Skype to talk to people using a voice synthesizer. I spread the word that Bookshare.org is now available to people outside the United States, albeit with only 3,000 copyrighted books today instead of 35,000, because we need to get permission from publishers and authors to share their books outside the U.S.

The Culture Map

Eric Jacobson

"The way we are conditioned to see the world in our own culture seems so completely obvious and commonplace that it is difficult to imagine that another culture might do things differently, "says author Erin Meyer. "It It is only when you start to identify what is typical in your culture, but different from others, that you can begin to open a dialogue of sharing, learning, and ultimately understanding." And, that's why Meyer wrote her book, The Culture Map. It's a fascinating read.

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Eric Jacobson

"The way we are conditioned to see the world in our own culture seems so completely obvious and commonplace that it is difficult to imagine that another culture might do things differently, "says author Erin Meyer. "It It is only when you start to identify what is typical in your culture, but different from others, that you can begin to open a dialogue of sharing, learning, and ultimately understanding." And, that''s why Meyer wrote her new book, The Culture Map. It''s a fascinating read.

Call for Papers: Stewarding Technologies for Collaboration, Community Building & Knowledge Sharing in Development

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Bev Trayner is an independent consultant from Portugal. Author revision completed and final version of paper submitted 31 May 2007. (e)-publication Call for Papers. KM4Dev Journal Vol. 3, Issue 1, June 2007. ???Stewarding Stewarding Technologies for Collaboration, Community Building & Knowledge Sharing in Development??? The ???Knowledge Knowledge Management for Development Journal???