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Vital communications tool in Haiti disaster effort

While monitoring the Haitian earthquake and social networking, I wanted to share with you a vital piece of the International Red Cross’ communications puzzle in the disaster relief effort. It’s an Inmarsat Broadband Global Area Network (BGAN) satellite terminal. Backpack … Continue reading

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Tips for contributing to Haiti disaster relief efforts

I’ve been following the role that the Internet and social media have played since Tuesday’s earthquake in Haiti. Today,  sister-in-law, Jeanette Kopko, who is with the Dallas, TX Better Business Bureau, passed along these helpful links for those wishing to … Continue reading

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