Digital Skills Observatory

This post is a short description of the Digital Skills Observatory, the research project I am leading at Mozilla Foundation in partnership with Gates Foundation and Digital Divide Data. Learn more at

All around the world, in Chicago or Nairobi, digital natives are discovering the web for the first time from a smartphone. In Kenya, for a low income population, it is likely to be a second or third hand smartphone, broken and slow, that is worth less than 100 USD. Definitely not your iPhone. Digital Skills Observatory