Publications

Selected Publications 2015-2016

  • Susan Wyche and Charles Steinfield. 2015. Why Don’t Farmers Use Cell Phones to Access Market Prices? Technology Affordances and Barriers to Market Information Services Adoption in Rural Kenya. Information Technology for Development,  Published online: 28 May 2015, DOI:10.1080/02681102.2015.1048184, http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/02681102.2015.1048184  (pre-publication pdf)
  • Charles Steinfield, Susan Wyche, Tian Cai, and Hastings Chiwasa. 2015. The mobile divide revisited: mobile phone use by smallholder farmers in Malawi. In Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies and Development(ICTD ’15). ACM, New York, NY, USA, , Article 8 , 9 pages. DOI=10.1145/2737856.2738022 http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/2737856.2738022
  • Susan P. Wyche, Melissa Densmore, and Brian Samuel Geyer. 2015. Real mobiles: Kenyan and Zambian smallholder farmers’ current attitudes towards mobile phones. In Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies and Development (ICTD ’15). ACM, New York, NY, USA, , Article 9 , 10 pages. DOI=10.1145/2737856.2738013 http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/2737856.2738013
  • Tian Cai, Hastings Chiwasa, Charles Steinfield, and Susan Wyche. 2015. Participatory video for nutrition training for farmers in Malawi: an analysis of knowledge gain and adoption. In Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies and Development (ICTD ’15). ACM, New York, NY, USA, , Article 29 , 5 pages. DOI=10.1145/2737856.2737878 http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/2737856.2737878
  • Daniel Ninsiima. 2015. “Buuza Omulimisa” (ask the extension officer): text messaging for low literate farming communities in rural Uganda. In Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies and Development (ICTD ’15). ACM, New York, NY, USA, , Article 54 , 4 pages. DOI=10.1145/2737856.2737908 http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/2737856.2737908
  • Susan Wyche, Charles Steinfield, Tian Cai, Nightingale Simiyu, and Martha Othieno. 2016. Reflecting on Video: Exploring the Efficacy of Video for Teaching Device Literacy in Rural Kenya. In Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies and Development (ICTD ’16). ACM, New York, NY, USA, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2909609.2909667.  (link to pdf)