We seek to discover and showcase innovative tablet applications that help young become leaders, resolve conflicts, be mentored, find work, become entrepreneurs and realize their full potential through education.
The Global Apps to Empower is a contest. We’re looking for Android App designers to submit their applications to our contest with the goal of empowering global citizens. DataWind will preload the winning applications on tablets and/or smartphones with the potential of million downloads. Additionally winners will be also awarded in cash and kind.
Governments across the world are identifying problems and launching solutions that benefit society - e.g., new social benefits and policies, scholarships, subsidies, etc. However, in developing countries, often these solutions fail to reach citizens due to lack of awareness.Read More
The Pictoson app facilitates communication, problem solving and exchange among different cultures and languages by translating pictograms into 22 languages using a flashcard technique, used for alternative and augmentative communication.Read More
The Talking English app listens to someone speaking common English words and tutors on pronunciation and vocabulary. We designed it to be fully interactive, fun and simple to use. Talking English is appropriate for a child or adult who is starting to learn English.Read More