Indigenous Australians are calling for new, more inclusive tech hub

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Because the majority of Australia’s population clings to its coastal cities, people in regional areas are often left out when it comes to the so-called “digital economy.” Two Indigenous Australians are hoping to change that.

Leigh Harris and Julie-Ann Lambourne want to create technology hubs, led by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, to help share digital skills with communities in the northern city of Cairns, Queensland.

Their proposal has been …

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Via: Mashable: Startups

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