Ken Banks


Mobile technologist. Anthropologist. Conservationist | Tech Awards Laureate. Nat Geo Emerging Explorer | Founder: @FrontlineSMS @MeansofExchange

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Great quote from Kathryn Schulz on fallibility, humility, realism and failure. #poptech

Just back from helping launch a balloon which is right now approaching 100,000 feet taking photos on the way. #poptech

Cool Pop!Tech 2010 Conference goodies. Kick-off tomorrow! #poptech

The 2010 #PopTech Social Innovation Fellows taking a leap of faith.

An epic recovery by . Masterful. #poptech

LOL. Looks like 's drawing has improved dramatically over the past hour. #poptech

The temporary combined and offices in the forests of Camden, Maine. #poptech

Ben Lyon, 2010 Pop!Tech Social Innovation Fellow, at work at "Point Lookout". #poptech

And here the story begins... 2010's Social Innovation Fellows mapping out their lives and careers. #poptech

Now *that's* what I call a canoe. Built locally in #Camden around 1900, apparently. Beats mine hands down.

A rather 'novel' way of selling art books. Or should that be apples? #waterstones

Love this tweetable, mechanised, animated pop-up-book window display at W+K. Crazy stuff.

Nice to see "SMS Uprising: Mobile Activism in Africa" on sale at the airport in Jo'burg. Going mainstream?

Interesting table of the top five sites accessed around the world. Maybe we're not all so different. #mwa2010

Taking a time-out and exploring our local area on foot. First stop - The Old Riverside Inn. Classic.

The final six bottles join the other 28 to 'rest' for seven days. Will let you know how it goes! #homebrew

Iconic. #battersea

I think it's safe to say that 'Jet Man' is a complete nutter. #airdisplay

Who could ever forget Jim Bergerac, TV's most famous detective? On sale here (where else?). #jersey

No more excuses for being late after this trendy "rent-a-bike" stand appeared down the road from our #London office.