The SupaBRCK modem
Designer/artist: Erik Hersman, David Kobia and Juliana Rotich
Description: The ‘SuperBRCK’ is a modem designed for the developing world. It is a waterproof, solar-powered Wi-Fi box that operates as a 3G hotspot and off-grid server. SupaBRCK tackles two common African IT challenges: reliable power and viable internet options. The SupaBRCK can provide up to 100 internet connections. .
About the designer: BRCK is a Nairobi-based team of software developers, engineers and technologists who build the tools for connectivity in the developing world.
Image credit: Erik Hersman, David Kobia and Juliana Rotich