Social Edge, a blogfocused on social entrepreneurship from the Skoll Foundation, has a post on 3 mobile computing trends empowering social entrepreneurs. These are:
1. Mobile technology is expediting the reporting and response to human rights violations.
2. Providing access to essential data to level the playing field in terms of access to opportunities and knowledge.
3. Giving communities new ways of addressing issues and contributing to the health of the community.
The post provides examples of each trend and further explanations of the trends.