Create your own Mexican-style cell service
What do you do if you live in a remote Mexican village completely ignored by any telecoms operator? Sit back and continue this Amish-style lifestyle? Of course not, you stand up and create your own cell service.
In the southern state of Oaxaca lies the indigenous village of Villa Talea de Castro. Housing the relatively small population of 2,500 - it’s simply not seen as a profitable area for providers such as tycoon Carlos Slim’s America Movil.
Rather than the village going without; they worked...