1. This is a revised version of a paper presented at the Network Project Workshop, held at the Nehru Memorial Museum and Library, New Delhi, India, 26–28 March, 2002.
2. The telecommunication sector in Nigeria has been deregulated and consequently the number of telephone lines has grown tremendously and access to mobile technology is rampant.
3. See Nakamura 2002 for views on the effect of the Web on ideas about race
4. One of my students who watched a segment of the Groovoidz programme actually criticized the quality of production.