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Pete Greaves, Expertise Leader, Aurecon, recently interviewed Steve Coster from multidisciplinary design practice Hassell and Ben Crosby from Australia’s largest telecommunications and media comp..
$5million committed by African Governments and ‘Africa Business Champions for Science’ during launch hosted by HE President Macky Sall of Senegal Will award grants for 10,000 PhD scholarship..
UNEP Live is not only providing greater access to data and emerging knowledge through collaboration with more people globally and partnerships with more organizations, but is also enhancing data li..
Flexible virtualization software reduces costs, management time, and increases computing capabilities for students May 27, 2015, Calgary, AB -- Userful Corporation, a leading infrastructure soft..
90% of scammers have the same specific behavior patterns LAGOS, Nigeria, June 3, 2015/ -- With Africa experiencing an e-Commerce revolution, more and more African consumers are looking for ways ..
TUNIS, Tunisia, June 2, 2015/ -- In order to better understand what African nations need to do to reap the full benefits of the Internet, the Internet Society today released the study “Internet D..
TUNIS, Tunisia, June 2, 2015/ -- There has been robust growth in Internet access and usage over the past few years and Africa is now primed to take advantage of the social and economic opportunitie..
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 21st May 2015: African leaders are warning that the continent’s lofty dreams may not be realized without a determined focus on information and communication technology (ICT..
Nigerians living in the UK can send money to any bank account or mobile phone in Nigeria instantly ABUJA, Nigeria, May 22, 2015/ -- SimbaPay ( – a leading digital money..
“Weather Station for Schools” Project Aims to Build Students’ Skills in Computer Networking and Databases JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, April 23, 2015/ -- Oracle Academy (https://academy.or..
The past few months have seen unprecedented numbers of reports in the press about websites and internal networks that have been hacked by criminal gangs. A single criminal hacking gang based in Eas..
Data centres consume up to 3% of all global energy production Data centres in South Africa are in the early, exciting stages of development JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, March 10, 2015/ -- Data..
Nairobi, Kenya – March 10, 2015 - Leading Communications and IT Solutions provider AccessKenya Group has today announced its commitment to support the use of technology in the delivery of educati..
Kamantha Müller The number one concern amongst tech users in South Africa is the impact of technology on their privacy. This was the finding of the Annual Poll on How Personal Technology Is Ch..
MTN continues its actions to offer its customers a new digital world and contributes to the emergence of a digital Ivory Coast BARCELONA, Mobile World Congress, March 2, 2015/ -- MTN Côte d'Ivo..
Malawi has developed an innovative and highly successful interactive communications campaign in a quest to solve problems surrounding public health in the country. Through a radio drama programme, ..
Every time we browse the web we leave behind a digital trail of choices, likes and locations. Tracking this footprint has become a pervasive, lucrative and controversial business. The infographic b..
African consumers are increasingly searching online platforms with commercial intent CAPE-TOWN, South-Africa, February 26, 2015/ -- The rise of e-commerce on the African continent is changing th..
Smith J. With the release of Apple’s new iPhone models in 2014, Tim Cook also introduced a new mobile payment system called Apple Pay. Apple Pay works on Near Field Communication (NFC) technol..
Senegal’s Ministry of Education partners with Samsung to launch innovative mobile education solution DAKAR, Senegal, February 17, 2015/ -- The Senegal Ministry of Education and Samsung Electro..
MoneyGram recently announced an agreement with Safaricom that enables consumers in over 90 countries outside Kenya to send funds directly to nearly 20 million customers of M-PESA NAIROBI, Kenya,..
Including Mobile Phones, Flat TV, refrigerators, washing machines, cooking appliances, dishwashers, and air conditioners ISTANBUL, Turkey, February 16, 2015/ -- Vestel (VESBE:TI) (VESTL:Istanbul..
Having arrived a few months ago in Nigeria and Kenya, the Infinix Hot is already a hit! ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, February 13, 2015/ -- The smartphone Infinix Hot marks its arrival in Côte d..
Julien Daniels: We all know the next generation workplace requires a better user experience and simpler IT network. Unified Access is the way to support this workplace however today’s network ..
Data breaches increased 49 percent in 2014 to 1 billion data records compromised, with cybercriminals targeting identity theft as top breach category JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, February 12, 201..