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2016.07.11

With U.S. Shootings, Power of Live Streaming Takes Center Stage

By Sharon Gaudin
Live streaming, a technology that has been around for years, became white hot this week after it was used to capture the aftermat..

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2016.07.06

South Africa Opposed UN Resolution On Internet Access

By Rejul Bejoy
South Africa recently opposed a human rights council resolution that calls on governments to ensure access to the Internet and reco..

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2016.07.06

Zimbabwe Shuts off Social Media

The Zimbabwe government has fallen to a new low. According to Techzim, WhatsApp appears to have been blocked on a number of networks including the..

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2016.06.24

Africa Uniquely Placed to Develop Diverse Energy Mix

Johannesburg — Africa is uniquely placed to build a sustainable, renewable energy matrix with immense potential, says Rentia van Tonder, head of ..

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2016.06.24

Seacom Adds Exchange Points in Nairobi and Kampala to Boost User Experience

Pan-African telecom enabler and network provider, SEACOM, has added new internet exchange points in Nairobi and Kampala to its list of peering (tra..

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2016.06.24

A 'Brexit' May Have a Sunny Side for Tech

By Patrick Thibodeau
The tech industry mostly opposes the prospect of the U.K. exiting the European Union -- a view that's supported by polls and ..

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2016.06.24

Consumers Have Gone Mobile

By Robert Ndlovu
The world has changed and today more and more people now own a smartphone. This was not the case a few years ago.

More and mor..

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2016.06.24

Of Social Media, Global Influences

By Prosperity Mzila
The world has truly become a global village, where almost everything that happens in one country has an effect all over the wo..

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2016.06.24

The 'Sweet-Sour Taste' of Our Increasing Use of Technology

By Oscar Kimanuka
Today's global economy is reshaped by machines that can collect and analyse prodigious amounts of data in real time, telephones ..

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2016.06.22

Education Revolution Creates Content 'Gap'

By Stanely Mushava
A content gap has been brought about by the newly incepted education curriculum. School libraries are up for an overhaul as the..

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