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2014.09.16

Poor Quality and Coverage: Rationale to Deploy 3.5/ 3.6 GHz Band by Telecoms in Uganda

By Sam Agona:

In February 2013, the Independent reported that Quality of Service (QoS) of Ugandan telecoms companies is sub-standard. Based on u..

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2014.09.16

4G LTE In Africa

Steven Nyanjong:

Introduction
Data usage has been growing exponentially in Africa. This has sparked technology advancements that have re..

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2014.09.13

The contribution of mobile money sector towards development in Africa

By Gamuchirai Perekwa

1. Background
“In some developing countries, more people have access to a mobile phone than to a bank account, ..

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2014.09.13

Net Non-Neutrality on Demand!

Norman Mukwakwami:

Two months ago I sat in a class on Developing Countries and Broadband at UC Berkeley’s Goldman School of Public Poli..

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2014.09.13

Fiber optics in Africa

Joseph Irungu:

Generally the ICT industry itself is big putting into consideration all the different kinds of infrastructures, technologies and ..

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2014.09.11

E-Government Improves the Ease of Doing Business In Africa

Kihara Kimachia:

In the past, one of the main complaints by foreigners and potential investors doing business in Africa has been a difficult and..

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2014.09.03

Free Alternatives to Popular Proprietary Software

Kihara Kimachia:

We have documented the dangers of software piracy in the past. Fr..

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2014.08.27

The impact of Movitel on ICT in Mozambique

By Nguyen Thai Khang:

MAPUTO, Mozambique, August 25, 2014/ -- Arriving in Mozambique when the telecom infrastructure was very limited and only ..

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2014.08.27

Dealing with Big Data Problems in Africa

Kihara Kimachia:

Big data is an emerging buzz word around world. It refers to the massive amount of data being produced by systems, applications..

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2014.08.19

Arguments For and Against Net Neutrality In Africa

Kihara Kimachia:

Net neutrality is an important concept that has gained traction in many countries over the last few years. For the uninitiated,..

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