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2016.06.14

Emojis - the Next Gender Revolution

Emojis are the fastest growing new language, and with another 72 emojis to start rolling out this month, the gendered depiction of men and women is..

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2016.06.14

Chinese Agreement Boost for SA Voip Clients

Tintswalo Baloyi — SOUTH African voice over internet protocol (VoIP) clients now enjoy direct technical support from a leading Chinese manufactur..

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2016.06.14

Africa's Food Security Depends On Research, Innovation - Experts

By Theogene Nsengimana
Agricultural researchers in Africa have been urged to come up with more innovations in agriculture, through research, to ac..

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2016.06.14

Rwanda Taking Right Decisions in Areas of Deepening ICT - Airtel

By Stephen Nuwagira and Anitha Kirezi
The growth of the local telecom sector is below what industry players had anticipated, which of course affec..

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2016.06.11

Think of Majority Poor Before Switching Off 'Fake' Phones!

By Makwaia Wa Kuhenga
Prof Makame Mbarawa, Minister for Works, Transport and Communications, DAR ES SALAAM. Dear Honourable Minister, AT any level..

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2016.06.11

Fake Devices Crackdown Boon to Telecom Firms

With few days remaining before Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) switches-off all counterfeit mobile phones in the country, some ..

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2016.06.11

From North to South, African Farmers are Putting Great Technology to Work

Agriculture has played a vital role in the growth of civilisations and industry in Africa. The ancient Egyptians were able to make cultural and tec..

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2016.06.11

Why Ecocash Got It Right, Then Wrong

By Brett Chulu
The strategy that enabled EcoCash to capture millions of Zimbabweans has seemingly been abandoned in the kombi market. It would app..

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2016.06.07

Technologies That Work Well in Political Campaigns

By Dr. Darren Wilkins
Technology has always played an important role in campaigning. From using bullhorns in neighborhoods and radio and televisio..

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2016.06.07

UBER Starts Kampala City Transport Link

By Samuel Nabwiiso
Kampala — UBER International has started their services in Uganda that saw Kampala city joining the list of smart transportat..

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