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2016.01.28

Instant Messaging Catches Up With Web Browsing to Become Two Most Frequently Used Mobile Services in China

Boston — Strengthening OTT Data Services Will Provide More Compelling User Experience for Chinese Consumers

Web browsing has long been the mos..

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2016.01.28

Whatsapp, Skype Mobile Operators' Headache

TRADITIONALLY, the telecommunications industry was a regulated sector not just locally but internationally.

As technology surged forward with fa..

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2016.01.28

Econet Embarks On a Network Upgrade

ECONET Wireless on Monday announced that it has started an upgrade exercise of its network in parts of Zimbabwe to further improve quality of servi..

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2016.01.28

Animal Traceability System Rolled Out in Ngamiland

By Kelebileone Kokiso
Maun — The coordinator of Botswana Animal Information and Traceability System (BAITS), Dr Setshego Phokoje says ear tags w..

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2016.01.28

Customs and Excise Using ICT to Make Trading Easier

The local customs community says it is making a bold statement of its aspiration to further develop digital solutions and services to make life eas..

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2016.01.28

New Technology Findings Enhance Farmers Productivity

By Abebe Woldegiorgis
Though small-scale farming plays a dominant role in the agricultural sector in Africa, it is vulnerable to drought, soil ero..

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2016.01.28

Regulator Says It Won't Drop Stand On Netflix

By Olive Burrows
Nairobi — Kenya Film Classification Board Chief Executive Officer Ezekiel Mutua says they will not be cowed into giving up thei..

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2016.01.28

Hazards of Fake Phones Exposed

By Gadiosa Lamtey
Dar es Salaam — When the Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) announced plans to switch off all fake and substa..

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2016.01.28

Science and Technology Can Help Save Lives, Livelihoods When Disasters Strike - Senior UN Official

The first-ever United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) gathering of scientists to discuss disaster risk management kicked off to..

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2016.01.28

How Africa Offers Opportunities Beyond Land, Labour and Commoditie

By Mark Esposito, ESCP Europe and Terence Tse, Harvard University
If the mass media is to be believed, Africa is hardly a continent brimming with ..

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