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2016.01.11

Kenya, Rwanda to Track Cargo Electronically

By Christabel Ligami
Kenya and Rwanda will replicate Uganda's Electronic Cargo Tracking System (ECTS) this year, to reduce the cost of transportin..

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2016.01.11

Lenovo Partners With Google for the Development of Project Tango

By Jeanette Oloo
Lenovo announced at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), the development of the first consumer mobile device with Project Ta..

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2016.01.11

Profitability Concerns Spark a Rethink Among Global Telcos in Africa

Africa may well be the next frontier for growth and expansion for global telecom operators, but a number of major players have encountered serious ..

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2016.01.11

Realtime Disease Tracking System Long Overdue

The Ministry of Health and Child Care's plan to roll out a monitoring and tracking system for patients with infectious diseases is long overdue. It..

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2016.01.11

Robots Will Replace Most Jobs

By Terry Bell
And our current economic system is not prepared for it.

Oh, when will they ever learn? I have quoted that line from a Pete Seeger..

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2016.01.11

The Battle Over Voip and Resisting the Future - Trend Towards Skype, Viber and What's APP Begins to Bite Into African Operators' Premium Revenues

London — The recent blocking of VoiP and IP-based services by all three operators in Morocco is the first shot in what is going to turn into all-..

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2016.01.11

Ugandan Firm in First Vitual Brochure

Kampala — Matoke Tours has unveiled the travel industry's first true virtual reality (VR) travel brochure designed to be experienced in your home..

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2016.01.11

Nigeria-Cameroun Submarine Cable Goes Live

MainOne, a leading telecoms and network services provider in West Africa, has announced that the high capacity Nigerian-Cameroun Submarine Cable Sy..

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2016.01.11

Instagram Bans Post of Rape Survivor's Live-Blog

By Jeanette Chabalala, News24
Social networking site Instagram has banned a post of an American woman who live-blogged her own rape ordeal on the ..

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2016.01.08

MTN Acquires Visafone in Landmark Industry Deal

By Emma Okonji
After months of negotiations, Africa's largest telecoms operator, MTN, sealed the deal to acquire Visafone, the leading CDMA operat..

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