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2016.05.05

After Two Failed Attempt, Nigeria Begins Switch Over From Analogue to Digital

By Adedayo Akinwale
Abuja — After missing out on two deadlines to transit from analogue to digital broadcasting, the federal government last Sat..

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2016.05.05

Accelerating Economic Growth Through PC Adoption

By Emma Okonji
Following the exponential growth in mobile internet connectivity, Emma Okonji writes on the need for increased access to personal c..

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2016.05.05

How the Cloud Can Help Your Business Stay Secure As Cyber-Crime Soars in Kenya

With the threat of cyber-crime and insider fraud on the rise, Kenyan companies should be looking towards cloud applications as one means of improvi..

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2016.05.05

Boston Startup will Help GE Make Coal-Fired Power Plants Cleaner With Software

You've heard the story before. Uber, the world's most valuable cab company, owns no taxis. Airbnb, the world's busiest accommodations business, own..

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2016.05.05

Improving Agricultural Productivity Through Technology

By Abebe Woldegiorgis
Agriculture has been playing very significant roles in the Ethiopian economy. It is a means of survival for 85 percent of po..

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2016.05.04

Panama Papers - Soon Searchable By Everyone Thanks to the Cloud

By Simon Huelsboemer
The Panama Papers have become a worldwide phenomenon. Contents aside, the technical aspects of the related investigations, in..

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2016.05.04

Eutelsat 7B Satellite to Increase Liquid Telecom's Role in the Digitisation of Africa's TV Landscape

By Jeanette Oloo
Eutelsat Communications announced a multi-year agreement with Liquid Telecom for multiple transponders on the EUTELSAT 7B satelli..

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2016.05.04

As Internet Access Expands in Africa, so does Cyber Harassment

By Sitawa Wafula
As internet access increases across Africa, it is giving our citizens new development opportunities and freedom of expression. Bu..

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2016.04.28

On World Intellectual Property Day, UN Agency Spotlights Role of Digital Creativity

The way in which creative works are produced, distributed and enjoyed around the world has been reimagined as a consequence of digital technology, ..

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