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'Techies', 'geeks' y otras mujeres africanas

'Techies', 'geeks' y otras mujeres africanas | The African Internet | Scoop.it
Las tecnologías de la información y de la comunicación (TIC) conforman un sector que contribuye a entre un 6 y un 8 % del PIB de países como Costa de Marfil (cifras gubernamentales) y en el que, según algunas estimaciones algo imprecisas, las mujeres están presentes en apenas un 15...
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Mobile Internet Data Subscribers in Nigeria Reaches 65 Million Monthly

Mobile Internet Data Subscribers in Nigeria Reaches 65 Million Monthly | The African Internet | Scoop.it
Mobile internet data subscribers in Nigeria now averages 65 million, according to data from the Nigerian Communications Commission as at June 2014.
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Egyptian police use dating sites to hunt down gay people

Egyptian police use dating sites to hunt down gay people | The African Internet | Scoop.it
Though homosexuality is not illegal in Egypt, police have been using social media and smartphone applications to hunt down and arrest gays and lesbians. Two gay Egyptians, who hide their sexuality...
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CST provides free internet to secondary schools in Sao Tome

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Africa's first education tablet

Africa's first education tablet | The African Internet | Scoop.it
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Eritrean PIA talks about Internet Connection in Eritrea

Eritrean PIA talks about Internet Connection in Eritrea | The African Internet | Scoop.it
Eritrean President Interview about Fiber Optic Connection Wireless and future plans to improve the Internet Connection. More videos of EriTV @ http://...
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Mobile Network Infrastructure in Algeria: 4G paving the way forward

Mobile Network Infrastructure in Algeria: 4G paving the way forward | The African Internet | Scoop.it
We take a look at the mobile network infrastructure of Algeria, the rise of 3G and 4G networks and challenges facing operators in the country
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Wikipedia's geography problem: There are more articles about Antarctica than Egypt

Wikipedia's geography problem: There are more articles about Antarctica than Egypt | The African Internet | Scoop.it
And 84 percent of articles are about Europe or North America.
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Kenya takes lead in booming African mobile money market

Kenya takes lead in booming African mobile money market | The African Internet | Scoop.it
A 'digital transaction culture,' a creative renaissance in software development, and increasing mobile sales fuel money service.
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Nigeria registers 11,075 domain names in seven months

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Low internet usage presents investment opportunity

Low internet usage presents investment opportunity | The African Internet | Scoop.it
Information Communication Technology (ICT) businesses have been urged to take advantage of the low internet usage in Botswana and invest in the sector.
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How a Ghanaian messaging app got acquired by a US-based tech firm

How a Ghanaian messaging app got acquired by a US-based tech firm | The African Internet | Scoop.it
Insight into business in Africa
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Rwanda's 4G LTE rollout pushed to October

Rwanda's 4G LTE rollout pushed to October | The African Internet | Scoop.it
The long-awaited Fourth Generation Long-Term Evolution (4G LTE) Internet did not kick off on September 1 as earlier envisioned due to “technical and con
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Increased Internet access to generate more consumer spend in Africa

Increased Internet access to generate more consumer spend in Africa | The African Internet | Scoop.it
   Increased Internet access will generate more consumer spend than any other media product or service in the next five years in the South African entertainment and media industry, according t...
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South Sudan - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Market Insights, Statistics and Forecasts

South Sudan - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Market Insights, Statistics and Forecasts | The African Internet | Scoop.it
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CcHub: How do Nigerians use mobile?

CcHub: How do Nigerians use mobile? | The African Internet | Scoop.it
CcHUB’s Mobile Experience Centre released a 2nd edition of the “How I Use my Phone” series, this time targeted at Nigerian working professionals. “How I Use my Phone” is a CcHUB research aimed at g...
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Angola to manage own internet domain from 2015

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Facebook Will Never Perfect Mobile -- And That's Okay

Facebook Will Never Perfect Mobile -- And That's Okay | The African Internet | Scoop.it
Constant network and device changes mean Facebook will always have work to do.
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Log on and learn: The tech geeks working to transform Africa's education

Log on and learn: The tech geeks working to transform Africa's education | The African Internet | Scoop.it
Five digital natives from five very different African nations have come together to transform the continent's approach to education.
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OML Africa's curator insight, September 17, 8:41 AM

We are African We have talent! Isn't it great when we all work together. We can achieve so much more together. 

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Using solar power to connect South African schools to the internet

Using solar power to connect South African schools to the internet | The African Internet | Scoop.it
Solar-powered internet schools can improve facilities and help attract skilled educators, making a huge difference to the lives of young people
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MTN Uganda CEO Rules Out Quick Fix To High Internet Costs

MTN Uganda CEO Rules Out Quick Fix To High Internet Costs | The African Internet | Scoop.it
Brian Gouldie, MTN Uganda’s Chief Executive Officer, at his first media briefing on Thursday said that internet infrastructure is currently still underutilized in the country, making it risky to their investment if they reduced prices further.
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Airtel launches 3G in Chad

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Enhancing Affordable Broadband Access and Internet Freedom in Nigeria

Enhancing Affordable Broadband Access and Internet Freedom in Nigeria | The African Internet | Scoop.it
A global coalition working to make broadband affordable for all
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Kenya leads African countries in bandwidth per person, lowest costs and fastest speeds

Kenya leads African countries in bandwidth per person, lowest costs and fastest speeds | The African Internet | Scoop.it
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Botswana to set up regional internet hub

Botswana to set up regional internet hub | The African Internet | Scoop.it
Botswana’s national Internet exchange point will be transformed into the regional exchange hub, which will enable easy Internet traffic switching.
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