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Infographies : les derniers chiffres de Facebook pour l'Afrique subsaharienne

Infographies : les derniers chiffres de Facebook pour l'Afrique subsaharienne | AfrICT (Africa ICT) News | Scoop.it
Quatre utilisateurs africains de Facebook sur cinq se connectent désormais au réseau social via leur téléphone portable. Selon ces statistiques publiées par Facebook jeudi, l'Afrique du Sud, le Nigeria et le Kenya - trois poids lourds démographiques du continent - sont les trois... #réseauxsociaux
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Éric Gagoum : ''L'application iSanté vise à permettre à tous les camerounais d’accéder facilement aux soins de santé''

Éric Gagoum : ''L'application iSanté vise à permettre à tous les camerounais d’accéder facilement aux soins de santé'' | AfrICT (Africa ICT) News | Scoop.it
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MTN Cameroun lance MTN Innovation Challenge, la compétition de développement d’applications mobiles

MTN Cameroun lance MTN Innovation Challenge, la compétition de développement d’applications mobiles | AfrICT (Africa ICT) News | Scoop.it
L’accès à internet au Cameroun a été rendu nettement plus facile avec l’arrivée récente de la 3G et le déploiement progressif de la fibre optique sur le territoire, ce qui entraine peu à peu une ne...
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South Africa: Proposed online regulation is a ‘sledgehammer’ to freedom of expression

South Africa: Proposed online regulation is a ‘sledgehammer’ to freedom of expression | AfrICT (Africa ICT) News | Scoop.it
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South Africa fails on digital migration

South Africa fails on digital migration | AfrICT (Africa ICT) News | Scoop.it
South Africa is one of the few countries that failed to begin the process of converting to digital television broadcasting by the switchover deadline.
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70% smartphone penetration in Africa by 2020

70% smartphone penetration in Africa by 2020 | AfrICT (Africa ICT) News | Scoop.it
By 2020, 70% of people will use smartphones and 90% will be covered by mobile broadband networks, says a new report.
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Lean journalism: 10 lessons from an online-only publication

Lean journalism: 10 lessons from an online-only publication | AfrICT (Africa ICT) News | Scoop.it
Image by Mark Hakansson on Flickr.
It’s a little over a year since I left my role as technology editor at Journalism.co.uk, reporting on innovation in the digital news industry, so I thought I’d...

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Ken Morrison's curator insight, January 6, 2015 5:33 AM

This is good advice.  I fully agree with the point about press releases.

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Mobile phones the pathway to Internet in Africa

Mobile phones the pathway to Internet in Africa | AfrICT (Africa ICT) News | Scoop.it
There is abundant evidence that poorer people in Africa are now using the internet. In South Africa, most new users come from low income households, many of them living below the poverty line.
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Accra floods: Ghana locals mourn loss on social media

Accra floods: Ghana locals mourn loss on social media | AfrICT (Africa ICT) News | Scoop.it
The Accra floods and the Goil Fuel Station have resulted in the loss of lives and left many Ghanaian stranded.
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[Infographie] - Et le chef d'État africain le plus interconnecté sur Twitter est... - JeuneAfrique.com

[Infographie] - Et le chef d'État africain le plus interconnecté sur Twitter est... - JeuneAfrique.com | AfrICT (Africa ICT) News | Scoop.it
Si les dirigeants africains sont de plus en plus nombreux et de plus en plus actifs sur Twitter, peu d'entre eux se suivent mutuellement. Et dans un monde interconnecté, les comptes les plus influents ne sont pas toujours ceux que l'on croit. Immersion interactive. #réseauxsociaux
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Offline but mobile: how can media organizations across Africa engage with audiences?

Offline but mobile: how can media organizations across Africa engage with audiences? | AfrICT (Africa ICT) News | Scoop.it
ICFJ Knight Fellow Stephen Abbott Pugh examines how mobile experimentation in the newsroom now could pay huge dividends in the long run. 
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La télévision numérique en Afrique : une révolution pour les publics ?

La télévision numérique en Afrique : une révolution pour les publics ? | AfrICT (Africa ICT) News | Scoop.it
L’arrivée de la TNT en Afrique suscite l’attention autour des enjeux pour les États, les éditeurs de contenus, les opérateurs et distributeurs… Mais qu’en est-il de cette révolution  numérique du point de vue des publics, souvent oubliés dans les débats sur les médias africains ?
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Cameroun - Transition numérique : La presse s’outille à Douala

Cameroun - Transition numérique : La presse s’outille à Douala | AfrICT (Africa ICT) News | Scoop.it
Des journalistes y ont été initiés au cours d’un atelier organisée par...
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‘Nigeria lacks political will to drive digital migration’ | The Guardian Nigeria

‘Nigeria lacks political will to drive digital migration’ | The Guardian Nigeria | AfrICT (Africa ICT) News | Scoop.it
‘Nigeria lacks political will to drive digital migration’
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TODAY is the deadline set by the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) for countries to switchover from analogue broadcasting to digital and like many other sub-Saharan African countries, Nigeria has failed to meet the deadline.

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Cameroon Not Ready for Digital Switch Over – Communication Minister

Cameroon Not Ready for Digital Switch Over – Communication Minister | AfrICT (Africa ICT) News | Scoop.it
Nyingchuo Hilary, June 15, 2015 Cameroon Journal, Yaoundé – As the June 17, 2015 deadline for digital switch over narrows down, Issa Tchiroma, Cameroon’s Minister of Communication has said the coun...
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Super, ce marché en ligne qui gange des espaces au Cameroun

Super, ce marché en ligne qui gange des espaces au Cameroun | AfrICT (Africa ICT) News | Scoop.it
Cameroon Tribune, Le Quotidien National Bilingue
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Introduction to Audacity for Recording and Editing Audio

Introduction to Audacity for Recording and Editing Audio | AfrICT (Africa ICT) News | Scoop.it
For those interested in creating their own programs or curate music shows for GV Radio, this simple guide created by FLOSS Manuals can help you get started. The guide provides a good overview on using the free software Audacity to record and edit audio. You can download the program here...
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Africa: 'Internet of Everything' Will Drive Africa's Growth

Africa: 'Internet of Everything' Will Drive Africa's Growth | AfrICT (Africa ICT) News | Scoop.it
As Africa's leaders gather for the World Economic Forum on Africa in Cape Town, one of the most important discussions will be about the impact of technology on the continent's socio-economic development, and the investments needed to further technological growth.
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Uber Nairobi is Now Accepting Cash and Mobile Money Payments. Here's Why - TechCabal

Uber Nairobi is Now Accepting Cash and Mobile Money Payments. Here's Why - TechCabal | AfrICT (Africa ICT) News | Scoop.it
Uber Nairobi is Now Accepting Cash and Mobile Money Payments. Here's Why
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Uber Nairobi just launched a cash payments experiment. This is not unlike the one they did in India in May.
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