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There are currently 30 commercially available LTE operations in Africa - growth hinges on spectrum, devices, cost
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Africa is getting well-deserved attention this year from TechCrunch as VC investment, international brand expansion, and Nigerian & Kenyan successes adorn headlines.
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Challenges include limited content (lack of Nollywood and some Netflix Originals), relatively high costs compared to VOD providers, and expensive data plans to boot.
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More on Mawingu Networks' (along with help from Microsoft and OPIC) TV white spaces efforts in rural Kenya where, currently, 12 percent of the target population uses the Internet at least once every three months. The monthly cost of access? $3.
Some 4.4 billion people lack Internet access. So why are we talking about televisions?
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A new infographic highlights African education tech practices and challenges faced by teachers and students.
Brand-new exhibition, conference & seminars focusing on developing innovative partnership models to improve education delivery in Sub-Saharan & East Africa.
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The rapid adoption of mobile technology in particular has been vital in paving the way for a new generation of Rwandan entrepreneurs.
Rwanda hopes a technological revolution will help transform it into a middle-income country
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we want to find the good partner in the UPS ,SOLAR INVERTER business in Africa market .
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A lack of vital statistics makes it impossible to adequately monitor issues like poverty and maternal health—or to evaluate the success of policies aimed at improving them. And bad data is just as much a problem as missing data.
Having "no data" on a map says a lot more about these countries than you might think.
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In Ethiopia, the monopoly on internet access has created one of the most disconnected countries in the world.
Ethiopia turned its fledgling internet into a surveillance machine.
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Musicians across Africa are managing to make a living from their art thanks to the internet and the widespread adoption of mobile phones.
A number of home-grown online music platforms in Africa are taking on the might of YouTube, iTunes and SoundCloud.
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+Worldreader and +Opera have connected 5 million readers in Africa to a library of 25,000 free digital book titles via their mobile phones. Their goal is to reach 10 million readers by the end of 2015!
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Has the mobile phone and ICT revolution in Africa really been over-sold?
The mobile phone and broader information and communication technology (ICT) ‘revolution’ in Africa has been over-sold
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Nigerians go to the polls on March 28 in a tight contest, which is getting extra attention after the original date was rescheduled at the last minute. Many voters will be holding their registration card in one hand, and their mobile in the other -- making democratic history with the help of tech.
When Nigerians go to the polls on March 28, many will be making choices with the help of technology.
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Tracking African Internet Progress
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We track and supports Africa's Internet progress. Mobile too. We love data and never take bandwidth for granted!