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Wikipedia Offers Articles-Via-SMS For Africans: Pilots with Kenya

Reinventing the wheel is allowed, especially now that almost everything is changing in correlation to the advancement in technology. It's based on this that the online encyclopaedia, Wikipedia, is making effort to cater for its unreached African users by offering…


Zinox Technologies: Advancing up the Tech Food Chain

October 30, 2013 - 6:36 pm in Analysis & Opinions, Big Brands & OEMs, Technology

Zinox technologies recently completed the installation of a new PC/phone assembly plant in Nigeria. The plant has an installed capacity for assembly and…


#LadiesInTechStories – Meet Colleen LaFontaine Co-founder Present Purpose Network

October 30, 2013 - 10:49 am in GirlPower, Interviews, Technology

She is the Co-founder of Present Purpose Network which empowers women to become a new kind of philanthropist. The organization actively uses technology…

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World Disasters Report: How Technology is Shaping Disaster Preparedness & Response

Over the past years, technology has proven to impact every aspect of human life, either positively or the other way round. And humanitarian actions are not left out in the strike by technology. This is obvious in the 2013 edition of World Disaster Report which…

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Microsoft Ventures Partners CcHub in Nigeria, DTBi in Tanzania and AfriLabs

October 27, 2013 - 10:18 am in Big Brands & OEMs, Business & Money, News & Media

Following last week’s announcement on Microsoft’s Ventures Partner Programme expanding into Africa during the DEMO Africa conference in Kenya today, Microsoft will announce strategic cooperation agreements with three incubator organisations across the…

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DemoAfrica2013 – African Start-up Showcase Run Down in 5mins Including Video

October 26, 2013 - 7:04 am in Business & Money, Gadgets & Mobile, Startups

What went down at the DemoAfrica Here is an overview of the selected ventures. Click on the tiles to find out more. The Able Wireless Company provides an on-demand entertainment system and content delivery network that is localized to every single locale…


Intel Launches its 4th Generation Core Processors at Demo Africa 2013

Isaiah Parnell, Deputy Chief of Mission, at the US Embassy in Nairobi gave a rousing speech on behalf of the US Ambassador to Kenya, H.E. Robert F. Godec on the need to invest on upcoming startups and ideas in Africa. According to Intel, the 4th generation…


Portuguese, Turkish Want Prowork Available in Their Languages Also – Prowork Co-Founder

Currently boasting of over 10,000 users from over 80 countries, Prowork has been implored to make the platform available for users from Portugal and Turkey whose major language is not English. This is according to the co-founder of Prowork, Francis Onwumere,…

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Mobile And Internet of Everything Made it to Gartner’s 2014 Top Technology Trends

October 24, 2013 - 12:16 pm in Business & Money, Cloud & Green Tech, Technology

Yes, there shouldn’t be any amazement that ‘Mobile Applications’ and the ‘Internet of Everything’ among other hot technology trends of 2013 are also part of Gartner's Top Ten Strategic Technology trends for 2014. An affirmation that the future is…

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Nokia Lumia 1020 Camera, a Better Option for Photography – Kelechi Amadi Obi

Coming with a 41 Megapixel Camera, the Nokia Lumia 1020 surely is way better than most smartphones and according to Nigerian renowned photographer, Kelechi Amadi the phone is best designed for even professional photography. Speaking during a media parley co-hosted…