Kenya prepares for regional ICT conference

January 30, 2015 12:49 pm1 comment
Kenya ICT

from MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, Kenya NAIROBI  – PREPARATIONS for the Connected East African Conference are underway. The seventh edition of the event previously known as Connected Kenya is scheduled for March 30 to April 2 in Diani, Kwale County. In tandem with the agenda, the theme this year is, “Integration: […]

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ICTs key to SA economic boon: ANC

January 29, 2015 5:27 pm1 comment
Broadband

PRETORIA  – THE information and communications technology sector (ICT) holds the key to South Africa’s economic growth and the creation of thousands of jobs, a senior ruling party official said. African National Congress (ANC) Secretary-General, Gwede Mantashe, was speaking at the end of the party’s first National Executive Committee (NEC) Lekgotla […]

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Massive growth forecast for Wi-Fi

January 28, 2015 11:09 am1 comment
Dennis Magaya, Chief Executive Officer of Rubie Technologies

JOHANNESBURG – LOCAL information and telecommunications experts projected public Wi-Fi installations to grow by more than 100 percent in Africa. Dennis Magaya, Chief Executive Officer of Rubie Technologies, said this rollout would further accelerate the demand for social media. The predictions were in line with global recent global research, which […]

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