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[Africa Tech Week] Training eyes on startups, World Cup

06-21-2018 | 09:52:00
A burgeoning demand for improved services across key economic sectors, a boom in tech startups and the World Cup have this week shaped the space of ICT in Africa.

[Column] Tando Mtintsilana: Cyber security in modern revolution

06-19-2018 | 06:09:24
Technology is advancing at an accelerated pace and needs no further mentioning. Every browser tab, website ad and digital article serve as constant reminders that we’re being driven towards the next revolutionary age.

[Africa Tech Week] Of blockchain baby and bridging digital divide

06-12-2018 | 13:46:00
Technology has for another week been at the center of the continent’s most highlighted activities with both governments and private sector reaping from commitment to the sector

[Startup Interview] Melkisedek Ausiku, founder, LEFA, Namibia

06-12-2018 | 08:42:00
LEFA is an on-demand cab hailing mobile application that connects clients to cab drivers through a mobile application system. The word “lefa” is derived from the Oshiwambo word for lift.

[Column] Mohamed Madkour: What will drive Africa’s digital economy?

06-12-2018 | 08:07:19
Access to technology changes people’s lives, improves business and drives economic growth – that much is a fact of life.

[Column] Maria Auma & Matthew Downing: Africa working in the cloud

06-05-2018 | 11:00:00
Africa has the oldest economic history in the world. It is common knowledge that humans originated from Africa, but not so common is the knowledge that the first trade routes and economic systems were birthed in Africa from the exchange of different kinds of metals and shells.

[Startup Interview] Jonathan Kgatshe, CEO Myteksonic, South Africa

06-04-2018 | 11:45:00
Myteksonic a South African digital technology solutions company is tapping into the growing internet of things buzz to introduce world class smart technologies to South African companies and homes through a unique international shipping model.

[Africa Tech Week] More 4G LTE networks

06-01-2018 | 13:08:00
The World Bank Group supports some African countries to build capacity in key cyber security areas and more countries are expanding 4G LTE network rollouts

[Vacancy] Freelance Tech Journalist

06-01-2018 | 12:47:00
Africa Business Communities is looking for a freelance African journalist/webmaster, specialized in ICT and Telecom, for the Africa Tech Platform

[Column] Llewellyn le Hané: The speed of Technology- Bucks have become bits and bytes

05-29-2018 | 10:01:00
Technology is becoming increasingly safe, online shopping is not a rarity any more, even here in Namibia.

[Column] Rahmon Ojukotola: Is Africa ready for working in the cloud?

05-28-2018 | 10:44:00
Cloud computing has made a positive impact on development targets in Africa. The Cloud enables Africans to access storage capacity they would otherwise be unable to afford for free with services such as Google drive or Dropbox.

[Column] John Enoh: Revolutionising e-payment solutions in Africa

05-24-2018 | 09:52:00
Electronic payment is an emerging form of payment within the fintech industry and has become one of the most popular payment forms in Africa. The drive of the industry is the speed and simplicity of opening new accounts, recruit new merchants and customers.

[Startup Interview] Jerry Oche, CEO, Growsel, Nigeria

05-23-2018 | 10:34:00
Growsel is a Nigeria based Agritech startup that is working with farmers to simplify activities from farm to folk using ICT.

[Startup Interview] Mary Mwangi, CEO Data Integrated Limited, Kenya

05-22-2018 | 14:50:00
Data Integrated Limited (DIL) was one of four winners of the MEST Africa challenge and will participate in a pitch challenge to showcase their solution at the MEST Africa Summit

[Column] Llewellyn le Hané: Namibia poises to embrace the new 'smartified' world

05-21-2018 | 13:56:00
The digital revolution has well and truly been embraced by Namibia and Namibians. Apart from spending most of our time online on social media, we are now seeing a shift to real world benefits enabled through connectivity.