Post Tagged with: "ICT"

Rean van Niekerk, Metacom, MD

Internet of things is already shaping South African society

April 1, 2015 at 08:08

The Internet of things is already deeply embedded in SA’s industrial and commercial infrastructure, says Rean van Niekerk, MD of Metacom. The Internet of things (IOT) is already helping to shape […]

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Experts commend Rwanda as a model in using ICT and e-Governance for sustainable development

March 30, 2015 at 11:39

Policy makers and experts in ICT gathered in Kigali for the Commonwealth e-Governance Forum Africa from 24-25 March 2015 have commended Rwanda as a model in using ICT and e-Governance […]

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Samsung Electronics Africa takes a ‘What If I Can’ step forward

March 20, 2015 at 08:15

Samsung Electronics Africa has launched a mission to gather the human step in an effort to harness the power of shifting mindsets by allowing ordinary people to contribute to extraordinary […]

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ICT Reviews Indicate That Policies Pursued by Nigeria Are Positioning the Nation to Be Increasingly Competitive in the 21st Century

March 19, 2015 at 14:45

You only have to look around you to realize how crucial Information and Communications Technology has become in the modern world. At the societal level governments around the world are […]

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PiKasa – Ultimate house for Pi

March 12, 2015 at 07:53

A Cape Town based product development company is about to launch an Indiegogo campaign to make one of their products available as the ultimate all in one housing for a Raspberry […]

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Rwanda has the most affordable internet on the continent

March 8, 2015 at 12:30

The Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI) has ranked Rwanda as the African country with the most affordable internet. The Alliance announced the rankings at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, […]

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Huawei to expand investment in South Africa, increase local staff by 50% in next five years

February 9, 2015 at 13:15

Huawei to expand investment in South Africa, increase local staff by 50% in next five years [Shenzhen, China, February 6, 2015]: Secretary General of the African National Congress, Gwede Mantashe, […]

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Data for a 21st century Africa

Data for a 21st century Africa

January 28, 2015 at 13:30

Done right, the evolution and expansion of data centres will enable the globalisation of the African continent Data consumption continues to grow at an incredible pace globally. Over 90% of […]

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Dream of remote internet connections still up in the air

January 27, 2015 at 09:18

There’s no shortage of ideas for getting internet to people in developing countries, specially remoter areas. But will they work? Gareth Willmer investigates. New technologies using balloons, drones and unusual […]

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SA: Gauteng schools step into the future

January 14, 2015 at 14:45

By: SAnews.gov.za With inland schools opening today, learners in seven Gauteng schools are walking into a new era of the digital classroom, which will connect them to a world of endless […]

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