South Africa: E-mail shifts to mobiles

More e-mails will be opened and read on mobile devices, thanks to the exponential growth of smartphone and tablet penetration. Organisations use e-mail to engage more effectively with consumers...

Use social media to strengthen health systems

Health scientists in developing countries can use social media to tackle research priorities, argue Alexander E. T. Finlayson and colleagues. Doctor taking patient history Building research...

Unite behind the goal of zero child abuse, urges UNICEF

UNICEF is calling on all South Africans to unite behind the goal of zero violence against children. In the run up to Child Protection...

MTN introduces Android technology to Uganda

MTN Uganda signed up the first Android-FROYO powered mobile phone in Uganda, the IDEOS U8150. Introducing the first and most affordable Android Smartphone onto...

Fast Growing VoIP Usage in Middle East and Northern Africa: Plingm Launches Arabic Version...

The use of mobile VoIP in the Middle East and Northern Africa is growing quicker than in the west. Four of the top ten...

Social media app brings fishers, stakeholders together

By– SAnews.go.za Pretoria – The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries says the Abalobi social media application has grown to include important stakeholders who are...

New Mimiboard helps communities communicate

We use technology within Africa to build world class platforms that deliver relevant local content across Africa. Mimiboard means "i" in Swahili. A Mimiboard...

Cisco: ‘The Network’ is helping professionals, entrepreneurs, artists & students realize their dreams

My Networked Life: True Stories from a Connected World is a documentary-style video series that takes you around the world for a look at how...

South Africa’s Space Program Wants Twitter Input

A new study shows that social networking is growing on the African continent, especially in South Africa, where the country’s Twitter-active population posted around five million...

Microsoft Introduces the 4Afrika Initiative to Help Improve the Continent’s Global Competitiveness

 Efforts focus on accelerating adoption of smart devices, empowering small and medium businesses, and up-leveling skills development to ignite African innovation for the Continent...

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