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By: Thandisizwe Mgudlwa - AfricanBrains A warning to SA users is that passwords of 6.5 million LinkedIn users are reported to have been hacked. According to...

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Kenya: Is the Facebook Generation Guilty As Charged?

Stepping into Tribeka pub on Nairobi's Banda Street last Friday evening seemed like a bad decision. The club was filled to the brim. Most of...

Primedia Online partners with Umuntu Media in pan-African content deal

Primedia Online is providing a comprehensive content solution to Umuntu Media’s African portals across the technology, lifestyle and entertainment news areas. Umuntu Media, based...

Crowdsourcing Initiative Maps Africa’s Technology Entrepreneurs

Lusaka: 20th Feb 2012: Using the power of social-networking BomgoHive Zambia is using the on-line mapping platform Ushahidi to build up an accurate picture...

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...

Africa Analysis: Science going social

Africa's mobile Internet boom could revolutionise the way scientists, policymakers and the public interact, says Linda Nordling. To most Africans, tweeting is still just what...

Africa: Facebook Chat With Acting Assistant Secretary Donald Yamamoto

Donald Y. Yamamoto Acting Assistant Secretary, Bureau of African Affairs Washington, DC April 25, 2013 QUESTION: Could you tell me please what you think about the recent conflict...

South Africa: Mobile social the new you

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