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OA News: May 31, 2010

May 31, 2010  »  NewsNo Comment
  1. Using open source to localize applications and foster African tech independence:
    Open source marks a new era for African independence {BBC}
  2. The service comes as the regulator is expected to cut spectrum costs in June:
    Zain Kenya says to launch 3G service in July {The Economic Times}
  3. Uganda is in the process of cracking down on cyber crime. Having a government homepage display inappropriate material for a full 24 hours is embarrassing:
    Hacker Posts Hitler Photo On State House Website {The Monitor via allAfrica}
  4. An interview with Ibrahim Adigun, executive director of Infotel Consulting Limited, a technology consulting and outsourcing firm based in the United Kingdom. His experience in Nigeria has been mostly positive, but the Nigerian government can still address public awareness and energy supply issues:
    Power Supply Retarding ICT Dev {Smart-Grid}