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OA News: October 7, 2010

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  1. East Africa, notably Rwanda has experienced a fantastic broadband revolution over the past few years. Excitement is in the air, but as always, reservations remain:
    Will broadband internet establish a new development trajectory for east Africa?
  2. Google’s University Access program will aid campuses who promise to invest in their own infrastructure:
    Google University Access Program goes live! {Google Africa Blog}
  3. The 3-day workshop in South Africa promises to help young people create social change via technology:
    Digital Natives Workshop in South Africa – Call for Participation {The Centre for Internet and Society}
  4. Uganda. Six years ago there were few high speed Internet access points and they came with high demand. Now the scene has changed for the better:
    Ugandans reap from faster Internet speeds {The Observer}
  5. Solar cyber cafes for Zambia promise greater access in rural areas:
    New for 2010: Solar Cafe {Computer Aid via Flickr}