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OA News: October 8, 2010

October 8, 2010  »  NewsNo Comment
  1. The center will help governments, businesses, non-governmental agencies, institutions, departments and citizens in general with the needed technical support in training, development, research and deployment of open source solutions:
    Open Source Resource Centre launched {GhanaWeb}
  2. Speaking to WACS and the idea that technology is merely a tool to assist with progress:
    Telecom expands telecommunications {Namibia Economist}
  3. The two nations plan on building a US $250k fiber optic cable in order to reduce international costs and increase speed. The cable will be in addition to undersea cable efforts:
    Zambia/Botswana fibre optic connection underway {Mmegi}
  4. The former chief technology officer at the US National Security Agency says nations with large shares of cyber criminals should be removed from the Internet until the respective governments take action:
    Ban naughty countries from the net: former intelligence chief {Sydney Morning Herald}