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OA News: December 2, 2010
December 2, 2010 ♦ News
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The BBC looks at East African broadband a year after undersea cables arrived, 2007’s Connect Africa @ 1/2 way

Updated: African leaders on Facebook (December 2010)
December 2, 2010 ♦ Uncategorized

This post is an update of July 2010’s list of African leaders with a Facebook presence. The numbers and a couple of links have been adjusted. Additionally, a column showing the percentage increase in fans/followers is now available. The % provides a loose idea of how popular Facebook has become …

OA News: November 29-30, 2010
November 30, 2010 ♦ News
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Opinion on Tanzanian digital divide, Liberia’s cloud vs. open source, Nigerian cyber-crime spreads, misc. ICT conferences

Interesting points from ‘Futures of Technology in Africa’
November 26, 2010 ♦ Mobile & Web
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Futures of Technology in Africa, a book recently authored by Jasper Grosskurth and published by STT Netherlands Centre of Technology Trends, comes after three years and hundreds of conversations on the subject of African technology. The results touch on the dynamic nature of African economies, business, infrastructure, mobile, energy, and …

OA News: November 24, 2010
November 25, 2010 ♦ News
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Ghana crop prices via mobile, adopting the cloud, WACS status

OA News: November 22, 2010
November 23, 2010 ♦ News
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Tanzanian & Kenyan mobile Internet stats, South African gender and Internet study results, Afrinnovator article