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OA News: July 27, 2010
July 28, 2010 ♦ News
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ICT sustainability, Kenyan e-waste prevention, Nigerian information economy, defining SA’s broadband

Charting the number of African domains by country
July 27, 2010 ♦ Statistics
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WebHosting.Info’s Country-wise Total Domains, aggregates weekly data from all ICANN accredited registrars. Below it is edited for African nations. The first column shows the nation’s world-wide rank, “Total Domains” are the number of ccTLD’s for a given nation, Gain/Loss/Net are based on weekly changes in the number of registered domains. …

OA News: July 24, 2010
July 24, 2010 ♦ News
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Rwanda ICT used as example, fibre-optic breaks nearing repair, East African broadband cost outlook

CNBC’s interview with IMPACT Chairman on African cybersecurity
July 22, 2010 ♦ Video
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Notes from the video examining the 3rd ICT Best Practices Forum, recently hosted in Burkina Faso:

Over 300 government & corporate leaders from 55 countries discussed solutions to online threats to national security, infrastructure, and national services
Global increase of 8.9% malware over first half of year
Global concern needs a global response
Increased …

OA News: July 19, 2010
July 20, 2010 ♦ News
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Rwanda’s supposedly fast Internet speeds, broadband predictions

OA News: July 11-18, 2010
July 18, 2010 ♦ News
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A few stories from a fairly quiet news-week