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OA News: September 19, 2010
September 19, 2010 ♦ News
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Various angles on ICT investment, Kenya’s software industry looking strong

OA News: September 17, 2010
September 17, 2010 ♦ News
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Goodluck Jonathan’s social media success, securing peace of mind in the cloud, another year, another carrier pigeon race, IE9 launches, offline Wikipedia for Africa

OA News: September 15, 2010
September 15, 2010 ♦ News
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News about the Nigerian hard drive market, TLD, and IXP

More predictions of the African Internet, 1996-1998
September 7, 2010 ♦ Web
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Ten months ago, I summarized a handful of archival Western news stories on the subject of Internet penetration in Africa. Generally speaking, in the mid-’90s, there was great hope that Africa’s economic and social woes would be cured by ICT in a matter of years. Many felt that …

OA News: September 2-5, 2010
September 5, 2010 ♦ News
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Ethiopia’s educational system, E. African broadband costs, G-Uganda, ITU stats

Top search terms on Mauritian search engine
September 5, 2010 ♦ Uncategorized
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Kayambo, a recent addition to the search engine game in Mauritius, has a list of the 25 most popular search keywords this year (2010). Surprisingly, many of the terms are related to travel or business investment in the country. A breakdown:

Travel = 10
General = 6
Business = 5
News = 2
Other = …