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OA News: June 8-11, 2010
June 12, 2010 ♦ News
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Twelve news stories from the past week

Video: Ministerial Meeting on the Transformational Power of ICT for Africa
June 5, 2010 ♦ Video
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Although posted back on May 13th, this video is still new (and has only averaged 2 views per day). The World Bank sponsored eTransform Initiative seeks to leverage the power of icts to transform lives in developing countries. Watch the video to learn about the details of the initiative, but …

Figure: Evolution of Cell Phone Market Structure
June 3, 2010 ♦ Statistics
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The working paper that produced the above image is worth a read, but this graph is especially captivating:

In the early years of cell phone use (1995-2000) there was little demand and incumbent operators simply controlled all mobile traffic. Those with cell phones either had them through the government or could …

OA News: June 3, 2010
June 3, 2010 ♦ News
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5 stories from Nigeria (allAfrica)

OA News: June 1, 2010
June 2, 2010 ♦ News
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Massive Nigerian University wireless project, e-Brian Forum of Zambia findings

OA News: May 31, 2010
May 31, 2010 ♦ News
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The merits of open source, Ugandan state site hacked, Zain Kenya 3G