Links: News & Tech



  • afriapps – search apps, find developers, ask questions
  • Africa Android Challenge – annual competition for mobile developers
  • Afrinnovator – telling the stories of African startups
  • Appfrica – blog on software development, data visualization, design and global innovation
  • Apps4Africa – developing applications for a better-connected Africa
  • Coders4Africa – aims to train 1,000 African developers by 2016
  • Garage48 – developer event foundation
  • G-Africa Events – listing of future Sub-Saharan Africa Google happenings
  • IT News Africa – great resource for African tech news
  • ITWeb – South African tech site
  • Network Startup Resource Center – non-profit helping deploy networks since the 1980s
  • PC Tech Magazine – a monthly technology magazine with a focus on East Africa
  • Pivot 25 – an initiative to bring focus on the mobile developer and entrepreneur community in East Africa
  • Renesys Blog – monitors Net access around the world
  • SlateAfrique Tech Africa – weekly posts on tech stories from around Africa (in French)
  • TechLoy – Nigerian tech blog with daily news updates
  • TechMtaa – general African tech news
  • TNW Africa – The Next Web’s African channel
  • WhiteAfrican – great blog with a focus on East Africa