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The Staff, 7/17/2017
AfricaCom, the continent's largest and most influential technology, media and telecoms conference and exhibition, is adding a Technology Arena to help celebrate the 20th anniversary of the event, which this year takes place in Cape Town on November 7-9.
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 7/13/2017
Cloud services giant Amazon Web Services (AWS) is planning to open a data center in South Africa to better serve enterprise customers on the continent, an AWS executive hinted during a recent summit in Cape Town.
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Vince Matinde - Media Partner, East Africa Com , 5/30/2017
Emerging trends such as IoT and Big Data are set to underpin the next waves of technology innovation in East Africa. That was one of the takeaways from the recent East Africa Com event in Nairobi.
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Vince Matinde – Media Partner, East Africa Com, 5/18/2017
East Africa Data Centre (EADC) in Nairobi has been granted an Uptime Institute Certification establishing it as a Tier 3 data center.
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Amy Turner, Digital Content Marketer, KNect365, 5/15/2017
With only a few days to go until East Africa Com 2017 kicks off in Nairobi, we've been gaining insight and opinion of some of event's most prominent speakers.
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Amy Turner, Digital Content Marketer, KNect365, 4/25/2017
Since 2000, there has been a dramatic 60% drop in malaria deaths worldwide, yet mosquitos still remain the most dangerous animal in the world, responsible for around 400,000 deaths annually. To mark World Malaria Day, we take a look at some of the major strides m-health and technology have made in Africa in ending malaria for good.
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The Staff, 4/17/2017
M-Tiba, the mobile health wallet service developed for the Kenyan market, now has more than 500,000 users, according to its founders.
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Connecting Africa Staff, 3/22/2017
African tech startups raised funding in excess of US$129 million in 2016, with the number of startups securing funding up by 16.8% year-on-year, according to data from the recently released African Tech Startups Funding Report 2016.
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Amy Turner, Digital Content Marketer, KNect365, 2/27/2017
Racking up over 2 million trips in South Africa in the first six months of 2015 alone, Uber has experienced a surge in popularity in the region over the last two years, with strong footholds now in Kenya, Nigeria and, most recently, Ghana.
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