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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, 5/24/2017
The great and the good of the ICT, communications and digital entertainment sector converged on Nairobi recently to network at the annual East Africa Com event.
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Vince Matinde - Media Partner, East Africa Com , 5/19/2017
The dramatic growth in the number of new digital TV stations in Kenya -- more than 65 since analog signals were turned off in 2015 -- and the emergence of OTT services may lead to consolidation in the country's digital TV sector, according to an industry expert speaking at this week's East Africa Com ICT and telecommunications event in Nairobi.
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Amy Turner, Digital Content Marketer, KNect365, 5/9/2017
There's a little over a week to go until East Africa Com 2017 kicks off in the Silicon Savannah, with more than 600 attendees expected to descend upon Nairobi for the 14th annual event. Joining them will be over 50 expert speakers and 20 solutions-focused exhibitors from the telecommunications, media and technology sectors, making East Africa Com the ...
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The Staff, 5/3/2017
M-KOPA, the solar energy specialist that enables off-grid homes to source power on a pay-as-you-go basis, now has 500,000 users across Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda, it has announced.
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Amy Turner, Digital Content Marketer, KNect365, 4/28/2017
It has been more than three years since the Communications Authority of Kenya ordered the switch off of analogue television in the country, following a number of court battles and failed protestations from local channels and traditional media, which feared an information vacuum and plummeting advertising revenues.
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 4/26/2017
Building an Internet-delivered or over-the-top (OTT) pay-TV customer base in Africa is a significant challenge from a technical and business perspective. Broadband connectivity that can support high-quality streamed video comes at a premium and then, of course, the consumer needs to have the disposable income to pay for the service -- and a way to pay, too.
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, 4/7/2017
What does the future hold for TV services in Africa?
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 3/28/2017
Johannesburg is one of the cities in line to host an OpenLab, a collaborative research and development (R&D) center funded and built by Huawei Technologies that is designed to foster partnerships and cooperation amongst communications technology developers.
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Amy Turner, Digital Content Marketer, KNect365, 2/15/2017
"Telcos don't deal well with unpredictability -- the telco mindset is highly structured and process driven."
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