AfricaCom 2019 to feature new AfricaTech Centre Stage

Tech takes
centre stage

New feature at
AfricaCom 2019.

Sunday, Sep 22nd

New connectivity initiatives planned for rural Africa.

New connectivity initiatives planned for rural Africa

Danish company BlueTown to set up WiFi towers to widen access to the Net.

'Creating data developers would benefit Africa'.

'Creating data developers would benefit Africa'

Cisco executives explain why growing Africa's developer ecosystem will benefit the continent.

What Africa has to do with FeesMustFall.

What Africa has to do with #FeesMustFall

Protest action across several South African tertiary education institutions has sparked continent-wide opinion on Twitter.

Africa faces challenges with IoT say experts.

Africa faces challenges with IoT says Cisco

Fast paced IT growth and lack of skills obstacles to IoT growth on the continent.

Internet for all goal eludes Africa.

Internet for all goal eludes Africa

Cost, exclusivity and low literacy levels continue to hamper progress.

Facebook pushes Free Basics Platform in Africa.

Facebook pushes Free Basics Platform in Africa

Programme launched in 16 countries across the continent.

'Physical addresses of the future to reside in the cloud' - Ukowapi.

'Physical addresses of the future to reside in the cloud' - Ukowapi

Newly launched tech firm develops app to help users secure physical addresses hosted in the cloud.

Cloud, a silver lining for ERP.

Cloud, a silver lining for ERP

Rest of Africa compares well with South Africa in terms of cloud ERP adoption.

Academy launched to reinforce open source skills.

Academy launched to reinforce open source skills

Curriculum available to tertiary institutions and students.

Internet gender gap obvious in developing countries.

Internet gender gap obvious in developing countries

Research suggests women are not being empowered via the Net on the same level as male counterparts.

Orange Digital Ventures invests in Afrostream.

Orange Digital Ventures invests in Afrostream

Decision to back SVOD service prompted by realisation that the 'future of television is mobile', according to the telco.