VMWare, Strathmore University partner to enrich Africa's digital skills pool

Adding depth to
the skills pool

VMWare, Strathmore University partnership.

Thursday, Aug 22nd

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Branch banking interactive ATMs launched in Africa

Touch screen tellers can use fingerprints rather than cards for identification purposes.

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Financially stretched South Africans turn to Wonga.com

There are users of the online short-term loan service who borrow up to five times per year.

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‘Technology could boost Ethiopia’s livestock trade’

Cloud computing and virtualisation could boost the industry, says global tech firm IBM.

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Akamai seeks to boost African online content speeds

Buffering could be a thing of the past thanks to a partnership to quicken download times.

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Firefox finally available in Xhosa

Global language service provider Rubric donates Xhosa language pack for the browser.

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Online marketplace Kaymu enters Morocco, Ghana

Africa Internet Holding says the online market service is ‘growing fast’.

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GSMA to accelerate African broadband roll-out

Six sub-Saharan nations join forces with the global body to boost mobile internet take-up.

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Zimbabwean ISP Valley Technologies loses licence

Internet service provider has allegedly failed to make its licence and spectrum fee payments.

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Kenya's Buni TV launches Android app

Web and mobile video on-demand service provider partners with Samsung to launch app.

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East Africa Data Centre open for business

Wholesale African fibre optic supplier Liquid Telecom has opened the facility in Nairobi.

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March 2014 launch planned for .africa domain

Contracts haven't been signed but the ZA Central Registry (ZACR) has started preparations.