Apathy killing off interest in govt datacentres

Mistrust, lack
of resources 

Apathy hovers over
govt datacentres.

Thursday, Feb 27th

Nigerian Ebola education website traffic ‘soars’.

Nigerian Ebola education website traffic ‘soars’

Half a million hits registered on EbolaFacts.com in one week, say its makers.

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iROKOtv launches $2.50 monthly subscription plan

Nigerian Nollywood streaming service to also include Hollywood, Bollywood content.

Delta airlines apologises over Ghana world cup tweet.

Delta airlines apologises over Ghana world cup tweet

Image of a giraffe becomes a gaffe for the US air carrier as a Twitter storm emerges.

Spin-off of StartupBus Africa planned for September.

Spin-off of StartupBus Africa planned for September

Five buses are planned to tour 16 countries in an initiative dubbed ‘AMPION Venture Bus’.

Internet of everything prevents Dubai crane collisions.

Internet of everything helps prevent Dubai crane collisions

Connected construction site with 37 cranes and 5,000 workers is being safeguarded by technology.

Egypt’s Giza Systems buys VAS Integrated Solutions.

Egypt’s Giza Systems buys VAS Integrated Solutions

North African country’s biggest systems integrator acquires 80% stake.

Freelance jobs market site targets Africa.

Freelance jobs market site targets Africa

Rockefeller partners with Elance-Odesk to boost continent’s online jobs market.

Egypt’s Mobinil optimising incentive compensation among dealers.

Egypt’s Mobinil optimising incentive compensation among dealers

The Egyptian mobile network has signed on US-headquartered CallidusCloud to help.

Nigerians, Kenyans more open to online shopping than South Africans.

‘Nigerians, Kenyans more open to online shopping than South Africans’

East and West African countries are “more risk accepting”, says Ericsson official.

Africa’s rapid mobile adoption paves way for cloud.

Africa’s rapid mobile adoption paves way for cloud

A new survey has highlighted opportunities open to cloud service providers (CSPs) in Africa.

African hotel website Jovago expands to Zanzibar, Djibouti, Malawi.

African hotel website Jovago expands to Zanzibar, Djibouti, Malawi

Site claims to have over 4,000 African listings as it embarks on further expansion.