Apathy killing off interest in govt datacentres

Mistrust, lack
of resources 

Apathy hovers over
govt datacentres.

Thursday, Feb 27th

Sports betting website Offsidegaming.com targets Africa.

Sports betting website Offsidegaming.com targets Africa

Service launches a mobile website offering for Opera Mini users in Uganda.

On-demand music service ‘Orin’ targets African diaspora.

On-demand music service ‘Orin’ targets African diaspora

Africa’s musicians have an additional digital channel to list their music.

Jason Njoku names himself as iROKING CEO.

Jason Njoku names himself as iROKING CEO

Following Michael Ugwu’s dramatic exit, the founder of iROKO Partners is taking control of the music business.

Macy’s, Gap target Nigerian consumers via MallForAfrica.com.

Macy’s, Gap target Nigerian consumers via MallForAfrica.com

Retailers from the US and UK can now sell their goods online to a growing African market.

‘Nigeria, Kenya ahead of Egypt, Morocco with Big Data adoption.’

‘Nigeria, Kenya ahead of Egypt, Morocco with Big Data adoption’

Survey by IDG Connect and IBM reveals low adoption levels in two North African nations.

The world’s first 3D prosthetic printing lab is in Sudan's war-torn Nuba Mountains.

How 3D printed arms are changing Sudanese lives

Prosthetic arms made by US foundation Not Impossible are bringing hope to a war-torn region.

Panasonic, iROKOtv launch world-first Nollywood smart-TV app.

Nigeria: Panasonic, iROKOtv launch world-first Nollywood smart-TV app

The application is geared for VIERA TV users and has a catalogue of more than 5,000 movies.

Kenya and Nigeria top MEA x86 server growth, says the IDC.

Kenya and Nigeria top MEA x86 server growth

African markets notched up shipment growth of over 60% for Q3 2013, according to the IDC.

East Africa’s Richard Sezibera is Twitter’s most interactive political leader.

East Africa’s Richard Sezibera is Twitter’s most interactive political leader

Secretary general of the East African Community (EAC) recognised as an active engager by public relations firm Burson-Marsteller.

Nollywood website iROKOtv wins $8mn funding round.

Nollywood website iROKOtv wins $8mn funding round

Online service dubbed the ‘Netflix of Africa’ plans to target more Africans while growing its subscriber base.

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‘Nigeria to overtake SA to become Africa’s cloud computing powerhouse’

AfricaCom: Arthur Goldstuck of World Wide Worx speaks of dramatic shifts on the continent.