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10 Most Technologically Advanced Countries in Africa

10 Most Technologically Advanced Countries in Africa

This is a contribution by Answers Africa: A Tech Talk Africa Publishing Partner Top 10 Most Technologically Advanced Countries in Africa Technology is growing very rapidly with United States at the fore front while Europe and Asia is also within [...]

Top 50 African Countries on Facebook: December 2012

Top 50 African Countries on Facebook: December 2012

Socialbakers.com is a leading social media analytics platform which offers solution that allows brands to measure, compare and contrast the success of their social media campaigns with competitive intelligence. The website provides daily updated Facebook statistics for over 200 countries. The statistics as at 29th December [...]

Growth Rate of Mobile Stats in Africa 2012 [Infographic]

Growth Rate of Mobile Stats in Africa 2012 [Infographic]

According to the latest analysis provided by the Wireless Intelligence, Africa has overtaken Asia Pacific as the world’s fastest growing region in terms of cellular connections. This infographic below was borrowed from Wireless Intelligence, it shows that Africa, in Q2 [...]

Nigerians and Social Media [Infographic]

Nigerians and Social Media [Infographic]

Nigerians and Social Media Social media is becoming more and more important in today’s world, especially in the emerging markets as evidenced by the impact it had in fuelling the Arab Spring which is driven largely by the growth of Facebook and [...]

Top African Telecoms Companies For 2012

Top African Telecoms Companies For 2012

Telecommunications has become one of the fastest growing sectors of African economy, this growth is driven by rapid growth in mobile telephony and broadband connectivity, Africa has become the fastest-growing mobile market in the world, and is the biggest after Asia according to [...]

Top 10 African Mobile Apps of 2012

Top 10 African Mobile Apps of 2012

In a fast growing continent that is filled with opportunities yet bedevilled by poverty, political instability, and inequality, there is an urgent need for improved healthcare, better infrastructure and access to basic amenities, the good news is that so many [...]

Wikipedia Founder on End of Encyclopaedia Britannica’s print

Wikipedia Founder on End of Encyclopaedia Britannica’s print

Wikipedia Founder Jimmy Wales on End of Encyclopaedia Britannica’s print Wikipedia Founder, Jimmy Wales who founded the world’s largest and free online reference said yesterday (Tuesday) that the end of Encyclopaedia Britannica’s print run indicates the increasing reliance on the [...]

E – Payments To be Introduced by Nigeria Airlines

E – Payments To be Introduced by Nigeria Airlines

West Africa’s oldest aviation company Aero Contractors has introduced a mobile payment system on the Universal Message Object (U-MO) platform. U-MO is a mobile money service enabling users to make and receive payments, and conduct other financial transactions on their mobile [...]

Gmail Chat: SMS, Trader at GNigeria event

Gmail Chat: SMS, Trader at GNigeria event

Gmail Chat SMS: Google Launches Gmail Chat, SMS Trader With not less than 2000 developers, entrepreneurs  gathered Thursday and Friday at the civic centre Lagos for Google’s third web and mobile conference, the search engine giant has launched the Gmail [...]