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Nigeria: Etisalat increases appeal of EasyStarter Package

September 3, 2015

In keeping with its commitment to provide top-class telecommunication experience, Etisalat has announced new benefits on its EasyStarter package. According to...

Cloud Computing

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Top 5 Big data trends revisited

September 2, 2015

As we head deeper into the second half of 2015, Wayne Dick, Pre-Sales Manager at Hitachi Data Systems, Sub-Saharan Africa, revisits this year’s big data...

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Opinion

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    Ghana’s Top 12 eCommerce Websites

    September 2, 2015 • Lists, Top Stories

    Ghana’s Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems (GhIPSS) has launched an internet payment gateway to enable holders of domestic Automated Teller Machine (ATM) cards to make payments and purchases online. The launch of the ‘gh-link e-Commerce’ is set to promote e-commerce and promote the creation of jobs as various services are needed in the e-commerce value [&hellip...

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    5 Must have apps for video calling in Nigeria

    September 1, 2015 • Lists, Top Stories, West Africa

    Since their initial release, Smartphones have changed the way we communicate with each other. These days, people around the world can instantly interact and bridge the distance via text messages, instant messages, emails and voice chats or calls with the simple touch of a button. Video calling which is the most recent of the developments [&hellip...

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    10 payment myths busted

    August 10, 2015 • Lists, Top Stories

    According to MasterCard, sometimes a convenient payment solution to make your life easier might seem too good to be true, but with the rise of technology it really is possible. For example, electronic payment developments such as contactless cards and digital wallets seem to be suspiciously simple, too simple in fact that misperceptions or myths [&hellip...

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    Top 8 Apps to help navigate traffic in Lagos Nigeria

    August 4, 2015 • Lists, Top Stories, West Africa

    While sitting in traffic in Lagos, the most populous city in Nigeria, may seem like a necessary evil… several app developers have found ways to make navigating the city’s roads less agonising. Making your way through the streets of Lagos has never been easier thanks to these navigational apps, which provide detailed street maps, transit [&hellip...

  • Mobile Phones

    Top 3 translator apps to use when travelling in Africa

    July 23, 2015 • Lists, Top Stories

    The English language is the most spoken language in Nigeria; however, learning a new language is not easy. It can take years of practice to become fluent but sometimes you need the knowledge of a foreign language to help you make the next career move or survive in a new country. A smartphone comes in [&hellip...

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    Top mobile apps made in Africa

    July 16, 2015 • East Africa, Lists, North Africa, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West Africa

    In Africa, the mobile phone plays a crucial role. Not only do Africans use their device’s to call, send text messages, or connect to the internet… but they also use their device’s to access mobile money services as well as locate healthcare facilities. IT News Africa has compiled a list of the top mobile apps [&hellip...

Reviews

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Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Review

August 28, 2015 •

The Metal Gear Solid series has never failed to disappoint. Even back in 2008, when the Metal Gear Solid series graced the original PlayStation console, we...

Gadgets and Gaming

Graham Braum - Lenovo Africa GM.

Lenovo targets millennials with new Phablet device

September 3, 2015

Lenovo has unveiled its latest device, the Lenovo PHAB Plus. According to the company the Tablet/Smartphone hybrid device is specifically aimed at millennials....

Features

Healthcare Innovation Summit

In Pictures: Healthcare Innovation Summit

August 21, 2015

The African Innovator: Healthcare Innovation Summit addressed the critical topic and theme of – “Transforming Healthcare with Technology,” this past...

Startups

Emmanuel Adegboye

Exclusive Interview: Emmanuel Adegboye – Founder of Bus Stop

July 27, 2015

The 2015 MITx Global Entrepreneurship Bootcamp is set to be held between 23 & 28 August 2015. The bootcamp will be held in Cambridge, Massachusetts,...

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Security

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Can 4K video surveillance boost safety and security in hospitals?

August 26, 2015

Hospitals, globally and within Africa are faced with a number of security challenges, from ensuring the safety of patients and staff to preventing theft, with...

Online

Yudala

Nigeria: Yudala launches e-commerce store

September 2, 2015

With e-commerce growing within Africa, Yudala has now launched its very own online shopping platform in Nigeria. According to the online retailer, the launch...