Mobile and Telecoms

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Cell C to ask bondholders for debt extension

July 25, 2014

South African mobile operator Cell C said that it would extend the maturity date of Euro 160 million of senior debt. As a part of the transaction, Cell C has...

Cloud Computing

Simon Campbell-Young

Mobility, cloud driven security solutions needed

July 22, 2014

Trends such as mobility, BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) and cloud have completely revolutionised the way we do business, by giving users access to the...

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    3 Windows Phone Apps for job seekers

    July 9, 2014 • Lists

    Finding a job or even applying for a new job can be a daunting task. However, there are apps out there that can assist. According to the the following apps, which are available on the Windows Phone Store, can make the process easier. getHired GetHired is a simple but powerful job search app that ...

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    Top 10 ten games made in Africa

    July 9, 2014 • Gadgets and Gaming, Lists

    Africa is full of talented mobile app and game developers, which means that you don’t entirely have to reach out to international developers every time you are looking for something new. While some developers may be unknown to some, others have sky rocketed to success with some of their titles. If you are looking for ...

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    10 things you shouldn’t be doing with your device

    July 8, 2014 • Lists

    We have all experienced it… One day your device works perfectly and the next you encounter issue upon issue. Maybe your smartphone’s touchscreen won’t respond to your delicate touch… or your PlayStation 4 won’t recognise the disk of a game that you constantly play. These things happen; however, we tend to get frustrated and on ...

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    Top 10 apps that will benefit your life

    June 30, 2014 • Lists, Top Stories

    In a technology driven world we use our mobile devices, tablets and PCs on a daily basis. Each device features a variety of programs, apps, and services that ultimately make life a little easier. With a multitude of apps, featured on a variety of app stores, it is sometimes hard to sift through the garbage ...

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    5 Vital apps for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brasil

    June 14, 2014 • Lists, Top Stories

    The 2014 FIFA World Cup has officially kicked off! And what better way to keep up-to-date with the latest scores and fixtures than with your Android powered device. While there are a plethora of apps to choose from, IT News Africa has chosen only the best apps to assist you in keeping up-to-date with all ...

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    Give the gift of tech this Father’s Day

    June 13, 2014 • Lists, Top Stories

    Father’s Day is just around the corner and what better way to celebrate the main man in your life than with some rather trendy tech gadgets. If you not too sure what to get dad this Father’s Day then IT News Africa has got you covered. Livescribe 3 Smartpen With business moving faster and faster ...


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BlackBerry Z3 Review

Review: BlackBerry Z3 Smartphone

July 16, 2014

Smartphones are essential to our day-to-day lives; however, with the latest technology costing a pretty penny at times, does BlackBerry’s cost conscious...

Gadgets and Gaming

Xbox One August Update

Xbox One August update preview

July 23, 2014

Larry Hryb, Xbox Live’s Major Nelson, chats with Richard Irving from the Xbox Engineering team to discuss the updates coming to the Xbox One console in...


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IT News Africa: top stories of the week

July 25, 2014

The week has come to an end; however, it almost the end of the month. Yip, that’s right in a few days we will be heading into the month of August 2014....



Nigeria: Ex-Rocket Internet employees launch dating site

July 24, 2014

A new dating site has gone live in Nigeria. was launched by two former employees of Rocket Internet in Africa. According to the dating site, the...

Company News


Kaspersky Lab

Kaspersky Lab: Beware of email attachments

July 22, 2014

Email is a vital tool to not only businesses, but also when it comes to an individual’s personal content and messages. We often receive a multitude of...



Kenya leads in requesting users’ data from Google in Africa

July 25, 2014

According to a report by, a number of African governments are keeping a watch on the online activities of their citizens with Kenya topping...