Posts Tagged ‘list’

  • The Western Cape government’s free Wi-Fi pilot project was announced in March this year (image:

    10 African cities with free Wi-Fi

    April 22, 2014 • Lists, Top StoriesComments (0)

    If Internet use proliferates in Africa at the rate mobile phones did in the early 2000s, the continent stands to add as much as $300 billion to its economic growth by 2025, a new study by the McKinsey Global Institute has found. While most internet...

  • Samsung's Galaxy S5 (image: Samsung)

    Top 10 features of Samsung Galaxy S5

    April 14, 2014 • Lists, Top StoriesComments (0)

    Samsung recently made their Galaxy S5 smartphone, the Korean company’s latest flagship model, available to the world. The Samsung Galaxy S5 launched in 125 countries, making this the largest-rollout the Korean company has ever attempted. It will launch in...

  • Yezz's Andy A5QP (image: Charlie Fripp)

    MWC: 10 hot devices you should know about

    February 27, 2014 • Lists, Top StoriesComments Off

    While the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona is dominated by big name players such as Samsung, Nokia and LG, there are a number of devices that few have heard about – but really should. Some of these device manufacturers have made a real impact, while...

  • A screenshot of the Valentine’s Greetings app (image: Microsoft)

    Top 10 Valentine’s Day apps

    February 13, 2014 • ListsComments Off

    With the world getting ready to celebrate Valentine’s Day on Friday, IT News Africa is taking a look at 10 apps available in the Windows Store. Whether it is an app for romantic quotes or booking a quick getaway, these apps will make Valentine’s day...

  • Egypt is the king of Facebook in Africa (image: Paradise of the World)

    Top 10 African countries on Facebook

    February 6, 2014 • Lists, Top StoriesComments Off

    Mega-social network Facebook celebrates their 10th birthday this week, and what started as a college social networking website in 2004, has mushroomed into the world’s largest online destination to connect with friends, family and acquaintances. “When I...

  • What is top of mind for potential investors in technology companies across Africa. (Image source: docstockmedia/

    Consider this before investing in a start-up

    January 28, 2014 • East Africa, Lists, Southern Africa, West AfricaComments Off

      Much has been written about the growth of Africa’s technology-focused startup business ecosystem. In strong emerging markets like Kenya, stakeholders – including venture capitalists, angel investors and multinationals, are continuing with...

  • Telkom’s CFO, Mr Jacques Schindehütte (Image source: Windi-

    Africa’s 5 Most Troubled Tech Executives

    January 27, 2014 • ListsComments Off

    Being in charge of a large corporation can be tricky at times, but with the right executive in the right position, most companies can be assured of profits. But while some organisations flourish without incident, others are forced to deal with unethical and...

  • With 9.8-million views, P-Square’s Personally ranked first as the most watched YouTube video in Nigeria for 2013 (image: YouTube)

    Top 10 Nigerian YouTube videos

    December 12, 2013 • ListsComments Off

    Global video sharing giant YouTube has once again released its annual list of the most watched videos on the site, and while Ylvis’s The Fox (What Does the Fox Say?) and PSY’s Gentleman M/V scored the top spots in Global Top Trending YouTube Videos and...

  • Samsung's Galaxy S4 (image: Samsung)

    Top 10 mobile handsets of 2013

    November 22, 2013 • ListsComments Off

    The year has been very exciting for consumers of technology with almost every mobile technology company launching a new version of their existing flagship devices. In what has emerged as something of an annual race, major players such as Samsung and...

  • The iCow platform has a series of dairy agri products that are available over a simple menu system (image: iCow)

    Top 10 mobile agriculture applications

    November 7, 2013 • ListsComments Off

    For most parts of Africa, the agriculture sector is a major source of employment. During the ICT4Ag conference in Kigali, Rwanda, stakeholders joined innovators and inventors to reflect on solutions and innovation targeted at users within this important...