Posts Tagged ‘open data’

  • Botswana Innovation Hub and the e-Government Unit in the Office of the President, assess Botswana's readiness for Open Data program. (Image credit: Flickr, GovernmentZA)

    Botswana Assesses Open Data Readiness

    May 16, 2014 • Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off

    The Botswana Innovation Hub, in conjunction with the e-Government Unit in the Office of the President, have agreed to conduct a diagnostic study to assess the capability of Botswana, inside and outside the government, to implement an Open Data program. The...

  • Web Foundation launches study on Open Data

    April 30, 2013 • OnlineComments Off

    Speaking at an Open Government Partnership reception recently, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, founder of the World Wide Web Foundation (Web Foundation) and inventor of the Web, unveiled the first ever in-depth study into how the power of open data could be harnessed to...

  • Safaricom slashes Internet prices

    July 23, 2011 • Mobile and TelecomsComments (1)

    Safaricom online subscribers have access to more affordable Internet services following a major price reduction for the Kenyan market. The reduction is based on increasing the data volume for every bundle by up to 150%. For example a subscriber who pays...