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  • Africa’s top-selling mobile handsets

    August 27, 2012 • ListsComments (1)

    With mobile connectivity being one of the fastest expanding elements of technology in Africa, it comes as no surprise that the continent has a number of fast-selling mobile phones. Africa still lacks true Internet access and in most countries mobile users...

  • Top 10 African mobile operators to follow on Twitter

    August 24, 2012 • ListsComments Off on Top 10 African mobile operators to follow on Twitter

    Social media has exploded over the last couple of years and micro-blogging site Twitter has experienced a tremendous surge in user numbers. It is not only private individuals who have been taking to the site, but also companies. Many telecommunications and...

  • Top Ten largest telecoms companies in Africa

    August 21, 2012 • ListsComments (7)

    Telecommunications is one of the fastest growing industries on the continent, with many companies looking to either enter or expand on African soil. IT News Africa compiled a list of the ten biggest telecommunications companies based on turnover at the end of...

  • Top 10 games we simply can’t wait for

    August 17, 2012 • ListsComments (5)

    The tail-end of 2012 will be one of the busiest times for video game players as a plethora of exciting titles will make their way onto the market. While the majority of them are sequels of some kind, it does not detract from the fact that nobody will be...

  • Top Ten executive recruitment websites in Africa

    June 20, 2012 • ListsComments (3)

    Finding a new vacancy can be a daunting task, especially with the world’s economy in a slump. In order to make the transition from one job to the other as smooth as possible, a number of executive job search websites have been established to...

  • Top BlackBerry apps for Father’s Day

    June 15, 2012 • ListsComments Off on Top BlackBerry apps for Father’s Day

    If you’re a busy dad with a schedule packed with social, sports, work and family commitments, you’ll appreciate the many great time-saving apps that you can download from BlackBerry App World for your BlackBerry smartphone. In celebration of Father’s...

  • Five African presidents to follow on Twitter

    June 4, 2012 • ListsComments (1)

    Social media and networking sites like Facebook and MySpace were once seen as a place where pimple-faced youths gathered to share music and photos. But a radical change in perception and mindsets globally regarding social networking sites such as Twitter has...

  • Top 10 African countries on Facebook

    May 18, 2012 • Lists, Top StoriesComments Off on Top 10 African countries on Facebook

    Shares of social network giant Facebook were officially floated on the NASDAQ on 18 May with an estimated value of $100 billion. The company’s IPO is priced at $38 per share, turning it into the largest tech IPO in history. The social networking website has...

  • Country Focus: Kenya’s state of ICT

    May 17, 2012 • FeaturesComments (1)

    Inhabited by almost 41-million residents, Kenya is one of Africa’s fastest growing countries in terms of telecommunications infrastructure. Together with South Africa, Nigeria and Egypt, Kenya plays a critical role in driving innovation across the...

  • Five apps to help you get around Lagos

    May 14, 2012 • Lists, Top StoriesComments Off on Five apps to help you get around Lagos

    Inhabited by almost 20-million residents, Nigeria’s most populous city can quickly become a bit overwhelming for first-time travellers. Luckily, there are a number of mobile applications that will make a stay in Lagos more enjoyable- and easier to get...

  • Top Ten tech companies in the world

    May 9, 2012 • Lists, Top StoriesComments (3)

    Forbes has released its annual list of the top 500 companies in the U.S. ranked by revenue, and a number of technology manufacturers or providers managed to be included. General Electric was the first tech company to be ranked in the top ten at number six,...

  • Top Ten African mobile apps

    March 12, 2012 • Lists, Top StoriesComments (2)

    Africa is full of opportunities, and with a need to create something truly African, a number of mobile app developers have taken up the challenge. Here are ten of the best mobile apps developed in Africa, for Africans: 1. Zimbile Although not strictly an app,...

  • Six top tech events in Africa

    March 9, 2012 • Lists, Top StoriesComments Off on Six top tech events in Africa

    The boom in Africa has increased interest in ICT events on the continent. This highlights Africa’s capabilities in providing the perfect opportunity to showcase services and products, sparking future growth. So with Africa turning into an ICT innovation...

  • Top Ten business apps

    February 20, 2012 • Lists, Top StoriesComments Off on Top Ten business apps

    The advent of smartphones has shifted business from the boardroom to your fingertips. Now there are smartphone apps for virtually any task. Take a look at our Top Ten business apps. 1. iTerminal Going out of the office can be a pain for some merchants....

  • Africa’s 8 largest mobile networks

    February 17, 2012 • Lists, Top StoriesComments (1)

    While MTN is Africa’s largest mobile phone network provider, how does it stack up to the competition? While MTN is a native to Africa, most of the continent’s big players are rooted around the globe with parent companies in different countries. 1....

  • Nine nifty steps to unified communications

    February 7, 2012 • ListsComments Off on Nine nifty steps to unified communications

    For modular and evolutionary growth, unified communications (UC) application platforms is the way to go. Perhaps you are already using a form of it, rudimentary or maybe quite advanced. Or, maybe you do not know where to start. Chances are you could use some...