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September 15 2014

From techbaron Mon Sep 15 2014, 10:06:46

15/09/2014, London, Nairobi - Venture capital firm TLcom Capital (TLcom) today announced the sale of virtual identity solutions provider for mobile operators Movirtu to global mobile communications leader Blackberry, in TLcom's second profitable... Read more

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June 18 2014

From techbaron Wed Jun 18 2014, 03:37:14

PayPal has extended its online payment system to Nigeria, Belarus, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Monaco, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire,  Zimbabwe, and Paraguay for the first time. Before now, these countries were completely blocked from the party.... Read more

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April 3 2014

From techbaron Thu Apr 3 2014, 01:04:26 is on Fire, literally and figuratively. The trend has been to consume TV shows, blockbuster movies and music - over the internet - where access to decent broadband and a HDTV is not a problem. After all, who wants to rely on the... Read more

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October 30 2013

From techbaron Wed Oct 30 2013, 00:39:40

New Partnership to Bring .xyz to Africa and the Rest of the World Web4Africa, an industry-leading web and e-commerce service provider in Africa, has partnered with XYZ.COM LLC and its Founder, Daniel Negari, to be the first registrar in Africa to... Read more

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October 21 2013

From techbaron Mon Oct 21 2013, 18:19:55

BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) for Android and iPhone have finally been released systematically. In Africa, BBM for Android would initially be exclusive to Samsung smartphones between 22nd and 24th October, and then to other devices from 25th October... Read more

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October 14 2013

From techbaron Mon Oct 14 2013, 01:37:28

Platco Digital, a sister-company to the wildly popular etv, will begin broadcast of a free satellite TV service tomorrow 15th October 2013. The new service, essentially a bundle of free channels is known as OpenView HD. OpenView HD will be... Read more

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