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April 23 2014

From IT News Africa news alert Wed Apr 23 2014, 04:49:23

During Kaspersky Lab's annual Security Analysis Summit held in Budapest, Hungary, the Enterprise and Online security experts focussed on cyber-criminals and where their riches come from - often at very low risk to the perpetrators. Stefan Tanase, Senior Security Researcher at Kaspersky Lab's Global Research and Analysis Team for Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa

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From IT News Africa news alert Wed Apr 23 2014, 04:23:52

Tomi Ahonen, the man measured by Forbes as the world's most influential expert in mobile, will be taking to the stage and sharing his esteemed vision of the future of mobile at the Mobile West Africa 2014 conference, taking place in Lagos on 13-16 May at the Four Points by Sheraton on Victoria Island. Mr.

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From IT News Africa news alert Wed Apr 23 2014, 04:00:00

Witnessing cyberthreats expanding and becoming more complicated each year, Kaspersky Lab pays special attention to sharing expertise. On April 20-24 within Kaspersky Lab Security Analyst Summit for the Middle East, Turkey and Africa held in Budapest, Hungary, Kaspersky Lab's Global Research and Analysis Team (GReAT) specialists and invited IT-security experts met with the leading media

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From IT News Africa news alert Wed Apr 23 2014, 03:58:47

Ubisoft announced that Trials Frontier, one week after its release, has been downloaded more than 6 million times. The free-to-play mobile title from RedLynx, part of the best-selling and award-winning Trials series, launched on April 10 only on the App Store. Trials Frontier is currently the number one free app on the App Store in

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From IT News Africa news alert Wed Apr 23 2014, 03:54:12

There's a new wave of growth on the horizon for African Internet companies and it's being driven by an innovative worldwide phenomenon called remote peering.  NAPAfrica - Africa's fastest growing neutral internet exchange point (IXP) - is the first African exchange to offer remote peering and has access to the largest global exchanges such as

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From IT News Africa news alert Wed Apr 23 2014, 03:53:43

The announcement by Telkom recently that it plans to replace almost 300 of its unprofitable copper-based exchanges with wireless 3G and LTE services is good news for the telecommunications industry. If anything, it's an attractive offering that will not only improve connectivity speeds for businesses and consumers, reduce lag and high latency of copper-based ADSL,

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From IT News Africa news alert Wed Apr 23 2014, 03:53:17

PCCW Global, the Hong Kong-headquartered international operating division of HKT, has signed a strategic collaboration agreement with Shanghai Zendai, an urban complex developer specializing in commercial real estate from mainland China, to provide technology and telecommunications services, skills and experience to assist in Zendai's development of a smart city in Modderfontein, Johannesburg, South Africa. The development at Modderfontein covers an area of

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From IT News Africa news alert Wed Apr 23 2014, 03:52:51

Africa Internet Holding (AIH), the largest internet incubator on the continent, today announced the start of its partnership with mobile service provider MTN. To kick off proceedings, MTN and shopping retail destination Jumia are teaming up to offer a comprehensive service to its users in Ivory Coast, both online and on mobile devices. Customers across Ivory Coast will

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From IT News Africa news alert Wed Apr 23 2014, 03:51:43

Since its acquisition of iWayAfrica and Africa Online, pan African telecoms operator, Gondwana International Networks has focused on the development of its terrestrial and satellite network products and solutions.  According to CEO, Mathew Welthagen, Africa is in desperate need of high-end, quality communication solutions that are easily accessible: "There are still too many people unable

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April 22 2014

From IT News Africa news alert Tue Apr 22 2014, 10:20:26

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