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December 3 2014

From Wed Dec 3 2014, 07:53:01

TomTom has launched the all new TomTom Golfer, a GPS sports watch designed to make it easy for golfers to improve their game.  Unique course graphics clearly show accurate distances to hazards and layups, and the best approach to the green. The TomTom Golfer uses graphics to clearly show key golf course data from more

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From Wed Dec 3 2014, 07:47:33

It's been 20 years since the launch of the original PlayStation, which means that the team at Sony PlayStation needed to do something in order to celebrate this momentous occasion. The team over at Sony have revealed the 20th Anniversary Edition of its PS4 console in order to celebrate the occasion. The console has been

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From Wed Dec 3 2014, 06:06:36

Liquid Telecom South Africa has revealed details of its new reseller programme. According to the telco it has established the programme in response to increasing demand for high-speed broadband from enterprises and individuals across South Africa and as part of Liquid Telecom's mission to provide broadband to every person and business in Africa. According to

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From Wed Dec 3 2014, 05:12:51

The Subsidy Reinvestment Programme, SURE-P, has signed a partnership agreement with the National Information Technology Development Agency, NITDA to train a selected group of youths in the field of software and technology. According to, the training is set to commence in January 2015 and is an initiative of the SURE-P aimed at empowering 600

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From Wed Dec 3 2014, 03:30:27

According to a recent survey conducted by EMC Corporation, over 90 per cent of business leaders in Nigeria have identified information technology as a strategic lever for business growth. The survey of 528 business and technology decision makers across Nigeria's private and public sectors revealed that more than 80 percent of respondents agree that their

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From Wed Dec 3 2014, 02:18:55

In the era of information, the bank with the most actionable insights is the winner. The age of "Big Data" has begun to slowly filter through into the banking environment, with banks being able to design customer-centric solutions using statistical models and information gathering techniques. So, just, what is Big Data? The term refers to

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From Wed Dec 3 2014, 01:49:01

Arpu Plus has launched a new payment platform dubbed "T-Pay." According to the company, it has already partnered with 19 mobile operators from 12 countries around the Middle East region in order to offer over 200 million mobile subscribers the ability to charge their online and digital purchases directly to their phone bills through Direct

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December 2 2014

From Tue Dec 2 2014, 09:45:42

Millicom CEO Hans-Holger Albrecht has revealed that he will be stepping down from his position at the end of 2014. According to Albrecht, the reason for the move is due to the fact that he wants to develop a number of entrepreneurial projects as well as return to the media sector. According to the Millicom

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From Tue Dec 2 2014, 08:18:35

According to MTN, the company has conveyed its sincerest apologies to customers that may have been affected by service disruptions in the last two weeks. According to the network, as MTN adapts to meet the increasing quality and capacity demands on the network, significantly re-engineer its network in certain parts of the country to ensure

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From Tue Dec 2 2014, 07:43:53

Alcatel-Lucent and Ooredoo Algeria have built a high-capacity optical transport network to connect Algeria's mains cities of Algiers, Constantine and Oran- as well as smaller cities - with high-speed ultra broadband mobile access. The agile optical network which, according to the company, is Africa's first Alcatel-Lucent 400G (gigabits-per-second) 'backbone' - will be fully operational before

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