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Top 10 Innovative Cities in Africa

Top 10 Innovative Cities in Africa

Nairobi is the top city in Africa for innovation and ranks among the top 100 globally according to Knight Frank’s Africa Horizons Report 2021/22. Nairobi ranked ahead of Cape Town which was second, Kampala third with Cairo and Johannesburg at fourth and fifth place respectively. The report notes that the ability of African cities to […]
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Safaricom picks Ericsson for E-band microwave solution

Safaricom picks Ericsson for E-band microwave solution

Safaricom has chosen Ericsson to supply microwave solutions based on the E-band platform to achieve multi Gbps backhaul capacity for mobile broadband nationwide coverage in Kenya. The solution – MINI-LINK 6352 – offers key advantages such as high capacity, efficient use of spectrum, low-energy consumption and simplified operations and maintenance. With technological advances in microwave […]
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LG Electronics confirms it's discontinuing its smartphone business

LG Electronics confirms it’s discontinuing its smartphone business

LG Electronics has confirmed that it is shutting down its smartphone business to focus on the firm’s growth areas. The South Korean technology group says the move will enable it to focus resources on electric vehicle components, connected devices, smart homes, robotics, artificial intelligence and business-to-business solutions. The firm was once considered a pioneer of […]
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Zoom now lets developers integrate its platform with a new SDK release

Zoom now lets developers integrate its platform with a new SDK release

Teleconferencing service provider, Zoom has released a new SDK (software development kit) to help developers build Zoom into their software. According to the company, you can now build your own “video-based applications and websites” on top of Zoom’s platform and can more easily incorporate Zoom’s video and audio features directly into your apps. The company […]
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Azuri Technologies launches DStv on PayGo solar TV

Azuri Technologies launches DStv on PayGo solar TV

Azuri Technologies and MultiChoice Kenya have announced a partnership to bring DStv content to off-grid households in Kenya. The partnership brings Azuri’s recently announced TV400 product, the 32″ solar-powered TV and household energy solution, with the DStv HD decoder to offer customers access to leading world-class entertainment, local and international news, documentaries and educational content. Simon […]
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