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Episode 174: Simple, efficient, agency software with Magnetic.

Date: 19 May 2016
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World-first mobile biometrics console at Securex

Local biometrics experts Ideco will showcase its new all-in-one mobile biometrics unit at Securex from 24-26 May 2016...

21 hours ago

Africa is poised for a digital revolution

Africa's CEOs look to innovation and technology to boost growth in a challenging global economic environment...

2 days ago

Ericsson joins alliance to drive a digital Africa

Ericsson has joined the SMART Africa Alliance as a technical advisor to advance Africa through ICT...

2 days ago

The Holmes Report Africa Consultancy of the Year

Five PR companies are in the running for Africa PR Agency of the Year Award by the prestigious Homes Report...

2 days ago

ShowMax expands internet TV service to sub-Saharan Africa

ShowMax, the internet TV service launched in August 2015, has expanded its footprint to 36 additional countries across sub-Saharan Africa...

2 days ago

Orange launches $60k Social Venture Prize in Africa, Middle East

The 2016 Social Venture Prize in Africa and the Middle East, which will reward startups with prize money totalling US$62,000, is now open for entries...

By Tom Jackson 2 days ago

Facebook expands video ads support

Businesses will be able to extend the reach of their videos on Facebook and Instagram...

2 days ago

BrandsEye launches 360 media monitoring solution

BrandsEye is now able to monitor traditional media, including print and broadcast, alongside its existing offering of tracking social media and online news...

2 days ago

Ransomware: African businesses continue to be at high risk

Over the last 12 months, there has been a 16% increase in ransomware attacks...

20 May 2016

Women in News has first 2016 Africa meeting

The Women in News (WiN) initiative, an editorial leadership programme for African women working in media, launched its sixth year in 2016...

21 Jan 2016

Malawian journalists dominate 2015 SADC Media Awards

Journalists from Malawi dominated the 2015 SADC Media Awards that were presented Monday at the opening of the 35th SADC Summit heads of state meeting.

By Chikondi Chimala 19 Aug 2015

Africa Code Week aims to spread digital literacy

Africa Code Week 2016, a large digital literacy initiative organised on the African continent, will run from 15-23 October, with thousands of free coding workshops and online training...

12 May 2016

Malawi operator TNM's profit increases by 3% to K5.4bn

Telekom Networks Malawi (TNM), the country's integrated mobile and internet operator, has reported an increase in net profit by 3% for 2015, the company said on Wednesday...

By Gregory Gondwe 1 Apr 2016

Malawi's Star Radio rebrands to Timveni Radio

One of Malawi private radio stations, Star Radio has re-branded to Timveni Radio following the purchase of the financially struggling radio station by Timveni Child and Media Organizations...

By Chancy Namadzunda 3 Feb 2016

Malawi's Mutharika outraged at social media

Malawian President Peter Mutharika's recent remarks against the country's use of social media could be an indication he is planning to regulate social media in the country, a social commentator says...

2 Feb 2016

Five African tech hubs you didn't know about

2015 has seen the rise of vibrant tech hubs in places even we didn't expect them. The growth of the pan-African innovation ecosystem...

By Gabriella Mulligan 22 Dec 2015

Joyce Banda keynote speaker at 2015 Businesswoman of the Year Awards

The first female president of Malawi, Joyce Banda, will deliver the keynote address at the 2015 Businesswoman of the Year Awards (BWASA) on 3 September 2015...

9 Aug 2015

Malawi artists to benefit from Facebook video platform

No one ever imagined that the battle between two multinational technology giants could directly benefit the music industry in Malawi by providing it with the platform to penetrate the global industry...

By Mike J. Kangwele 3 Aug 2015

African ICT Infrastructure Fund closes at $200 million

Convergence Partners announced the successful close of its Convergence Partners Communication Infrastructure Fund (CPCIF), with capital of over $200 million, making it one of the largest funds dedicated solely to ICT infrastructure in Africa...

29 Jul 2015

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