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SES, Facebook deal to provide broadband connectivity in Africa

Satellite operator, SES S.A. has announced a satellite broadband deal with Facebook to provide high-speed broadband connectivity services to Sub-Saharan Africa. The agreement will support Facebook's Express Wi-Fi programme that is part of their Internet.org initiative.

2 days ago

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New trend in hacking uncovered

A new trend among cyber espionage threat actors have been uncovered by Kaspersky Lab researchers - they are using tools available on the web for research purposes instead of developing customised hacking tools or buying them from third-party suppliers in the criminal underground. Several cyber espionage campaigns utilising such tools have been spotted recently by experts.

2 days ago

Mall of Africa
Mall of Africa future-ready with Wi-Fi network

Open-access Wi-Fi Network, VAST Networks together with Ruckus Wireless successfully deployed the continent's largest mall Wi-Fi installation, providing consumers and retailers with a fast and reliable Wi-Fi experience throughout the Mall of Africa.

3 days ago

Jessica Alba, Michelle Obama win Webby Awards
Jessica Alba, Michelle Obama win Webby Awards

SAN FRANCISCO - Actress turned entrepreneur Jessica Alba and US First Lady Michelle Obama were among celebrities and technology titans honoured on Tuesday with Webby Awards for "excellence on the internet."

3 days ago

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It's #FreeData4All this Freedom Day

On 27 April 2016, Freedom Day, the taps at all of the AlwaysOn hotspots will be cranked open all day. Free Wi-Fi will be available at the thousands of AlwaysOn Hotspots and SuperWi-Fi locations across the country.

25 Apr 2016