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ICANN To Open Istanbul Hub, Covering Africa

Infrastructure, growing technology sector, proximity to Africa, Middle-East and Europe make Istanbul ideal location read more

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“Africa is the second largest continent in the world, yet it is the least computerised.”

Exclusive interview with Gideon van Niekerk, MaraMedia CEO.  MaraMedia is a gold sponsor at the upcoming African Education Week. read more

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Complete Protection for Mission-Critical Equipment. Tripp Lite Introduces New 3-Phase UPS Systems to African Market

About Tripp Lite

Outstanding product reliability and exceptional service have been Tripp Lite trademarks for over 90 years. As the world’s leading manufacturer of power protection equipment, Tripp Lite’s innovati006Fns include the first UPS system designed specifically for personal computers and the world’s most trusted premium surge suppressor—the Isobar®—with more than 19 million in use. Tripp Lite maintains the highest level of ready-to-ship inventory in the industry with more than 2,500 different products, including UPS systems, surge suppressors, line conditioners, power inverters, cables, connectivity products and network management accessories. Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Tripp Lite maintains a global presence with fully staffed offices worldwide. Tripp Lite’s vision is built on the bedrock of its values: unsurpassed reliability, enhanced service and the highest quality products available. Additional information, including a list of Tripp Lite sales offices and authorized reseller partners, can be found by calling Tripp Lite United Kingdom at (+44.01276.516838), by e-mailing (infoeu@tripplite.com) or by visiting Tripp Lite’s website: www.tripplite.com. read more

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ICANN President Announces Major Expansion in Africa

Chehadé Calls for an Increase in African Registrars read more

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Software Piracy Costs Billions in Time, Money for Consumers and Businesses

New Microsoft-commissioned study also highlights dangers for those that use counterfeit software. read more

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SA: Education group, CTI, advances learning

CTI is the first to offer free tablet computers for study – the group says. read more

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Technology for Technicians: 2013 Trends

 

By Dale Kyle, President, Handheld US read more

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Cost of hardware pales in comparison to cost of downtime: Purchase mobile computers wisely not to lose productivity

 

by Jerker Hellström,

CEO, Handheld Group read more

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Development of B2C E-Commerce in Russia Varies by Region

The “Russia B2C E-Commerce Report 2012” by Hamburg-based secondary market research company yStats.com provides information on B2C E-Commerce in Russia. Aside from trends and revenue figures, the report also covers the share of B2C E-Commerce on total retail sales in Russia, as well as product categories, Internet users, online shoppers and leading B2C E-Commerce players in Russia.

 

Hamburg, Germany, November 30, 2012 –(PR.com)– From 2011 to 2012, B2C E-Commerce in Russia grew by almost 30 percent and mobile Internet use still continues to increase more and more. However mobile shopping has not been very popular in 2012. In contrast, online group shopping continues to gather momentum in Russia.

High Growth Rate in Russian B2C E-Commerce until 2015
B2C E-Commerce continues to grow: by 2015, revenue is expected to be twice as high as in 2011. Between 2012 and 2015, the strongest growth factors for B2C E-Commerce in Russia are predicted to be an increasing number of Internet users and online shoppers, and a higher average income. In 2011, B2C E-Commerce accounted for less than two percent of total retail sales and only slightly more than one percent not taking services into account. The number of Internet users is expected to amount to nearly 60 million by 2012, 40 million of whom are projected to access the Internet daily. Working and learning were expected to be the main reasons for the Russian population to access the Internet in 2012, with more than ten percent of all Internet users using the Internet to submit orders. While in 2011, approximately one-fifth of the rural population shopped online, online shopper penetration in “Moscow and the surrounding Area” amounted to about 50 percent. read more

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