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Five Technologies that Have Majorly Shaped Modern Meetings and Conferences

Since the invention of world wide web, and the coining of the term ‘internet of things’, the rate of growth in this field has grown and accelerated remarkably; touching on basically every facet of life. This article by Jumia Travel team examines different innovations that have bolstered great convenience and efficiency in the meetings and conferences frontier. read more

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British-Nigerian Femi Oke to host Al Jazeera’s The Stream

 

International broadcaster Femi Oke has been revealed as the new host of Al Jazeera English’s hit social media show The Stream. read more

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MTN Uganda’s Facebook page hits a record 100,000 followers

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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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E-learning and technology in the classroom in focus at African Education Week in June

“It is very difficult to think of any learning that is not E-enabled.” read more

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IBM Report: Technology Holds the Key to Economic and Social Reform in Accra, Ghana

Cloud computing, Big Data and mobile technologies can help transform Accra into a smarter city – improving lives and bolstering the West African hub’s continued rise to prosperity read more

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Nokia and Airtel partner to deliver consumer value across Africa

By Chancy Namadzunda

Nokia and Airtel announced a broad partnership agreement across Africa to drive closer collaboration and deliver increased consumer value. The agreement, which incorporates areas such as the provision of Nokia Life services, Xpress Browser and Nokia Store Operator Billing for purchases from Nokia Store in key countries, makes it easier and more cost effective for Airtel subscribers to access a range of value adding services. read more

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CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE MANAGEMENT TOP ENTERPRISE STRATEGY

The future of the world’s technology is here and a common element in modern communication is Customer Experience Management (CEM). The 2nd CEM Summit to be held at the Upper East Side Hotel in Cape Town from 24 – 25 April 2013 turns the spotlight onto enhancing the customer experience through innovative IT solutions. read more

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PC Training and Business College looks at educational trends in a Digital environment

Edited by Thandisizwe Mgudlwa

“In the digital age every aspect of the Further Education and Training (FET) and Higher Education is impacted on by technology in some way – according to new research by PC Training and Business College. read more

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Al Jazeera has announced its coverage plan for the 4 March 2013 Kenyan elections

Three TV correspondents and one online reporter will provide viewers with in-depth reporting and analysis from across the country before, during, and after polling day. read more

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MTN Marathon 9th Edition proceeds Award

Kampala, Uganda

Launched in 1994, the MTN Group is a multinational telecommunications group, operating in 21 countries in Africa, Asia and the Middle East. The MTN Group is listed on the JSE Securities Exchange in South Africa under the share code: “MTN.” As of 30 September 2012, MTN recorded 183 million subscribers across its operations in Afghanistan, Benin, Botswana, Cameroon, Cote d’Ivoire, Cyprus, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Guinea Republic, Iran, Liberia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo (Congo Brazzaville), Rwanda, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Uganda, Yemen and Zambia. read more

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Technology for Technicians: 2013 Trends

 

By Dale Kyle, President, Handheld US read more

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MTN customers usher in the 2013 in a big way

About MTN Uganda

Launched in 1998, MTN Uganda is the leading telecommunications firm in country. Visit us at www.mtn.co.ug and www.facebook.com/mtnug. read more

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Social Media Marketing Growing Globally with The Bees Awards 2013 Jury Announcement

Bees Awards Announce their Jury for the 4th Edition in 2013. 20 Renowned Experts and 10 young experts representing 18 countries, will set the standard of excellence in social media marketing in 2013.

 

San Francisco, CA, January 31, 2013 –(PR.com)– Today, The Bees Awards – the first international social media marketing awards for communication professionals – are proud to announce their 2013 Jury with 20 renowned professionals and 10 young experts for the 2013 Student Jury, all covering 18 countries. The event returns to celebrate its consecutive 4th edition and will once again award winners in over 23 specialized social media marketing categories. Winners will be announced on May 31, 2013.

One-fifth of the planet is using social media platforms. That new reality calls for a new expertise: “Social Media Marketing is not a matter of one country, one language or few companies. It is happening everywhere on the planet, in every language,” states Cara Drolshagen, Co-Founder and Vice-President of The Bees Awards. “Last year, The Bees Awards received entries from 40 countries. 74% of these entries came from large brands such as Ford, Ikea, Disney, Pepsi and Toyota. Social Media Marketing is a serious business, and it is one that is gaining more momentum and power each day.” read more

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