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  • 03:19 Mobile Devices Improving Internet Access In Kenya

    Mobile Devices Improving Internet Access In Kenya

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    Microsoft Corporation is working with Applications Developers to leverage on the existing opportunities being created by new mobile and computer gadgets and Internet penetration in the country.

  • 02:20 World’s First Functional 3D-printed Prosthetic Legs In Uganda

    World’s First Functional 3D-printed Prosthetic Legs In Uganda

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    A team of Ugandan researchers and their Canadian counterparts are revolutionizing orthopedics in Uganda by applying 3D scanning and 3D printing technology to help produce affordable prosthetic for amputees. These free 3D printed limbs have seen people flo

  • 02:25 3D Printing Could Lead Industrial Revolution In Togo

    3D Printing Could Lead Industrial Revolution In Togo

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    In Africa, some say that the 3D printer could bring a new industrial revolution, allowing goods to be made with less dependence on imported commodities. For the past three years, in Lome, the capital of Togo, members of a small and innovative community ha

  • 02:38 Blind Man Overcomes Barriers By Repairing Computers

    Blind Man Overcomes Barriers By Repairing Computers

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    A blind Egyptian man is proving sight is not a requirement for a successful career in the I.T. industry. As Andrew Thompson reports, Mohamed Ali, from a small village in Egypt's north Al Sharqia region, has overcome significant barriers and learnt to repa

  • 04:13 Is Kenya Producing Many World Class IT Products?

    Is Kenya Producing Many World Class IT Products?

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    Beyond a handful of products like MPESA and regional firms like Craft Silicon, Seven Seas Technology and Cellulant, what else has Kenya's Silicon Savannah produced? NaiLab CEO Sam Gichuru, explains.

  • 01:56 China Aids Zambia's Agricultural Technology

    China Aids Zambia's Agricultural Technology

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    Despite the weak agricultural infrastructure and obsolete agricultural technology, Zambia is slowly making leaps. This thanks to the China-aid Zambia Agricultural Technology Demonstration Center. The centre which shoulders science research, demonstration

  • 02:33 Tech Innovation, Startup And Entrepreneur Platform On In South Africa

    Tech Innovation, Startup And Entrepreneur Platform On In South Africa

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    Tech4Africa, the largest tech innovation, startup and entrepreneur platform on the continent is on in Johannesburg, South Africa. CCTV's Julie Scheier was there and now reports on some of the technological ideas available in Africa.

  • 03:30 Uganda Using Mobile App To Fight Cancer

    Uganda Using Mobile App To Fight Cancer

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    A group of Ugandan technology students have taken to the labs to help fight cancer. Through their mobile phone app, women carry out self-checks designed for early detection of breast cancer one of the country's main killers among females. CCTV'S Isabel Na

  • 02:59 Malawi's First Tech Incubator Spurs Innovation

    Malawi's First Tech Incubator Spurs Innovation

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    Malawi's first start-up incubator plans to train 5,000 young 'technopreneurs' by 2019. 'MHub' is encouraging a future generation to develop home-grown solutions to their communities' problems.

  • 04:05 Nigerian Technology Firms Solving Social Problems Get Funding

    Nigerian Technology Firms Solving Social Problems Get Funding

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    A small firm in the Nigerian commercial city of Lagos is making a huge difference in the establishment and funding of Start ups in the country. Regarded as Nigeria's first start-up incubator, Co-Creation Hub is helping young Nigerians realize their dreams

  • 02:19 Nigeria To Use Technology To Create Jobs

    Nigeria To Use Technology To Create Jobs

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    Nigeria's government is looking to create thousands of jobs in the tech industry to curb rising unemployment among its youth. Some estimates indicate that in excess of 78 million young people in Nigeria are either unemployed or under employed.

  • 02:32 Fixed-data Demand In Kenya Grows For Streaming Services Like Netflix

    Fixed-data Demand In Kenya Grows For Streaming Services Like Netflix

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    Kenyan telecoms giant Safaricom wants to meet growing demand for online streaming services like Netflix. It's planning to do so by building up its fixed-data network and connecting homes to the Internet. Until recently, the company has been focusing on mo

  • 01:38 Zimbabwe Entrepreneur Launches Platform To Foster Access Of Study Materials

    Zimbabwe Entrepreneur Launches Platform To Foster Access Of Study Materials

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    Students in Zimbabwe can now access study material easily following the development of the first ever local e-learning portal. The students can now research and exchange information with their peers and lecturers, improving overall class performance and f

  • 02:45 AU Officially Launches Continents Domain

    AU Officially Launches Continents Domain

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    The African continent has finally gotten its own generic Top Level Domain (gTLD) named dot Africa. It is hoped that it will give Africa an opportunity to forge a unique online identity which will associate products, services and information with the conti

  • 01:07 China-Morocco Sign Trade Deal To Construct Tech City In Tangiers

    China-Morocco Sign Trade Deal To Construct Tech City In Tangiers

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    Morocco's King Mohammed VI has signed a plan to construct an industrial town in the port city of Tangiers, with significant Chinese private sector investment. Construction of the Tangiers Tech City is set to begin in the second half of next year, and plan

  • 02:36 New Online Platform Set To Simplify Transactions In Ethiopia

    New Online Platform Set To Simplify Transactions In Ethiopia

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    Six young Ethiopians have designed software that will allow people to transact online -- reducing the hassle of making cash payments. However, as they lobby for the cashless system, they'll have to overcome the mistrust that many in Ethiopia have of payin

  • 02:23 New Agricultural Technologies On Display In Tunis

    New Agricultural Technologies On Display In Tunis

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    Agricultural professionals drawn from 4 continents attended the annual International Agricultural Show in the Tunisian capital. Tunis. The latest in agricultural machinery and fishing was on display. The Agriculture sector represents 12% of Tunisia's GDP,