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We just completed a three-stop roadshow of Africa with Google. We talked to developers in Nairobi, Lagos and Johannesburg about progressive web apps (PWAs), what they are and why they have the power to change the African web for the better. The #PWARoadShow gang met with @ShopKonga, an early adopter of progressive web apps https://t.co/B6pgXKiSjh...

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We joined Tech4Africa,  the largest tech conference in Africa which brings together different companies, innovators and start-ups that play crucial roles in Africa’s digital tech. Currently, there are only 3 billion people who have access to the internet, which is just slightly over 40% of internet users globally. How to get the next billion online is...

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Mobile phones are key drivers in Africa for accessing online information ranging from various subject matters such as health, education and sports. With the continued uptake of mobile phones, Africans are hungry to consume more online content and free ebooks from Worldreader have become a popular option. A growing partnership In May this year, Opera...

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‘Innovation’ is a buzzword in the tech industry that’s often overused and sometimes misused. In Africa however, innovation truly abounds. You’ve heard a lot about the mobile-money transactions now helping millions send and receive money with just a few taps on their phone. Did you know that one of the earliest and most successful mobile-money...

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