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Agreement signed for “.insurance” domain
Tue, Feb 24th, 2015 / Comments Off

The insurance industry should have access to the proposed Internet domain “.insurance” by late this year, according to the organization leading that... 

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  BAMAKO, Mali–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mali, one of the largest countries in West Africa, has introduced the .ML domain name registry today in Kuala Lumpur,... 

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500+ New gTLDs Introduced to the Internet
Mon, Feb 16th, 2015 / Comments Off

  A milestone has been reached in the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers’ controversial and ambitious generic top-level domain program.   On... 

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If there is one theme emanating from the current ICANN meeting in Singapore, it is the friction between the Government Advisory Committee (GAC) and other stakeholders.... 

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“The internet is being utilized more by women, where women are increasing their rights, representation, and participation. The social media we frequently... 

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Online Content Africa’s Next Consumer Boom?
Mon, Jan 13th, 2014 / Comments Off

The Alaba Market, in Nigeria’s commercial capital of Lagos, is a chaotic mass of noise, vehicles and electronics shops; open air stalls selling software... 

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Is fibre-tapping becoming a threat in Africa?
Tue, Nov 12th, 2013 / Comments Off

Fibre-tapping, which involves bending fibre-optic cables and using hi-tech means to access light they emit to steal data, has reportedly been used by UK and... 

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South Africans ‘too lazy’ to back up data
Fri, Jan 31st, 2014 / Comments Off
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South African’s are too lazy to backup their stored personal data such as photos, videos and files, a research study has revealed.The study compiled by digital storage company Western Digital (WD) has found that 60% of South Africans never back up stored... 

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Agreement signed for “.insurance” domain
Tue, Feb 24th, 2015 / Comments Off
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The insurance industry should have access to the proposed Internet domain “.insurance” by late this year, according to the organization leading... 

  BAMAKO, Mali–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mali, one of the largest countries in West Africa, has introduced the .ML domain name registry... 

  A milestone has been reached in the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers’ controversial and ambitious generic top-level... 

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Guinea-Bissau’s ccTLD starts working
Tue, Dec 2nd, 2014 / Comments Off
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  The top-level domain(.GW) of Guinea-Bissau is already working, the National Regulatory Authority (ARN) , responsible for the telecommunications sector... 

Agence France Presse   BRUSSELS: The European Union Tuesday denounced Hungary’s plan for an Internet tax as a new threat to political...