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Oliver Samwer, CEO Rocket Internet SE
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Tech Person of The Week- Oliver Samwer

For many people, in the eCommerce and tech space, the name Oliver Samwer rings a bell. He is the group CEO of Rocket Internet, an eCommerce group that said its vision is to “To Become the World’s Largest Internet Platform Outside the United States and China”. Rocket Internet owns one of […]

MainOne Gets SAP HANA Certification
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MainOne Gets SAP HANA Certification

MainOne, a leading data center has just announced that its Data Center subsidiary, MDXi is now an SAP-certified provider of Infrastructure Services for SAP solutions. The certification confirms the ability of the company to deliver high-quality cloud and infrastructure operations services for customers running SAP solutions and recognizes the company […]

Kaspersky Launches Free Anti-Ransomware Tool
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Kaspersky Launches Free Anti-Ransomware Tool

Kaspersky has launched an Anti-Ransomware Tool for Business a free software that offers complementary security to protect corporate users from ransomware. To identify ransomware behaviour patterns and protect Windows-based endpoints, Kaspersky Anti-Ransomware Tool for Business leverages two groundbreaking technologies: Kaspersky Security Network and System Watcher [1]. System Watcher’s unique capabilities […]

Ozaremit Gets Funding From French Investors
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Ozaremit Gets Funding From French Investors

Ozaremit has announced that it has secured funding from French investors-Thibault Launay, Romain Girbal and Célia Grémy to boost growth. According to the company its latest investors “have a vast experience investing in mid to early stage startups, including soon to launch Afrimalin.com, a classified listing platform for Francophone Africa”. […]

ShowMax Launches Kid-friendly Profiles Feature
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ShowMax Launches Kid-friendly Profiles Feature

ShowMax, the on-demand video platform said it has added a new feature to its Android, Apple TV, iOS and web apps that supports multiple user profiles on a single account. ShowMax was launched in August 2015, internet TV service ShowMax has Africa’s largest on-demand catalogue of TV shows and movies. […]

Active Mobile Internet Users Fell By 0.07% In June
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Active Mobile Internet Users Fell By 0.07% In June

Latest data released by the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC shows that Nigeria’s active mobile Internet users marginally shrank by 0.07% to 92,1 million. The active mobile Internet users for the month of May was 92,2 million. Comparing carriers in the category, MTN still leads the pack with 32,9 million subscribers. However, on a […]

Mobile Tech Is Connecting Africans To Global Markets
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Mobile Tech Is Connecting Africans To Global Markets

The growth of mobile phones and services across the African continent has instantly brought many Africans into the digital age and connected them to worldwide knowledge and services. Home to one of the world’s fastest growing middle classes, Africa has seen multiple opportunities emerge for both local and global retailers […]