Vincent Matinde

Vincent Matinde is an international IT Journalist highlighting African innovations in the technology scene.

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Internet

Digital betting takes off in East Africa but legislation is lacking

The vacuum of regulation over digital gambling might expose this thriving industry to threats

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Business Management

Crowdfunding: Africa's funding platform landscape

A new report provides quantifiable evidence on the growth of crowdfunding in Africa

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Internet

New web tech could help get the next billion Africans online

Web compression and progressive web applications could open the online market for vendors in Africa

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Networking & Communications

Telecom APIs could increase African innovation

Telecom companies need to consider working with the tech ecosystem by opening up their APIs

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Internet

Suregifts: A start-up spreading its wings across Africa

A Q&A with the co-founder of Nigerian e-voucher company which has just launched in Kenya

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Internet

The deteriorating state of internet freedom in Africa

Internet freedoms are shrinking every day in Africa and this might stifle innovation and development in the process

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Mobile Applications

Low digital payment penetration hinders e-commerce in Africa

E-commerce is the norm world over but in Africa, the lack of a trusted digital payment platforms limits its progress.

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Training and Development

African bootcamps look to develop next generation coders

Moringa School is one organisation helping to train the software developers Africa so desperately needs

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Human Resources

Skills count: CIOs in Africa need to step up

The changing role of the CIO might be even more significant in Africa

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Open Source

Why African businesses need to embrace open source software

Africa is opening its eyes to the power of open software solutions

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Our in-house analyst and editorial team create a range of insights for the global B2B technology community. These look at the latest IT trends and other zeitgeist topics.

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