Vincent Matinde

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


E-Commerce Solutions

SleepOut: The Rise of "Africa's Airbnb"

Accommodation is always needed on a vibrant tourism circuit. Now Sleepout is solving the headache of looking for an appropriate stay in the Middle East and Africa....


Fibre Optic Networking

Liquid Telecom's Plans to Take Over Africa

Liquid Telecom’s quick rise to the top could usher the largest internet provider company in the region.



The Revolution of Online Corruption Reporting in Africa: Will it Work?

More needs to be done to improve the process of online reporting in developing countries.


Business Management

Battle of African Ideas: When Goliath Wins the Fight

It is always a crossroad when startup owners have to share their ideas with third parties. Is there a safe line?



'Jua Kali': Why Hardware Could Beat Software

From internet backup machines and locally made drones to mobile surveillance units, Africa is seeing a growing demand for hardware technology that goes head on with...


Database Management

Can Property Data Transform the African Real Estate Market?

With the population increase in Africa, governments and the private real estate sector need to look at ways to collect and disseminate property market information...



Africa: Three Trends to Watch Out for in 2014

Internet access and ICT services are about to push the way Africans access entertainment, financial products and government services in 2014.


Business Management

What Are Investors Looking for in African Startups?

African startups are attracting major funding from global investors. But what are the investors looking for?


Our Case Studies

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Our Research

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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