Vincent Matinde

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



Africa: Four undersea cables to watch out for

How internet connectivity in Africa will change with new and coming soon undersea fibre cables


Training and Development

Africa's first programming language to teach kids code

Kennedy Kanyi has developed arguably Africa’s first programming language


Social Networks

Twitter can fix Kenyan roads

A group of volunteers with ICT backgrounds have used social media to enforce government accountability


Software & Web Development

The need for ICT research in Africa

ICT based research may be limited but it can offer a great source of solutions for the continent


Training and Development

Five African countries changing the education sector through tech

All over Africa e-learning is catching on, but countries are doing it differently.


Mobile Communications

What is the future of SMS and USSD in Africa?

Legacy mobile technology still provides plenty of opportunities


Web Content Management

Local content required to reach online African audiences

Increased internet penetration in Africa will cause a demand for local content



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


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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