Vincent Matinde

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

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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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Business Management

Nigeria's digital economy can nurture Africa's tech industry

With its robust mobile and internet industry, Nigeria’s economy could help lead the continent forward

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Internet

IoT in Africa: Still a long way to go

The great uptake of mobile phones in Africa signals the future of IoT

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Poll

Do you think your smartphone is making you a workaholic?