Monthly Archives: December 2011

Wireless Data From Every Lightbulb?

Imagine if we could send data through a lightbulb? Well, Harald Haas (of University of Edinborough) reckons maybe we can. This is an idea that could well take off in Africa, where infrastructure (or lack thereof) seriously hampers data transfer. … Continue reading

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Economic and social development through booming mobile industry in Africa

from the African Mobile Observatory The mobile industry in Africa is booming. With over 620 million mobile connections as of September 2011, Africa has overtaken Latin America to become the second largest mobile market in the world, after Asia. Over … Continue reading

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