digital divide
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Digital divide still persists in many countries

The challenge of connecting people living in rural and remote areas to the Internet persists in many countries, says the ITU.

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Apr 5, 2018

'White monopoly capital rife in SA's ICT sector'

Lobby group Progressive Blacks in ICT slams government and industry for perpetuating the digital divide in the sector.

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Apr 10, 2017

Positive relations needed to bridge digital divide: experts

An expert panel agrees that amicable human and technology relationships will bridge the digital skills gap in the workplace in South Africa.

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Mar 16, 2017

Unesco, GSMA champion women's online participation

The organisations want to ensure all women and girls can fully participate in the online world.

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Jan 20, 2017

Network providers aim to reduce digital divide

SA's top four network operators are increasingly offering low cost and zero-rated services, in a bid to bridge the country's digital divide.

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Project Isizwe, Zenzeleni make Mozilla's final five

The local Internet connectivity projects have been recognised globally for their innovative ideas to narrow the digital gap.

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Oct 19, 2016

USAASA appoints CFO

The state-owned enterprise names Mahomed Chowan as its new chief finance officer.

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3.9bn remain cut off from the Internet

By the end of 2016, more than half of the world's population will not yet be using the Internet, says the ITU.

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Jan 23, 2013

The lesser spotted language

Human language technologies empower speakers of minority and endangered languages, facilitating their use online.

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Township techies

A Khayelitsha-based company has built a big business teaching residents in informal settlements how to use computers. Now it is aiming to cultivate a new generation of township programmers and developers.

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Oct 3, 2012

Internet culture shock

The digital divide is not only technological, but cultural too.

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Jul 13, 2012

Kenyan govt invests in ICT

Entrepreneurs heading up Pasha Centres receive loans from the Kenya ICT Board.