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On the beach at Diani, Mombassa, during the shooting of a Safaricom video.

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    Google fiber backbone for Kampala

    google.com/get/projectlink

    Connecting mobile carriers and ISPs, boosting data rates by a factor of 100.

    Liberia bans motorcycle taxis in Monrovia

    bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa

    forcing hundreds of commuters to walk to work

    The next Google from Africa?

    theguardian.com/world

    Afua Hirsch on Accra Tech start-ups - achieving way beyond expectation

    Africans hold their governments to account

    theguardian.com/.../africa-technology

    Can citizens use mobile technology to better participate in democracy?

    Railway Lines

    whiteafrican.com

    Mutua Matheka suggested we go to the Kenya Railways Museum...

    Tigo introduces 3G to Kivus, DRC Congo

    telecoms.com

    More than two thousand new customers a day have joined Tigo, since re-opening in Kivu provinces.

    Stat Africa

    statfrica.com

    Africa’s Quantified Self from Jon Gosier's Appfrica

    Spirit Child photography

    nyani.photoshelter.com

    In Ghana, a child with a disability might be referred to as a ‘Spirit Child’.

    AgriHack, Kigali

    ihub.co.ke/blog/2013/08

    Hackathon in Kigali at the International conference on ICT for Agriculture.

    Google’s African affair

    memeburn.com

    Google is putting its money where its mouth is when it comes to the African continent. It has offices in eight African countries...

    The China in Africa Podcast

    itunes.apple.com/podcast

    Discussion on China's engagement across Africa hosted by veteran journalists Eric Olander in Paris and Cobus van Staden in Cape Town

    The Digital Continent

    thedigitalcontinent.com

    Interview podcast featuring innovators and entrepreneurs whose work is shaping the digital economies of Africa

    VC4Africa Meetup Kigali

    vc4africa-kigali.eventbrite.com

    Networking at Kigali Serena Hotel, Kigali, at the closing drink of Rwanda's Services Investment Forum.