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Life Apps on Al Jazeera: Kenya’s Silicon Savannah helps subsistence farmers


Issued by KEViN LiKES http://kevinlikes.com

Life Apps is a groundbreaking new Al Jazeera English series that challenges young app developers from around the world to visit remote communities to experience their everyday hardships and create app solutions to improve their lives.

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Telecoms operators: VoD platforms in Africa will be a key driver of the next spike in bandwidth capacity


Issued by Balancing Act http://www.balancingact-africa.com/

Telecoms operators need to understand that all the evidence points to VoD platforms meeting a need that up until this point has been met by pirated DVDs. There is now a bewildering array of film and music platforms in particular.

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VoD in Africa - A review of existing VoD services


Issued by Balancing Act http://www.balancingact-africa.com/

In 2013, the African VoD market is heating up, almost everyone in the African audiovisual and telecoms sectors have heard of iROKOtv, BoxOffice by Dstv, Afrinolly, Buni TV or YouTube's growth on the continent, but very few people know if the futur

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Hybrid provider Eduze wants to get content on smartphones at high footfall locations


Issued by Balancing Act http://www.balancingact-africa.com/

Eduze co-founder Charlie Beuthin wants to provide free, local offline content for smartphone users using Wi-Fi boxes in high footfall locations.

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The rise of VoD platforms in Africa


Issued by Balancing Act http://www.balancingact-africa.com/

Operators need to understand that all the evidence points to VoD platforms meeting a need that up until this point has been met by pirated DVDs. Rumours abound that two large operators will announce VoD services at AfricaCom next week.

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Al Jazeera English wins Foreign Press Association Awards for innovative journalism


Issued by KEViN LiKES http://kevinlikes.com

The Foreign Press Association has recognised Al Jazeera English for its innovative health and environment programmes at its annual media awards ceremony in London.

Kevin Kriedemann's picture

Composers for Africa scores with another international TVC


Issued by Mama Dance ! Music Solutions http://www.mamadance.com

It's been another busy year at Mama Dance’s original composition division as demand for their high end advertising scores continues to grow.

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The Natural History Unit of Africa Calls for Film Proposals


Issued by NHU Africa http://www.nhuafrica.com

The Natural History Unit of Africa (NHU Africa) is announcing the last call for submissions in 2013. Commissioning takes place throughout the year at NHU Africa, but producers submitting proposals for this call will be reviewed soonest.

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New Campaign ‘Valley of Reflections’ Toyota Fortuner’s Beauty


Issued by C-Cubed Communications http://www.draftfcb.com

A new campaign comprising of television, cinema, rugby big screens, print, outdoor and radio elements will be launching the Toyota Fortuner’s enhanced specifications, particularly the new – and highly desirable – black interior and its improved mu

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Best Of The Best, Baby


Issued by C-Cubed Communications http://www.draftfcb.com

Draftfcb Johannesburg’s new campaign for Automark is reinforcing the link between its certified pre-owned vehicle dealer network, Automark, and the Toyota dealer network in a bid to allay consumer anxiety about purchasing a pre-owned vehicle.

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