BlackBerry

By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Jan 30th, 2013
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We wrote last week that BlackBerry 10 would need some of the top apps in the ecosystem if it would be able to take on the iPhone. Research In Motion — now BlackBerry — unveiled some of those apps at its big launch event for the BlackBerry 10 phones today. It got most of it […]...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Nov 14th, 2012
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Monica Mark, The Guardian In Nigeria, South Africa and Egypt, Africa’s three biggest economies, BlackBerrys outsold smartphone competitors this quarter “What’s your BB pin?” The question is the ultimate social status badge for many young, urban Nigerians. Standing in front of ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Jul 12th, 2012
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Sokari Ekine DEFINITION OF “GOOD HAIR” – RELAXED AND LOOKS NICE Last weekend I watched the documentary “Good Hair” by black American comedian Chris Rock. He decided to make the film after his five-year-old daughter asked him: “Daddy, how come I don’t have good hair?” The film examines the...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
May 3rd, 2012
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Smartphones are clearly the future of phones, and of mobile computing. Last year, an estimated 19% of all phones sold, or 472million, were smartphones. That is expected to double to 982million by 2015. Currently, most cellphones being sold are so-called feature phones, many of which can’t acces...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Mar 29th, 2012
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Through remote mail, smartphones, Blackberries and tablets, email insists that there should be no place or time where the discreet buzz of an arriving message cannot be felt. And, regardless of time and place, it wants these messages to be replied to as soon as possible – in the form of more emails, ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Uncategorized
Feb 3rd, 2012
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President Obama’s pals in the media are at it again, this time cheering Team Obama’s command of the latest technology. One outlet is entranced by the Obama campaign’s use of Google+ to conduct “the first completely digital interview from the White House.” A mobile technology news site declares that “...
By IndepthAfrica
In Uncategorized
Dec 4th, 2011
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The whistleblowing website Wikileaks has begun releasing sensational information on the multi billion dollar global spying industry. The database contains hundreds of documents shining a light on the methods being used by secret services all over the world. Mass interception of entire populations is ...
By benim
In East Africa
Oct 8th, 2011
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Lagos – Nobel Peace Prize joint winner Leymah Gbowee said after the award was announced Friday that “this is a Nobel for African women,” with the Liberian recognised for her efforts to end conflict in her country. “This is a Nobel for African women – that’s how I w...
By benim
In Canada
Oct 20th, 2010
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Col. Russell Williams is being described as “evil, pure evil.” Those words are from Andy Lloyd, whose sister Jessica was brutally raped and murdered by Williams. In delivering his victim impact statement to a Belleville, Ont., courtroom, Lloyd said his father — who spent 25 years in the n...