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The Cc-Hub, in Lagos, is a hotbed of successful innovation. But innovation isn't always the answer, says Michelle Atagana. African entrepreneurs place too much importance on innovation, says Michelle Atagana Startups are forgoing solid business models in favor of trendy concepts, she says Tech wizards should first tackle the problem of service delivery
by Jeri Eckhart Queenan | 12:00 PM April 23, 2013 Benchmark data isn't sexy stuff, but occasionally the numbers reveal surprising findings.
Often has the question been asked: Who does technology serve? Earlier this year, as a member of the judging panel for the first African Open Data Bootcamp in Kenya, I came across a "Sanitation in Schools" app. It was developed after data indicated a worrying dropout trend across Kenya's counties.
This sounds like a great advancement because inventory is proving somewhat of a problem on OSgrid which is probably down to the huge storage requirement given they have the most registered avatars and regions. Clearly, Kitely are meeting this problem early on in their development and that is a big plus for using their service.
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The popular Linden Lab staffer known as Oskar Linden recently confirmed on the Second Life Universe forum widespread SL community rumors that he was fired from the company, for "quite vague" reasons, he says.
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The worst of Hurricane Sandy isn't supposed to hit the New York City region until after 4 p.m. today , but signs of flooding have already begun in some parts of the city.
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