A list of West African brilliant startups?

Memeburn just compiled a list of 30 African startups and it’s an inspiration to see the list of business models and technologies at play. The startup scene in Africa is definitely picking up, and ideas come from all over the continent. Of course South Africa and Kenya are well represented, as well as Nigeria (TruSpot),Continue reading “A list of West African brilliant startups?”

African Tech Tidbits: Week of February 13th 2012

It’s the middle of the week, I’ve been busy with life and wanted to post a few articles but never got time, so¬† decided to start a new, hopefully weekly series of articles aggregating articles that I find interesting related to Africa and Tech. So for this week: Over at Forbes, a list of theContinue reading “African Tech Tidbits: Week of February 13th 2012”

Website design rules for the African market

Will Mutua at Afrinnovator writes an interesting article on how to design websites for the African market and supports it with some facts on the ground. Looking at the examples of the most successful websites in Kenya and Nigeria, Will comes down with the following nuggets when it comes to designing for the African market:Continue reading “Website design rules for the African market”