Community networks are integral in ensuring that internet-for-all is made possible to rural communities in South Africa, this is according to Zenzeleni Netwoks co-Founder, Carlos Rey-Moreno.
The European Commission will propose new laws on Wednesday giving Google, Facebook, Twitter and other internet companies one hour to remove extremist content or face fines. The Commission told such companies in March that they had three months to show they were removing extremist content more rapidly or face legislation forcing them to do so. […]
In a legal filing Monday, the Internet Association,Entertainment Software Association, Computer & Communications Industry Association, and Writers Guild of America West urged the reversal of the Trump administration decision to over turn the rules in December.
South Africa’s Vodacom launched what it said was Africa’s first commercial 5G internet service in Lesotho on Saturday, but said it would only be able to provide a similar service in its home market once spectrum was made available.
Bangladesh authorities have shut down mobile internet across swathes of the country, officials and local media said Sunday
Facebook has grounded its plans to build solar-powered drones that can deliver the internet to remote communities.
The South African National Editors’ Forum (SANEF) strongly supports a new initiative to ensure that all South Africans have a daily standard level of free basic access to the internet to exercise their constitutionally guaranteed access to information rights. The South African National Editors’ Forum (Sanef), The IAB SA and Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) have […]
The IAB SA, South Africa’s internet industry body, is spearheading an initiative aimed at eventually ensuring that all South Africans have a daily standard level of free basic access to the internet to exercise their constitutionally guaranteed access to information rights.
Technology specifically, Artificial Intelligence on the internet has a way of not recognising black people in its recognition algorithms.
As the world becomes more digitally inclined, it is important that digital skills training becomes more available for under resourced communities.