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  • ​by Juliana Kenny Facebook's project is going full steam ahead, while controversy surrounds its intentions.Personal Tech,Africa,Airtel,Airtel Africa,Bharti Airtel,DRC,Facebook,free and open internet,free and open web,free internet,health app,internet access,internet services,,net neutrality,Niger,web access,Zambia,Juliana Kenny

    Deeq Ahmed Shire on his phone in Somalia. AU UN IST PHOTO/ David Mutua
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    ​by Juliana Kenny As China recognizes bitcoin's place in the market, scandal settles around the currency in the U.S.Personal Tech,bitcoin,carl force,china,cryptocurrency,Cyberspace Administration of China,digital currency,ross ulbricht,Silk Road,U.S.,virtual currency,Juliana Kenny

    Published Date : Oct 20, 2015, 4:33 PM EDT
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    ​by Juliana Kenny Controversy and confusion still reign around how to regulate autonomous cars, even as they are tested in various countries.Personal Tech,auto-driving,autonomous cars,California,Department of Motor Vehicles,DMV,driverless cars,driverless vehicles,Elon Musk,Google,self-driving cars,self-driving vehicles,Tesla,Juliana Kenny

    Published Date : Oct 16, 2015, 4:23 PM EDT
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    ​by Juliana Kenny The tech giant is launching more Tizen-based devices in India, promising even more to come.Personal Tech,Android,Google,Internet of Things,operating system,Samsung,smartphone,Tizen,Juliana Kenny

    Published Date : Oct 14, 2015, 2:46 PM EDT
  • An employee organises a stock of Netgear Inc. internet routers in the goods warehouse inside a fulfilment center operated by Ulmart, Russia's largest online electronics retailer, in Saint Petersburg, Russia, on Friday, March 7, 2014.

    An American security researcher said his Netgear router was hacked after attackers exploited a flaw in the machine.

    LAST UPDATE : Oct 11, 2015, 11:33 PM EDT
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    by Juliana Kenny Facebook's satellite-based, web-delivering project in Africa spotlights other work that aims to educate the next digital generation.Personal Tech,Uncategorized,Africa,Africa Code Week,Code4CT,coding,digital literacy,digital literacy Africa,Eutelsat,Facebook,girls who code,internet connectivity,,SAP,satellite,social network,web connectivity,Juliana Kenny

    Published Date : Oct 05, 2015, 4:45 PM EDT
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    ​by Juliana Kenny Startups are increasingly looking at ways to restructure student lending.Personal Tech,financial stability,Gradifi,recession,refinancing,Social Finance,SoFi,startups,student debt,student debt crisis,student loans,technology startups,Tencent,Juliana Kenny

    Published Date : Oct 01, 2015, 4:23 PM EDT
  • An Attendee wears a Google Android Mascot hat during the Google I/O Developers Conference at Moscone Center on June 25, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

    Google's operating system is by far the most popular for mobile devices on Earth.

    LAST UPDATE : Sep 30, 2015, 5:40 PM EDT
  • A customer plays a game on a Xiaomi Mi Pad tablet at a Xiaomi service center in Beijing on August 5, 2015.

    Hi-tech firms are banding together to make sure "internet of things" smart devices are safe to use.

    LAST UPDATE : Sep 23, 2015, 2:33 AM EDT