Sub Saharan Africa

  • Big Moves in Africa by Facebook, Internet.org

    …. Zuckerberg also mentioned the recently announced agreement with satellite operator Eutelsat Communications and global satellite communications company Spacecom to build a dedicated system of satellite capacity, gateways and terminals on Spacecom’s upcoming AMOS-6 satellite with the aim of bringing data connectivity to Africa. And he announced…

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  • Facebook Opens Sales Office in Johannesburg

    … operators, ad agencies and other organizations. The regional market is an important one for Facebook, as the social network tallied some 120 million monthly active users as of the end of the first quarter of 2015, up 20 percent from September 2014, when it reached 100 million MAUs for the area. Facebook added that more than 80 percent of those MAUs…

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