Wikipedia Zero Reaches South Africa

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Feb 14, 2014
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South Africa, sometimes referred to as ZA, now enjoys Wikipedia Zero powered by MTN. Wikipedia Zero is a project which allows mobile phone users using the MTN network to access content and articles on Wikipedia for free. Wikipedia is an online encyclopedia for doing research and study, improved and authored by users across the world. […]

Creative Commons in Africa

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Feb 14, 2014
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Creative Commons is a nonprofit organization that enables the sharing and use of creativity and knowledge through free legal tools. The Creative Commons have a free-to-use copyright licenses. Their copyright licenses are pretty simple, standardized, and a way to give the public permission to share their creative work, on variable conditions of their choice. Thus, […]

Open versus Free Resources and Softwares

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Feb 13, 2014
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At the Open Advocate Training Course, currently in progress at the Africa Centre in Cape Town, the students enjoyed having Jonathan Carter today on the program, to discuss more about Open and Free resources and softwares. Jonathan Carter works with the Praekelt Foundation based in South Africa. He is the Technical Manager of the foundation. […]