Netflix getting 15% of internet traffic
Netflix is now the main attraction on the internet, accounting for 58% of all downstream content consumed online. According to a new Global Internet Phenomena Report, Netflix now records 15% of all internet traffic.
Splinternet: The World Wide War for the World Wide Web
Gideon Rose, editor at Foreign Affairs magazine and Peter G. Peterson Chair, discusses the global war being fought for the regulation and future control of the internet.
Going hungry for mobile data in South Africa
The internet can open doors. But when data is too expensive, parts of society, especially the youth, are left behind. In South Africa campaigns like #DataMustFall are demanding internet providers slash prices.
The power of blogging in Guinea
Guinean blogger Sally Bilaly Sow uses his platform to highlight issues that the mainstream media in his country fail to report on. He also educates young people about the potential – and risks – of using the Internet.
Cyber crime on the rise in Ghana as youth unemployment hurts
Thousands of young people in Ghana's capital, grappling with high unemployment rates, are turning to the internet to make a living doing online romance scams.
A review of Africa's entertainment & media industry
South Africa has the largest TV market in Africa and it continues to grow.