What problems can be solved by the use of digital technology in schools? This was one of the questions discussed at the World Economic Forum on Africa in Kigali. Speakers from across the world gave their insights into how digital technology could improve learning inside and outside classrooms.
The first African digital lifestyle store is just 18 months old, but it is growing fast. Already a repository for music and videos, next on its agenda is live streaming events globally. It is also the platform US President Obama used to engage with young Nigerians.
Visitors to South Africa now have a portable tour guide permanently on call, with the launch of Mobiguide, a service that allows tourists to download multimedia guides to popular destinations onto their mobile phones, laptops and media players.