Category: Technology

Google Technology User Group Lilongwe meetup: Google Mobile Tools 2

Google Technology User Group Lilongwe meetup: Google Mobile Tools

This weekend the Google Technology User Group (GTUG) Lilongwe held a meetup to discuss Google Mobile Tools. The meeting took place at Baobab Health offices and attracted some 20 techies although sadly only three...

When ‘Email marketing’ goes horribly wrong 2

When ‘Email marketing’ goes horribly wrong

It all started one quiet Friday morning when I received what was supposed to be a promotional email from a hotel in Chirimba. The sender, who never signed off, sent an email titled “Dorvic...

A Malawi with better internet connections soon? 0

A Malawi with better internet connections soon?

Last week I attended the ICT Fair organised by the Malawi Chambers of Commerce and Industry in Lilongwe. Among the usual displays was one by Malawi Telecommunication Limited. They were showcasing wireless internet PCMCIA...

Load shedding driving me nuts 0

Load shedding driving me nuts

For the most part 2007, ESCOM has been load shedding for one reason or another. It’s either they are fixing screens damaged by trash in the Shire river or repairing a turbine that was...

Minister warns web developers, ISP’s 3

Minister warns web developers, ISP’s

There is an article in the Nation newspaper today suggesting that government wants to censor the internet in Malawi although government has denied it. The article goes on further to say forums like Nyasanet,...