Web And Mobile Data News - In Brief

Digital Content

- The Sports Guild, an Internet sport portal, has announced the launch of Sports Information Radio (SIR), the first SA-based satellite radio station. Providing commercial-free music and sports programming to homes across the country, SIR will reportedly broadcast from the 11th October this year, providing an informative platform for all sports persons and enthusiasts.

- The Agence de presse sénégalaise (APS) has launched a new version of its site: http://www.aps.sn/

- Uganda's New Vision website, www.newvision.co.ug, which was developed in 1999 has been ranked as the most accessed site in Uganda. The Monitor, Bukedde, Radio Simba, Sunday Vision, Infocom, True African, Uganda Online, Uganda Tourist Board, Travel Uganda and Procurement News follow in that order.

- ICANN is calling on the African community to provide comments and input on appropriate modes and locations for ICANN regional presence and more significant participation in ICANN activities"
http://www.icann.org/announcements/announcement-16sep04.htm