Technology & Convergence News: In Brief

Technology & Convergence
- Founded in May 2010, a football website dedicated solely to African soccer and its players worldwide called www.afrikansoccer.com has been launched by football star Andre Dede as a subsidiary of Ghana Sports Data Service (GSDS) that develops and delivers first rate Africa and Ghana-related sports content from its base in Accra (Ghana). It is the first website to provide live football and news radio stations across Africa and the world to keep fans up to date with the latest news and interviews from the world of football. A fully integrated and constantly updated videos of African and other players further enhances the website. - On the occasion of World Day for Africa, TV5Monde launched “TV5Monde + Africa”, a free web-TV. This site offers free customisable programs. The group had already launched Africa24 TV news channel dedicated to Africa.