Computer News - In Brief

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- Nigerian Yellow Pages, one of the largest business directories of business in Nigeria has improved its services with the release of Auto-Run-CD-ROM, Nigeria Yellow Pages for Window, Internet Browser Toolbar, Mobile Yellow Pages.

- In Botswana, a Presidential Commission of Inquiry has recommended the merger of the Botswana Technology Centre (BOTEC) with a related institution with a new mandate. The commission said that considering the level of disorder at BOTEC, it should be merged "with another technology research and development institution, with a new mandate and new structure that will be programme-based".

- The internal regulation of the National Department for Techno-professional training is in force in Angola, following its publication in the State Gazette that carries the decree approving it signed by Angolan Education minister, Antonio Burity da Silva.

- The Asterisk and Zaptel development team has released version 1.2.14 of Zaptel. This release contains only minor changes, the most important of which relates to single-port module support on Digium's TDM800P analog interface card (previously these modules were not properly recognized by the driver).