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Marketplace Tech for Monday, October 28, 2013
Oct 28, 2013

Marketplace Tech for Monday, October 28, 2013

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On Mondays, we often like to talk big ideas on Marketplace Tech. So how about turning war-torn Rwanda into tomorrow's tech utopia? A new initiative in the country hopes to do just that with various infrastructure projects as well as bringing computing into the country's classrooms.

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Instagram: A place to share photos (and guns) with your friends

Oct 28, 2013
Has Instagram really become a hot spot for gun sales?

The world's next tech hub: Rwanda?

Oct 28, 2013
Rwanda is laying the groundwork to one day become a competitor to Silicon Valley.

With iPhone 5S and 5C, Apple chooses evolution over revolution

Oct 28, 2013
Apple has a lot of new products, but we've seen them all before.

On Mondays, we often like to talk big ideas on Marketplace Tech. So how about turning war-torn Rwanda into tomorrow’s tech utopia? A new initiative in the country hopes to do just that with various infrastructure projects as well as bringing computing into the country’s classrooms.

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