Broadband as a Video Platform

Strategies for Africa

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ISBN: 978-3-319-03616-8 (Print) 978-3-319-03617-5 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-9

    Introduction

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    Chapter

    Pages 11-13

    Media Entertainment as a Development Strategy

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    Pages 15-40

    Let Them Eat Movies: (How) Will Next-Generation Broadband Diffuse Through Africa?

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    Pages 41-49

    The State of Broadband in Africa: What’s Here and What’s Coming?

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    Pages 51-65

    The Cost of Deploying a Successful Video Broadband Business in Africa and the Cost of Not Deploying: Domestic and Transborder Implications and Applications

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    Pages 67-79

    Implications of Broadband Video on National and International Media Systems, Including Growth of Local Content

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    Pages 81-93

    Broadband as a Platform for Video Delivery: What to expect from Platforms and Applications

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    Chapter

    Pages 95-103

    Technology Trends to Connect Africa

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    Chapter

    Pages 105-116

    The Impact of Policy on the Performance of the ICT Sector

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    Pages 117-128

    Information Technologies for Rural Development in Africa: New Paradigms from Radio to Broadband

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    Chapter

    Pages 129-150

    The Economic Impact of Telecommunications in Senegal

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    Chapter

    Pages 151-165

    Africa Leapfrogs into the World Economy

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 167-177