The key, Horace Dediu says, is to think of the iPhone as a data services salesperson. FORTUNE — The short answer for why Apple (AAPL) charges so much for its iPhones — e.g. $549 for the new iPhone 5C that…
The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the African Innovation Foundation (AIF) recently announced the call for the 2013 Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA). As innovators/entrepreneurs are not highly profiled on most development agendas, IPA acknowledges and encourages their endeavors. The prize honours and encourages innovative achievements that contribute toward developing new products, increasing efficiency or saving cost in Africa. All entries must be submitted before October 31st 2012, 24:00 GMT.
In recent times, gender inequalities have been a concern to world leaders. It becomes more pronounced in cases where men are predominantly favoured over women. Numerous policies in different countries have been (and are being) formulated to address this bane.