Mauritius ranks 72 in ICT Development

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) launched its 2017 edition of Measuring the Information Society Report1 during the World Telecommunication/ICT Indicators Symposium2 in Tunisia. The report is published annually by the ITU since 2009 and it’s considered an important ICT Development Index by the National Computer Board3 of Mauritius. Part of... [Read More]

Linux dominates supercomputing

When Jim Zemlin, Executive Director of the Linux Foundation, in his keynote speech at the Open Source Summit1 said that “2017 is the year of the Linux desktop” it did not really bring cheer on faces. We all know Linux is lagging far behind in desktop computing. In fact, it... [Read More]

Freedom of Information Bill

Independent MP, Hon. Kavi Ramano, representing constituency number 18 (Belle Rose and Quatre Bornes), will ask about the Freedom of Information Bill during tomorrow’s parliamentary sitting. The question1 B/723 will be directed to the Hon. Prime Minister, P.K. Jugnauth. He will be asked whether he can communicate an expected date... [Read More]