nafisa-akaborWired to the Web is a technology blog by Nafisa Akabor that covers mobile, gadgets, apps, how-tos, motoring, and occasionally, travel, with the odd video now and then.

Nafisa has been in the online publishing space since 2005 and started focusing consumer and business technology in 2007. She has been published on TechCentral, Financial Mail, Quartz, Mail & Guardian, City Press, Forbes Africa, Forbes Woman Africa, TFG Tech, Brainstorm, Digital Life, and ITWeb; and lifestyle titles like Marie Claire, Sawubona, Your Family, Destiny, and Women’s Health. Nafisa has also done corporate blogging for ShowMax, Nokia, Microsoft, Samsung, Internet Solutions, BCX, iFix, Nashua, Vodacom, Mercedes Benz and Telkom.

She currently contributes tech for Forbes Africa, City Press, Forbes Woman Africa, Financial Mail, Sawubona, Your Family and in a freelance capacity.

Nafisa currently serves as a judge for the Consumer Awards, and previously judged the SA leg of the global TADHACK hackathon; MTN Business App of the Year; and the GirlCode Hackathon. She also judges the internal staff app awards for Entelect.

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