Over the next five years, digital technologies will dramatically disrupt how consumers will engage with retail brands well into the future...
Simon Holt 16 Mar 2018
SAN FRANCISCO, US - Google says its digital assistant software would be available in more than 30 languages by the end of the years as it steps up its artificial intelligence efforts against Amazon and others...
26 Feb 2018
Which African country has the best conditions for launching, or investing in, a tech startup? Disrupt Africa has been talking to the great and the good from various African tech ecosystems to find out what it is that makes them so great...
Tom Jackson 20 Feb 2018
A review of research on how information services based on mobile phone technology can improve the lives of farmers has found only patchy evidence of success.
Inga Vesper 8 Feb 2018
Gambian startup Farm Fresh is targeting expansion into other West African markets after being chosen to take part in the Make-IT accelerator programme run by the Lagos-based Co-Creation Hub (CcHub)...
Tom Jackson 21 Dec 2017
Zambia is home to a thriving startup scene, which is developing solutions for industries as diverse as media and entertainment, gaming, transport, e-health, and logistics. CEC Liquid will provide startups with high-speed internet access and cloud-based services...
20 Dec 2017
Amazon has announced that it is bringing its Alexa digital assistant to the workplace, expanding artificial intelligence efforts that have gained traction in the home market...
4 Dec 2017
BCX and GE have developed an integrated agri-tech solution tailored for South African and African agricultural needs...
1 Dec 2017
The first 25 speakers from leading tech companies across Africa have been announced for the upcoming Africa Tech Summit Kigali...
Tom Jackson 27 Nov 2017
CIOs should leverage machine learning to turn the tsunami of data obtained in Internet of Things (IoT) deployments into actionable insights. This is according to a new report from Forrester.
17 Nov 2017
WASHINGTON, US - The unusual move by President Donald Trump blocking a proposed takeover of Qualcomm by Singapore-based chip rival Broadcom highlights growing concerns about the rise of Chinese competitors in the telecom sector and related national security issues.
14 Mar 2018
MTN's ride-hailing app in Iran facilitated about 850,000 trips a day in December, which would rank it among Uber's biggest markets globally, management said recently.
12 Mar 2018
The world is changing. We are living in a new era and the new age calls for business re-invention, particularly for car manufacturers.
Morne Bekker 5 Mar 2018
The Department of Culture and Tourism Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) is set to launch a 'one-stop' digital information platform on cultural experiences in the emirate of Abu Dhabi. This initiative will offer personalised content, 360-degree visuals, interactive floor plans, podcasts from culture experts as well as a centralised profiling database across all culture locations and events.
14 Feb 2018