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
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
BICS will be providing its complete range of voice and data roaming services to Swazi Mobile, Swaziland's recently launched second mobile network...
16 Nov 2017
As Egypt's mobile operators thrive, state-owned Telecom Egypt is entering the market in an effort to boost state revenues...
10 Nov 2017
Toby Shapshak, editor-in-chief of Stuff Magazine, shared some thoughts on how innovation is better in Africa at AfricaCom 2017. He highlighted some specific innovations to illustrate how the continent is leapfrogging into the future... (video)
Ilse van den Berg 8 Nov 2017
The NEC/XON ICT Summit 2017 kicked off on Monday, 6 November 2017. Keynote speakers included the likes of Carel Coetzee, CEO of XON and Hironobu Kurosaki, president and CEO of NEC Europe...
Ilse van den Berg 7 Nov 2017
We live in a text-first society. If one of your customers has a problem, your website is generally the first place they'll go. A customer resorting to a voice call should be a warning that their patience is really running thin...
Rob Lith 31 Oct 2017
A startup born in a dorm room in 2007 is now a successful business with 36 stores around the country. To date, weFix has expertly repaired smartphones as well as tablets, laptops, and DJI drones for over 700,000 customers...
Ilse van den Berg 20 Oct 2017
MDXi targets enterprise customers with new ‘Take a Break' campaign to increase awareness of the MDXi brand as a West African data centre company...
12 Oct 2017
Internet shutdowns in sub-Saharan Africa have cost the region up to $237m since 2015, according to a report to be released by the Collaboration on International ICT Policy for East and Southern Africa...
6 Oct 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.
3 days ago
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
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
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