A great man has passed away and we all mourn the loss of Madiba, but while we mourn, let us also celebrate the life and the achievements of one of history's greatest statesmen, and certainly South Africa's and Africa's greatest. (video)
6 Dec 2013 05:06
The African market for satellite communications has experienced a feeding frenzy over the last few years as international players vie for the lion's share of a market that is attracting massive interest from investors.
By Arie Vered 4 Dec 2013 11:28
The fourth annual PwC South Africa Entertainment and Media Outlook was launched recently and I caught up with Vicki Myburgh, Entertainment & Media Industries Leader for PwC Southern Africa.
By Danette Breitenbach 29 Nov 2013 15:01
Olive Ndaka, writing for Rwanda Eye, says that the country will see the launch of a high-speed (4G LTE) broadband network at the Transform Africa 2013 Summit taking place at the end of the month.
23 Oct 2013 11:58
Samsung have announced that BBM is now available to Samsung smartphone users in sub-Saharan Africa days ahead of the official rollout to other branded Android devices.
22 Oct 2013 13:39
The Burkina Faso-hosted African Forum on Best Practices in ICT has issued a declaration in support of the dotAfrica initiative, stating its benefit to the African community.
By Nanine Steenkamp 22 Oct 2013 09:40
Nigeria's military has restored the mobile phone service in the embattled city of Maiduguri, a day after a major raid by Islamists, which prompted a round-the-clock ban on movements.
5 Dec 2013 08:38
The Convergence Partners Communications Infrastructure Fund (CPCIF), an infrastructure fund that is dedicated solely to the information and communications technology (ICT) sector in Africa, was launched this week by Convergence Partners.
30 Nov 2013 07:19
The growth in the use of banking apps and cellphone banking has reportedly been "meteoric" as more consumers trust the services and more service providers enter the market.
28 Nov 2013 06:30
African insurers are advised to address the looming technology challenge that is holding the African insurance market back.
26 Nov 2013 10:13
Mr Price Home and Sheet Street are building capacity to launch their local e-commerce sites before the festive season‚ Mr Price Group said.
By Zeenat Moorad 14 Nov 2013 09:50
Telecommunications group Vodacom will increase its capital investment by between 14% and 17% of revenue to develop its network capacity and data coverage‚ it said on Monday, 11 November.
By Thabiso Mochiko 12 Nov 2013 06:40
HELSINKI, FINLAND: In just five years Nokia fell from dominating the mobile phone industry to abandoning the handset business, a swift fall from grace with lessons for market leaders.
11 Nov 2013 09:43
International delegates from the private and public spheres convened in Kigali, Rwanda, for the recent ICT4Ag Conference with the focus on the application of ICTs in the agricultural sector of developing countries, with particular emphasis on inclusive value chains, enabling policies and advancing innovation.
11 Nov 2013 10:30
Emerging LTE network launches are accelerating in all regions. Network operators are looking to increase network capacity and offer higher speed mobile broadband access to enterprises and consumers alike. Mobile data roaming is set to deliver approximately US$13 billion in revenue over the period 2011-2016.
29 Oct 2013 15:32
Business and human resource management software provider, Sage Africa, has opened an office in Lagos, Nigeria.
28 Oct 2013 07:50
Cyber crime is a national crisis costing the country a billion rand a year, a law firm said on Wednesday, 23 October. The FBI in the US listed South Africa as the sixth most active country where cyber crime took place.
24 Oct 2013 10:44
Mobile phone company MTN said on Thursday, 24 October that the number of subscribers grew by 1.1% quarter-on-quarter (q/q) to 203.8m in the third quarter of this year.
24 Oct 2013 11:42
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By Charles Mburugu 24 Oct 2013 13:57
Ahmad Abdulkarim Julfar, CEO of Etisalat Group, recently predicted a positive future for the telecoms industry during the morning session of GSMA Mobile 360 Series-Middle East conference at Dubai World Trade Centre.
22 Oct 2013 15:04
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