Though parts of Africa already have 4G networks, 2G will remain the most common form of connectivity on the continent for the rest of the decade, according to a new report from Ericsson.
By Craig Wilson 5 Jun 2013 14:28
Starting at the beginning of June, Infinix Smartphones will come preinstalled with MTN Afrinolly, a mobile entertainment application developed in Africa.
4 Jun 2013 11:43
Highway Africa is gearing up for the 17th edition of Highway Africa Conference, themed 'Speaking truth to power?', will take place from 1-2 September 2013 at Rhodes University in Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
28 May 2013 16:27
CNBC Africa, the business television news channel, is the official broadcaster for the upcoming 'World Economic Forum on Africa' taking place in Cape Town, South Africa this year. The forum takes place from Wednesday, 8 May to Friday, 10 May at the Cape Town Convention Centre.
7 May 2013 15:23
The country that gave the world two groundbreaking innovations in technology: M-Pesa, a mobile banking system, and Ushahidi, a platform for crowdsourcing information during disasters, is now taking its technological talents to new heights.
23 Apr 2013 16:59
'Coffee shop working' may be trendy in some Western cities, but laptops with latte are not to the taste of Rwanda business people, according to Regus, the global provider of flexible workspace.
3 Apr 2013 07:43
"Content" is currently on everybody's lips, with everyone from the existing media to brand owners and individuals being encouraged to become content providers. Bizcommunity has been ahead of the content curve for over a decade.
Issued by Bizcommunity.com 18 Mar 2013 09:03
Universal Music Group, in partnership with Samsung, as well as African and international music labels and publishers, has launched a pan-African mobile music streaming service called the Kleek. Designed and built specifically for Africa, Kleek will bring music lovers closer to their favourite artists, while also providing artists with valuable access to a wider pan-African audience.
14 Mar 2013 15:24
Africa is an increasingly mobile continent, making smart mobile application development one of the continent's next big industries.
By Ayanda Dlamini 11 Mar 2013 15:16
My favorite thing about Africa right now is how everyone is gingered up about amazing things that are happening in the tech scene. It's not just about the innovations or the fact that the continent has more than 45 tech hubs, it's the culture that is emerging. We are building a real tech-obsessed community here and that is great.
By Michelle Atagana 11 Jul 2013 11:09
Competition within the technology sector is becoming more intense and Asia's importance as both a manufacturing location and a consumer market is growing. However, although Asia is still key to the sector, Africa has also witnessed an explosion in technology adoption recently and is set to develop as a region.
2 Jul 2013 12:25
MasterCard, the National Bank of Egypt and Etisalat, have announced the launch of 'Flous', the mobile payment wallet in Egypt, which will bring Etisalat Egypt's subscriber base safe and convenient payment services through the power of their mobile phones.
25 Jun 2013 13:31
Afrinolly recently announced the release of its African entertainment app, MTN Afrinolly available for BlackBerry Z10 and Q10 at the BlackBerry 10 official launch in Nigeria - a few weeks after just announcing the Afrinolly app for iOS.
16 Mar 2013 10:35
According to the Chinese zodiac, 2013, the Year of the Snake, is the year for science and technology. But you do not have to be a seasoned astrologer to know that the ICT sector will play a major role within global commerce.
15 Mar 2013 11:55
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