(L-R): Nic Rudnick, CEO, Liquid Telecoms; Uche Ofodile, Regional Head, Africa Express Wi-Fi, Facebook; Artur Mendes, CCO, Angola Cables; Funke Opeke, CEO, MainOne; Chris Wood, CEO, WIOCC and Chris George, Strategic Initiatives, Google, at the 2017 International Telecoms Week, held in Chicago, this past week.
Greater investments needed to drive data explosion in Africa

LAGOS, Nigeria: Strategies for achieving improved broadband access across the African continent were discussed by experts at the International Telecoms Week conference in Chicago, recently. They highlighted the need to accelerate investment in Africa to facilitate the continent's broadband data explosion.

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Improve your Google Play store experience
Improve your Google Play store experience

The Google Play store is essential for downloading Android apps, however, without the right settings, it can be less enjoyable. Alcatel offers tips to improve your Play Store experience.

20 May 2017

Robots, AI transforming future supply chain workforce
Robots, AI transforming future supply chain workforce

According to Kamendran Govender, procurement and supply chain transformation lead at Accenture Consulting, advances in automation are transforming the supply chain workforce of the future. No longer relegated to the factory floor; robots are supplementing and augmenting human roles in such knowledge-intensive areas as supply chain planning, customer order management, and inventory management.

19 May 2017

Unilever launches online gaming for graduate recruitment
Unilever launches online gaming for graduate recruitment

Unilever has launched a new online digital recruitment gaming feature for its graduate programme. It will select the best candidates based on results from a series of games taking no more than 20 minutes.

19 May 2017

Internet Solutions acquires MWEB
Internet Solutions acquires MWEB

Internet Solutions (IS) has announced its intended acquisition of MWEB Connect through parent company Dimension Data.

19 May 2017

Chantel Troskie, customer experience account manager at Oracle SA.
Get ready for the AI startup retail CX revolution

Virtual chatbots are becoming commonplace in the B2B marketing sector as well as for general online consumer shopping. Here's what else to expect from the AI retail startup boom as it turns customer journey on its head...

By Leigh Andrews 18 May 2017