More than half million of Nigeria's rural population will have internet through the use of Television White Space Technology...
Huawei has announced that it will launch its 5G network for the first time in Egypt during the African Cup of Nations...
Public voting is now open until April 28 for the 30 African creatives selected to compete at the Digital Lab Africa (DLA) Online Pitch Competition...
French beauty giant L'Oréal has launched a digital skin diagnostic based on people's selfies...
21 Feb 2019
French President Emmanuel Macron has announced the launch of a €65 million ($76.14 million) fund dedicated to providing access to small ticket funding for African startups, as part of the unveiling of a 'Digital Africa' initiative...
Gabriella Mulligan 31 May 2018
The digital age poses challenges for all brands in every sector, and yet for the luxury market, the conundrum is a particularly tricky one...
Megan Bowman 19 Jan 2018
Calling it the "Netflix of jazz," legendary producer Quincy Jones is rolling out Qwest TV, a first global platform dedicated to on-demand jazz videos...
18 Dec 2017
The hashtag, the symbol attached to keywords to tag topics online, celebrates 10 years making social media just a bit more navigable...
25 Aug 2017
The success of South African agencies in Cannes recently is a reflection of the big talent in the country. Taking this talent and the size of the agencies into account and adding the knowledge and professionalism of South African agencies, it would be logical for the country to be a hub for the rest of the countries in Sub-Saharan Africa...
Danette Breitenbach 14 Aug 2017
Publicis Groupe's newly appointed CEO, Arthur Sadoun, has forbidden all of its agencies from participating in award shows for the next year, which means it will sit out of the 2018 Cannes Lions Festival...
Jessica Tennant 21 Jun 2017
CANNES, FRANCE: WPP, DailyMail and Snapchat today announced the establishment of Truffle Pig, a joint content marketing venture combining the best of global agency, newsroom and social media talent...
23 Jun 2015
PARIS, FRANCE: Facebook on Tuesday announced the opening of a new artificial intelligence lab in Paris to expand a push to make its online social network smarter and more profitable...
3 Jun 2015
PARIS, FRANCE: European SIM maker Gemalto said yesterday it had suffered hacking attacks that may have been conducted by US and British intelligence agencies...
26 Feb 2015
PARIS, FRANCE: French advertising agency Publicis said on Monday it had bought US digital marketing specialists Sapient in a $3.7bn (€2.95bn) deal.
5 Nov 2014
PARIS, FRANCE: A "twisted rope" of magnetically-charged energy precedes solar storms that have the potential to damage satellites and electricity grids, French scientists have found.
23 Oct 2014
PARIS, FRANCE: Shares in French digital security company Gemalto slumped as investors expressed concerns that Apple's plan to integrate SIM cards directly into the new iPads could threaten part of Gemalto's business.
22 Oct 2014
PARIS, FRANCE: Money is now only a tweet away for French people, after a bank in the country launched a novel way to transfer money using the social networking platform.
15 Oct 2014