VoLTE still a hard sale in Africa

VoLTE's mixed
reception  

Echo Mobile executive
offers perspective.

Friday, Apr 19th

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Yahoo's board approves $1.1bn Tumblr purchase

This would be Yahoo's largest purchase since Marissa Mayer took over as CEO last year. 

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Startup 'Gust' wins SeedStarsWorld Cape Town leg

Mobile payment application does enough to impress local and international judges.

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Sharpest drop on record for global PC sales

Personal computer sales plunged 14% in the first three months of the year, say researchers.

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Electronic system to monitor tax avoidance in Zambia

Country’s central bank plans to link the technology to ministries.

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Botswana aims to boost e-payment adoption

Government to render electronic transfers as a preferred method of payment.

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Ghana tech manufacturer RLG to open Dubai office

Ghanaian company plans to expand more into Middle East and Asian markets.

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Consol Glass signs on T-Systems for five more years

Africa's largest glass manufacturer extends its outsourcing contract with the global tech firm.

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Pan-African online data portal extends reach

AfricaEye offers market analysis and demographic data for over 600 cities.

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Digital mapping use 'on the rise' in SA

More decision makers are allocating budgets for services such as tracking, says a survey.

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African nations rank low in global ICT index

Eight of the bottom ten nations in the WEF’s Networked Readiness Index are from Africa.

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Africa, Middle East PC market shrinks by 1%

Weak demand resulted in sales declining by 0.6% in the region for 2012, says IDC research.