VoLTE still a hard sale in Africa

VoLTE's mixed

Echo Mobile executive
offers perspective.

Friday, Apr 19th


Yahoo's board approves $1.1bn Tumblr purchase

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


Startup 'Gust' wins SeedStarsWorld Cape Town leg

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


Sharpest drop on record for global PC sales

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


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.


Ghana tech manufacturer RLG to open Dubai office

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


Consol Glass signs on T-Systems for five more years

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


Pan-African online data portal extends reach

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


Digital mapping use 'on the rise' in SA

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


African nations rank low in global ICT index

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


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.