VoLTE still a hard sale in Africa

VoLTE's mixed
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Echo Mobile executive
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Friday, Apr 19th

IBM banking on insight from mobile phone use in Africa

IBM banking on insight from mobile phone use in Africa

Technology company says the research it is conducting with a Kenyan bank and telco could revolutionise financial services in Africa.

ROI from IoT projects in Africa depends on connectivity

ROI from IoT projects in Africa depends on connectivity

Vendors looking to reduce complexity by providing a single connection to sensors.

'Africa can be the staging ground of the future'

'Africa can be the staging ground of the future'

Delegates presented with food for thought at Frost & Sullivan's GIL Africa 2017.

Youth can lead Africa's exploration of digital opportunities

Youth can lead Africa's exploration of digital opportunities

Digital expert says the continent's notably young population can be harnessed for technological progress.

IoT will drive efficiency in utility services in Africa – Liquid Telecom

IoT will drive efficiency in utility services in Africa – Liquid Telecom

Networking and connectivity solutions firm releases report highlighting the opportunities IoT offers Africa's utility services providers.

Demystifying AI for business

Demystifying AI for business

Industry analysts offer advice to business leaders on how to avoid hype and effectively leverage the technology.

Egypt taps into multimillion dollar IoT opportunity

Egypt taps into multimillion dollar IoT opportunity

Innovation challenge set up to identify solutions to boost local economy.

AfricaCom 2017 adds new technology arena

AfricaCom 2017 adds new technology arena

The technology arena will be home to over 100 technology-focused exhibitors at the AfricaCom conference in Cape Town in November.

Google announces Lagos on Street View, Launchpad Space

Google announces Lagos on Street View, Launchpad Space

CEO Sundar Pichai makes one of several surprise announcements at 'Google for Nigeria' event.

Botswana Innovation Hub to host US$3 million development programme

Botswana Innovation Hub to host US$3 million development programme

Project aiming to empower youth and entrepreneurs across Southern Africa is funded by De Beers and Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Alibaba's Jack Ma launches African Young Entrepreneurs Fund

Alibaba's Jack Ma launches African Young Entrepreneurs Fund

Fund established to support online businesses in Africa and is set to begin operations this year.