Sub-Saharan Africa's smartphone penetration at 33%

Surge in SSA
smartphone use

Figures expected to
double by 2025.

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Africa must avoid 'digital colonisation'.

Africa must avoid 'digital colonisation'

Increased calls for the continent to embrace global digital revolution and leverage its own resources.

Nigerian businesses look up to the cloud.

Nigerian businesses look up to the cloud

Increase in local adoption driven by digital transformation and the appeal of the 'pay-as-you-consume' model.

Interactive Intelligence launches Customer Engagement Cloud in SA.

Interactive Intelligence launches Customer Engagement Cloud in SA

New cloud service developed to help contact centres accelerate business impact and innovate the customer and agent experience.

MTN ups cloud support for Africa's SMEs.

MTN ups cloud support for Africa's SMEs

Mobile operator launches new services platform in Rwanda, Cameroon.

Gates Foundation backs African Blogger Awards.

Gates Foundation backs African Blogger Awards

New categories that focus on social issues have the support of charitable foundation.

'SA market geared up for cloud computing'.

'SA market geared up for cloud computing'

Senior BMI-TechKnowledge analyst delves into the dynamics of what is driving cloud adoption in Southern African country.

IBM opens first cloud data center in SA.

IBM opens first cloud data center in SA

Collaboration with Gijima and Vodacom expected to fuel cloud adoption across Africa.

SAP, Dimension Data launch HANA Enterprise Cloud into Africa.

SAP, Dimension Data launch HANA Enterprise Cloud into Africa

Aim is to support clients with digital transformation and cloud adoption.

Zimbabwe: Politicians ignite Twitter with bitter exchanges.

Zimbabwe: Politicians ignite Twitter with bitter exchanges

Officials freely communicate across social media platform.

Cloud IT infrastructure market hits US$29bn.

Cloud IT infrastructure market hits US$29bn

Revenue from sales of infrastructure products, including public and private cloud, grew 21.9% year-over-year in 2015, says IDC.

Kenya's Bamba Group the next Dropbox?

Kenya's Bamba Group the next Dropbox?

Global tech investor selects its first company from East Africa.