Quantum computing can solve some SKA problems, says IBM

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IBM suggests clear
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Wednesday, Jun 19th

Mastercard, Western Union mobilise digital tech for refugee camp

Mastercard, Western Union mobilise digital tech for refugee camp

The Kakuma refugee community will receive cards, digital vouchers and mobile money services.

Bitcoin or nothing for Shopnow.ng

Bitcoin or nothing for Shopnow.ng

The first online store in Africa to accept Bitcoin as the only means of payment is launching in Nigeria.

Africa poised to transform global access to financial services

Africa poised to transform global access to financial services

Report says progress achieved by sub-Saharan Africa through mobile money is attracting attention from Europe and China.

10 African start-ups positioning to become unicorns

10 African start-ups positioning to become unicorns

With sufficient innovation and investment, experts believe start-ups have the potential to create new jobs, drive economic growth and bring new competitive dynamics.

WorldRemit adds Android Pay to offering

WorldRemit adds Android Pay to offering

The integration will enable Android Pay users to send money +112 million mobile money accounts.

Significant increase in card payments in Africa

Significant increase in card payments in Africa

Direct Pay Online CEO expands on value of mVisa alliance for the broader market.

Cash shortages may play to advantage of Zim's Econet

Cash shortages may play to advantage of Zim's Econet

Econet's mobile money platform could benefit from ongoing economic scenario unfolding in Zimbabwe.

Mobile banking nears US$800m mark in Zimbabwe

Mobile banking nears US$800m mark in Zimbabwe

Analysts point to country's continued cash shortage, as well as the growth and convenience of mobile platforms as key reasons.

Zamtel launches Kwacha mobile money platform

Zamtel launches Kwacha mobile money platform

Telco aims to gain early advantage within country's ultra-competitive mobile money services industry.

Direct Pay Online continues African expansion with latest acquisition

Direct Pay Online continues African expansion with latest acquisition

PayThru South Africa deal strengthens company's value proposition.

ZACR reactivates .africa pioneer programme

ZACR reactivates .africa pioneer programme

Decision based on level of interest generated in public and private sector, claims CEO.