SA ranks third in Africa for broadband speed

SA's race for
broadband

Researchers outline
country's ranking.

Monday, Aug 19th

African mobile solutions interest the world at MWC2017

African mobile solutions interest the world at MWC2017

GMSA says uniquely African solutions and services based on mobile technology continue to receive considerable global attention.

Huawei picks April 2017 for Africa launch of P10 devices

Mobile World Congress: Huawei picks April 2017 to launch P10 in Africa

Phonemaker says the sale of new devices in Africa and other parts will take place a month after initial rollouts in China and Europe.

MTN Cameroon CEO refutes allegations of privacy breach

MTN Cameroon CEO refutes allegations of privacy breach

Operator says messages sent to subscribers on behalf of Cameroon's government are not in violation of customer privacy.

Taxify gains traction in Africa

Taxify gains traction in Africa

Company says its drivers on the continent make more trips than European counterparts and expansion is on the cards.

Safe Delivery App launched to combat infant mortality in Ghana

Safe Delivery App launched to combat infant mortality in Ghana

App allows users to download evidence-based and up-to-date clinical guidelines on facilitating child birth.

Kenyan app aims to tackle obesity

Kenyan app aims to tackle obesity

SIMWAY recommends weight reduction behaviour goals designed to help users achieve their personal calorie reduction target.

Zimbabwe: about-turn on data price hike

Zimbabwe: about-turn on data price hike

Following consumer outcry, officials have ordered operators to revert back to previous rates.

African mobile airtime start-up wants early market share

African mobile airtime start-up wants early market share

Senditoo has set its sights on growing in 2017.

Mobile app Taxify heats up competition in Kenya

Mobile app Taxify heats up competition in Kenya

New arrival on the app-based mobile transport scene aims to leverage the harmony it has with drivers to aggressively compete in the East African country's marketplace.

MNOs offer startups more than just finance – GSMA

MNOs offer startups more than just finance – GSMA

Newly released report details the resources available to startups and why the alliance with telcos can work.

TNM Malawi, Kirusa launch InstaVoice service

TNM Malawi, Kirusa launch InstaVoice service

Kirusa is making a foray into Malawi through newly established alliance.