23 Apr

MTN, Audiomack fine-tune Nigeria’s music streaming opportunity

High cost of data in the country is preventing Nigeria from fully unlocking the potentials of music streaming says service.

Hormuud Telecom launches Somalia’s first mobile money application

WAAFI Fintech app launches as telco expands digital infrastructure across the country.
Apr 15, 2021

SA’s lower data costs a boon for mobile gaming says Ekasi Esports

Global gaming industry has exploded under lockdown when it was already the third most popular entertainment genre in the world after books and gambling, according to Ekasi Esports.
Apr 14, 2021

Gebeya’s aspiration to be Africa’s premier tech talent marketplace

CEO Amadou Daffe explains company’s value proposition and view on the role of AI in recruitment.
Apr 12, 2021

Direct Carrier Billing alliance launches Index to combat fraud in Africa

Telecoming and Evina sign a global pact to enhance security in DCB payments.
Apr 6, 2021

After court defeat, Oracle maintains Google ‘stole’ Java

The Supreme Court rules Google did not commit copyright infringement against Oracle when it copied snippets of Java to build its Android OS.
Mar 23, 2021

Digital transformation with Nebula, Azure & Engen

Engen uses Nebula’s Microsoft Azure-based solutions Surge Cloud Platform™ and Surge Identity™ to enable a successful cloud environment.
Mar 17, 2021

African streaming service Boomplay pens fresh deal with Universal Music Group

New licensing agreement will open up new markets including Cameroon, Côte d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Senegal and South Africa.
Mar 17, 2021

Perl the most sought-after software skill in 2021 says Tunga

Research by Dutch tech company ranks top twenty of the most in demand software skills.
Mar 16, 2021

Data privacy instrumental in African lead management

Not necessarily a bad thing says Louise Robinson, sales director of CG Consulting.
Mar 15, 2021

Zambia: cost of cyber crime running into trillions of Kwacha

Cyber-attacks pose danger of grave financial loss according to the Overseas Security Advisory Council’s Zambia 2020 Crime and Safety Report.
Mar 10, 2021

Trends that will redefine the mobile gaming experience

Analysts say the gaming industry generated US$85-billion in value in 2020, according to Rami Osman, Director for Corporate Sales and Marketing, MediaTek Middle East and Africa.