International Data Corporation

Kenyans put a hold on buying smartphones as inflation bites

Consumer spending on smartphones declined as prices for basic commodities increased, constraining budgets for technology products.
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Oct 15, 2014

Huawei smartphone sales surge in MEA - IDC

Chinese telecoms player is now the number two player in the region behind Samsung.
Aug 25, 2014

Struggling Egypt looks to African neighbours for ICT growth

Egypt’s government and the IDC launch the ‘Africa Together’ initiative.
Aug 22, 2014

'African govt CIOs increasingly eyeing enterprise mobility'

Third platform technology adoption becoming key priorities for tech leaders, says the IDC.
Aug 18, 2014

Why SA is leading Africa in fighting software piracy

Country has better measures in place when compared to its continental peers.
Aug 13, 2014

‘Africa, Mideast online advertising market to grow 27% annually’

Higher numbers of internet users and growing incomes are key factors, says the IDC.
Aug 4, 2014

Sage wins three African software piracy court cases

Illegal reproduction, usage of the firm’s brand in the Maghreb and Francophone regions.
Jul 24, 2014

Consumerisation forces UX rethink among enterprise software makers

Both Sage and SAP have unveiled better user interfaces over the last two years.
Jul 21, 2014

ICT contribution to Kenya’s GDP hit 12.1% in 2013

Technology plays growing role in East African nation’s economy, says the IDC.
Jul 17, 2014

Economic expansion spurs on African internet PoP race

Multinationals expanding their reach in Africa are prompting a rise in these facilities.
May 29, 2014

‘Grey market dominates Kenya’s phone business’

Two-thirds of handsets sold via unofficial channels as consumers try escape tax, says the IDC.
May 28, 2014

‘Kenya an early adopter of M2M in Africa’

International Data Corporation (IDC) survey points to high levels of usage in the country.