Apple to face tough competition in mobile payments

Apple to face tough competition in mobile payments

Thursday, 18 September 2014 08:00

Apple's move to enter eCommerce market with Apple Pay, a digital payment system that lets people pay for retail store... Read more

Opera launches HTML5 TV rendering engine at IBC

Opera launches HTML5 TV rendering engine at IBC

Thursday, 18 September 2014 07:17

Opera launched HTML5 TV rendering engine at the International Broadcasting Convention (IBC) held in Amsterdam between 12-16 September 2014 Read more

Zamtel and NEC to build new microwave radio transmission network in Zambia

Zamtel and NEC to build new microwave radio transmission network in Zambia

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 13:34

Zambian telecom company Zamtel and Japanese IT service provider NEC Corporation have agreed to build a digital microwave radio transmission... Read more

Millicom and Kalixa to create online payment service in Africa and Latin America

Millicom and Kalixa to create online payment service in Africa and Latin America

Tuesday, 16 September 2014 06:28

Swedish telecom company Millicom has entered a joint venture (JV) with online payment service Kalixa to create a payment process... Read more

SES joins forces with Kiora

SES joins forces with Kiora

Monday, 15 September 2014 07:55

SES broadband services is to enter into partnership with content platform developer Kiora on a content distribution and connectivity platform... Read more

Cloud computing likely to generate US$288 million by 2018, reveals Frost & Sullivan report

Cloud computing likely to generate US$288 million by 2018, reveals Frost & Sullivan report

Thursday, 11 September 2014 11:13

Revenue from the cloud computing business from Kenya and South Africa is targeted to reach US$288mn in 2018, revealed a... Read more

Kenyan bank launches mobile and Internet applications for easy banking

Kenyan bank launches mobile and Internet applications for easy banking

Thursday, 11 September 2014 10:39

The National Bank of Kenya (NBK) has introduced mobile and Internet applications for smoother customer transactions Read more

SkyVision supports students at Ghana’s Crossover Academy

SkyVision supports students at Ghana’s Crossover Academy

Thursday, 11 September 2014 07:31

Global IP telecommunication service provider SkyVision donates its satellite connectivity solutions to support students at Ghana’s Crossover International Academy Read more

Striking the balance between digital and traditional platforms for customer service

Striking the balance between digital and traditional platforms for customer service

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 07:07

In an age where people are just as likely to contact a call centre or visit a branch as they... Read more

Bharti Airtel and Tigo to integrate mobile money services in Tanzania

Bharti Airtel and Tigo to integrate mobile money services in Tanzania

Tuesday, 09 September 2014 12:33

Telecom major Bharti Airtel has begun a service which will allow customers to use its mobile money service with Tanzania’s... Read more

Safaricom and Airtel acquire Essar Telecom Kenya for US$120mn

Safaricom and Airtel acquire Essar Telecom Kenya for US$120mn

Tuesday, 09 September 2014 07:06

Essar Telecommunications Kenya Ltd has announced it has sold its yuMobile network to two local telecom firms at a cost... Read more

Core network businesses in Africa and Asia

Core network businesses in Africa and Asia

Wednesday, 03 September 2014 07:35

How MTN's challenges and opportunities in Uganda mirror its operations in Iran Read more

Airtel undergoes mobile network expansion

Airtel undergoes mobile network expansion

Monday, 01 September 2014 07:43

Telecommunications company Airtel Zambia has invested US$142mn in network expansion with a view to enhance customer service Read more

MTN named as leading network operator in Uganda

MTN named as leading network operator in Uganda

Monday, 25 August 2014 08:40

An independent assessment report carried out by the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) found that MTN Uganda was the leading network... Read more

Airtel and Verifone Mobile Money to introduce merchant enablement in Africa

Airtel and Verifone Mobile Money to introduce merchant enablement in Africa

Monday, 25 August 2014 06:28

Telecom major Airtel has reached an agreement with Verifone Mobile Money to introduce merchant enablement across Africa Read more

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