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Democratisation of Innovation and what it means for…

By Sabine Dall’Omo, CEO of Siemens Southern and Eastern Africa Democratisation of energy is necessary to enable Africans to move into the digital age • Without technological constraints, more people from across Africa are free…

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Clickatell helps MTN South Africa launch chat commerce…

MTN Chat will enable customers to initiate purchase of airtime and data bundles within their WhatsApp chat session MTN South Africa has partnered with global customer engagement company, Clickatell, to launch MTN Chat, enabling its customers…

Tigo

Tigo supports education growth

Tigo, Tanzania’s leading digital lifestyle company, has since last year donated more than 2,400 desks worth over Tshs 230 million (about US$ 105,000) to needy primary schools in the country in a sustainable exercise that…

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Better broadband penetration with converged solution

Avanti Communications Group plc (Avanti), a leading provider of satellite data communications services in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and MainOne, a premier connectivity and data centre solutions company in West Africa, have…

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Africa Peering and Interconnection Forum

Africa Peering and Interconnection Forum (AfPIF) is an annual event that serves as a platform to develop the African Internet The Internet Society and African IXP Association (AFIX) have announced that they will hold the…

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Mastercard + Facebook Messenger to Help Small Businesses

Barcelona (Spain), March 1, 2018/ -- At Mobile World Congress, Mastercard today announced that it will use Facebook Messenger to provide technology to small businesses in Africa and Asia to drive affordable acceptance of electronic…

Mara X, an Android One phone

MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS, Spain, March 1, 2018/ -- In partnership with Google, Mara Corporation Limited (MC) (https://Mara.com) is set to release the Mara X for the African market in the second quarter of 2018. The…

Playing while helping drought stricken Western Cape

Washing powder technology combines with digital technology to make ordinary citizens pro-active water savers Specialist mobile and digital marketing enabler, Digitata Insights, has partnered with Laundry brand Sunlight on a water saving awareness campaign that…

Last year: 360,000 new malicious files daily

The number of new malicious files processed by Kaspersky Lab’s in-lab detection technologies (www.Kaspersky.co.za) reached 360,000 a day in 2017, which is 11.5% more than the previous year. After a slight decrease in 2015, the…