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High quality screen protection for smartphones, tablets.

High quality screen protection for smartphones, tablets

TitanShield by eSTUFF is high-grade screen protection for smartphones and tablets, made of real Japanese tempered glass, hardened to a strength nine times tougher than ordinary glass.

Africa’s mobile broadband subscribers top 172mn.

Africa’s mobile broadband subscribers top 172mn

The Broadband Commission’s report highlights how 3G and 4G access is rapidly expanding.

Malawi’s ‘Pasavute’ touches 20 million airtime advance requests.

Malawi’s ‘Pasavute’ reaches 20 million airtime advance requests

Service from Telekom Networks Malawi allows for subscribers to buy airtime on credit.

Kenya: CA allows Equity Bank’s thin SIM tech.

Kenya: CA allows Equity Bank’s thin SIM tech

Communications authority dismisses Safaricom's 'security concerns' complaint.

Sub-Saharan Africa accounts for 15% of global smartphone market.

Sub-Saharan Africa has world's lowest smartphone adoption

The GSMA says this will change as more affordable devices become widely available.

Zamtel wins mobile money licence.

Zamtel wins mobile money licence

Bank of Zambia gives it the green light to target subscribers with the service.

Zimbabwe introduces 25% mobile phone tax.

Zimbabwe introduces 25% mobile phone tax

Dwindling state coffers have pushed the country's finance minister to launch new levies.

Mobile internet to drive Nigeria’s media boom - PwC.

Mobile internet to drive Nigeria's media boom - PwC

Number of consumers to increase from 7.7 million in 2013 to 50.4 million in 2018.

Zambian opposition parties reject mobile phone election tech.

Zambian opposition parties reject mobile phone election tech

Fears of vote rigging exist as the Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) faces a crisis.

Airtime top-up card ‘litter’ angers Zim govt.

Airtime top-up card ‘litter’ angers Zim govt

Lawmakers mulling legislation to force mobile networks to tackle the ‘problem’.

Apple unveils watch and larger iPhones.

Apple unveils watch and larger iPhones

The technology giant is in bid to retake its innovation crown.