Zambia reacts to poor network services.

Zambia takes on poor networks

Govt wants unity against poor digital services.

Thursday, Mar 23rd

Mobile

Kenya's Ushahidi launches apps for offline data collection

Kenya's Ushahidi launches apps for offline data collection

Crowdsourcing data platform extends offering to include offline users.

Millennials, mobile centrics and screen shifters drive content streaming

Millennials, mobile centrics and screen shifters drive content streaming

Ericsson report finds that mobile connectivity is shaping media consumption in South Africa, as well as the rest of the world.

Taxify gains traction in Africa

Taxify gains traction in Africa

Company says its drivers on the continent make more trips than European counterparts and expansion is on the cards.

App takes human rights education to Nigerians

App takes human rights education to Nigerians

Human rights law expert details the rationale behind the mobile offering.

Kenyan app aims to tackle obesity

Kenyan app aims to tackle obesity

SIMWAY recommends weight reduction behaviour goals designed to help users achieve their personal calorie reduction target.

Uber urges SA's meter taxi drivers to compete with technology

Uber urges SA's metered taxi drivers to compete with technology

Company representative says disgruntled cab drivers should urgently tap into the growing opportunity for ride-hailing applications in Africa.

African mobile airtime start-up wants early market share

African mobile airtime start-up wants early market share

Senditoo has set its sights on growing in 2017.

African mobile solutions interest the world at MWC2017

African mobile solutions interest the world at MWC2017

GMSA says uniquely African solutions and services based on mobile technology continue to receive considerable global attention.

MNOs offer startups more than just finance – GSMA

MNOs offer startups more than just finance – GSMA

Newly released report details the resources available to startups and why the alliance with telcos can work.

Huawei picks April 2017 for Africa launch of P10 devices

Mobile World Congress: Huawei picks April 2017 to launch P10 in Africa

Phonemaker says the sale of new devices in Africa and other parts will take place a month after initial rollouts in China and Europe.

MTN Cameroon CEO refutes allegations of privacy breach

MTN Cameroon CEO refutes allegations of privacy breach

Operator says messages sent to subscribers on behalf of Cameroon's government are not in violation of customer privacy.