AU's cyber security convention of little consequence

AU's IS
guideline issue

Cyber convention of little
consequence.

Tuesday, Jul 17th

Econet in hot water over electoral spam

Econet in hot water over electoral spam

Unsolicited campaign messages sent to mobile phone subscriber.

'Downtime will impact EcoCash brand'

'Downtime will impact EcoCash brand'

As a pioneer of mobile money industry, Sub-Saharan Africa can ill-afford service interruptions said executive at Veeam.

Zimbabwe ISP ZOL stuns market with data tariff hike

Zimbabwe ISP ZOL stuns market with data tariff hike

Company notifies clients of a rate increase of 5% effective August.

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Zimbabwe still flirting with cryptocurrencies

Central bank says it is ready to embrace blockchain, but says it needs to be cautious as country initiates feasibility study.

Zimbabwe cuts mobile data tariffs

Zimbabwe cuts mobile data tariffs

Regulator confirms reduction from 12.5c to 5c per megabyte, with effect from July.

Data usage drops, revenues dip for Zim mobile operators

Data usage drops, revenues dip for Zim mobile operators

However, Q1 2018 report by local telecommunications regulator also indicates surge in active internet subscriptions.

Dark Fibre Africa expands into Zim amid acquisition rumours

Dark Fibre Africa expands into Zim amid acquisition rumours

Executives will not comment on speculation in the market, but did outline the company's expansion strategy beyond its South African interests.

EcoCash back up after irate customers lash out

EcoCash back up after irate customers lash out

Mobile money platform was down for two days for scheduled maintenance.

Cash-strapped Zim prefers mobile to traditional online banking

Cash-strapped Zim prefers mobile to traditional online banking

Economists, analysts point to limited and costly internet access as factors.

Why Zimbabwe's tech start-ups have it all to do

Why Zimbabwe's tech start-ups have it all to do

WeeTracker report outlines the strengths and challenges within Africa's tech start-up ecosystem.

Zimbabwe: beleaguered telcos push promotions as economic pressure builds

Zimbabwe: beleaguered telcos push promotions as economic pressure builds

Telecel Zimbabwe the latest to review mobile data tariffs as competition grows and operational costs increase.