Target connectivity first, then 4IR ambition - Vodacom

Africa's 4IR
priorities

Vodacom exec stresses
need for connectivity.


Friday, Nov 22nd

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.

App Store's winning start to 2017

App Store's winning start to 2017

App developers earned US$20 billion in 2016 - up 40% from 2015.

Analysts forecast multiple challenges to mobile management.

Analysts forecast multiple challenges to mobile management

One example raised at Gartner Symposium 2016 - by 2018, 25% of new mobile apps will talk to IoT devices.

Mobile 'techpreneurs' do Africa proud from LA

Mobile 'techpreneurs' do Africa proud from LA

Mobile gaming startup launches first title, aims to pioneer concept of charitable gaming.

'No re-play' as Huawei unveils G Series handsets for Africa.

'No re-play' as Huawei unveils G Series handsets for Africa

Offering now available in all markets across the continent.

Africa: almost US$70-bn in mobile revenue by 2021

Africa: almost US$70-bn in mobile revenue by 2021

Continent to cross 1b mobile subscriptions, digital service strategies paying off says Ovum Market Outlook.

MTN to outsource Call Centre facilities.

MTN to outsource Call Centre facilities

Mobile operator adopts hybrid outsource model to shed some facilities, reduce operational costs and streamline operation.

85% mobile subscription penetration in Sub-Saharan Africa.

85% mobile subscription penetration in Sub-Saharan Africa

Ericsson global mobility report forecasts 105% in the region by 2022.

MTN crowns Domestly as 2016 App of the Year.

MTN crowns Domestly as 2016 App of the Year

Telco says plans are afoot to introduce annual app competition in other African countries.

SA leads Africa in app usage

SA leads Africa in app usage

Opera releases key findings of its State of the Mobile Web Africa 2016 Report.

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Mobile tech industry stakeholders must unite say experts

Partnerships within Africa's mobile industry are critical in efforts to address connectivity and socio-economic challenges.