Africa's mobile broadband access below 20%.Africa's mobile broadband access
Penetration rate still below 20%.

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Access Kenya finishes phase one network upgrade.

Access Kenya finishes phase one network upgrade

The company plans to provide network upgrades to 18 towns in Kenya.

'Businesses in emerging markets must digitise or die'.

'Businesses in emerging markets must digitise or die'

To compete in the digital economy, business models and supporting IT systems have to change.

Safaricom to launch set top box service.

Safaricom to launch set top box service

The telecoms company is expected to launch its service this week.

Social network analysis: the key to churn prediction in the prepaid market

Social network analysis is a data mining technique that seeks to explain the behaviour of individuals through their social ties, says Liam Furman, senior analyst at OLRAC SPS.

How Botswana plans to dominate in ICT.

How Botswana plans to dominate in ICT

CEO of Botswana Innovation Hub discusses country's tech strategy.

Savings groups allowed on mobile money platform.

Savings groups allowed on mobile money platform

The new service is being launched by Zim telco, Econet Wireless.

Concerns over 'remittance super racket' in Africa.

Concerns over 'remittance super racket' in Africa

Regulators called on to block potential merger involving industry heavyweights.

African educators 'reluctant' to adopt ICT in schools.

African educators 'reluctant' to adopt ICT in schools

eLearning Africa report suggests a lack of buy-in from key stakeholders.

Tower deals – building Africa's communication capability.

Tower deals – building Africa's communication capability

IHS Towers' deputy CEO discusses market, strategy and capacity.

SA union presses ahead with MTN strike.

SA union presses ahead with MTN strike

No firm response from union on time frame for industrial action.

Firefox smartphone to launch in Bots, Tunisia.

Firefox phone to launch in Bots, Tunisia

Firefox OS phones have already started shipping to other African countries.