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Data centres consume up to 3% of all global energy production Data centres in South Africa are in the early, exciting stages of development JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, March 10, 2015/ -- Data..
Nairobi, Kenya – March 10, 2015 - Leading Communications and IT Solutions provider AccessKenya Group has today announced its commitment to support the use of technology in the delivery of educati..
Kamantha Müller The number one concern amongst tech users in South Africa is the impact of technology on their privacy. This was the finding of the Annual Poll on How Personal Technology Is Ch..
MTN continues its actions to offer its customers a new digital world and contributes to the emergence of a digital Ivory Coast BARCELONA, Mobile World Congress, March 2, 2015/ -- MTN Côte d'Ivo..
Malawi has developed an innovative and highly successful interactive communications campaign in a quest to solve problems surrounding public health in the country. Through a radio drama programme, ..
Every time we browse the web we leave behind a digital trail of choices, likes and locations. Tracking this footprint has become a pervasive, lucrative and controversial business. The infographic b..
African consumers are increasingly searching online platforms with commercial intent CAPE-TOWN, South-Africa, February 26, 2015/ -- The rise of e-commerce on the African continent is changing th..
Smith J. With the release of Apple’s new iPhone models in 2014, Tim Cook also introduced a new mobile payment system called Apple Pay. Apple Pay works on Near Field Communication (NFC) technol..
Senegal’s Ministry of Education partners with Samsung to launch innovative mobile education solution DAKAR, Senegal, February 17, 2015/ -- The Senegal Ministry of Education and Samsung Electro..
MoneyGram recently announced an agreement with Safaricom that enables consumers in over 90 countries outside Kenya to send funds directly to nearly 20 million customers of M-PESA NAIROBI, Kenya,..
Including Mobile Phones, Flat TV, refrigerators, washing machines, cooking appliances, dishwashers, and air conditioners ISTANBUL, Turkey, February 16, 2015/ -- Vestel (VESBE:TI) (VESTL:Istanbul..
Having arrived a few months ago in Nigeria and Kenya, the Infinix Hot is already a hit! ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, February 13, 2015/ -- The smartphone Infinix Hot marks its arrival in Côte d..
Julien Daniels: We all know the next generation workplace requires a better user experience and simpler IT network. Unified Access is the way to support this workplace however today’s network ..
Data breaches increased 49 percent in 2014 to 1 billion data records compromised, with cybercriminals targeting identity theft as top breach category JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, February 12, 201..
Vendors in Marondera have said Zanu PF youths are moving around the town forcing them to surrender their mobile phones to check if they have video or picture clips showing President Robert Mugabe f..
Data security is more important today than ever before, we can now access our data from almost anywhere in the world – but this increase in convenience also means an increase in vulnerabilities. ..
The Secretary-General of International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Zhao Houlin arrived in Rwanda last evening for a three-day visit. During his three-day visit, Houlin will meet Rwandan Leade..
CAPE-TOWN, South-Africa, January 28, 2015/ -- Data consumption continues to grow at an incredible pace globally. Over 90% of all the data in the world was created in the past two years, and the tot..
Governments and Internet users can be at odds with each other when it comes to who should control the Internet. There has always been a lot of controversy around what people should be able to share..
ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, January 23, 2015/ -- The year 2014 marked a particular point in the adventure of the No. 1 online retailer in Côte d’Ivoire, which started in June 2013. In 2014 Jumia ..
David King: The wheels are turning ever faster in the telecom industry. For every year, there are new and often unexpected developments. As we face another eventful year, industry expert David K..
Streaming video is video content sent to viewers in compressed format over the Internet and viewed by the recipients in real time. With streaming video or any other streaming media for that matter,..
January 20, 2015, London – Azimo, the online money transfer service, today announced that customers across Europe can now send money to recipients in Benin, Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, Guinea-Biss..
Vodacom becomes the first mobile operator to initiate the large-scale rollout of an EMV banking card that is accepted anywhere JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, January 20, 2015/ -- Gemalto (Euronext ..
Pearl Whitehead: Are you tired of feeling disorganised? Bored of writing endless lists and misplacing them? It’s time to become more systematic so you’ll feel more relaxed and at ease knowin..