When it comes to training and agri-education, technology is the perfect catalyst. Just as progress is being made in farming techniques, so is the use of similar advances to drive skills and education
Howard Blight 2 days ago
Mozilla, the non-profit which runs the Firefox internet browser, said it was launching a drive against "fake news"
Watershed moment for African internet: installation of first direct subsea link between Africa and South America begins in Angola
One inventor from the DRC believes he has developed a device that can make emailing over 100-times cheaper than it would be via cellular networks
Internet penetration in Africa sits at about 25%. Mozilla-backed research reveals the main barriers to internet access in African countries
According to the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), the number of internet users in Nigeria's telecommunications networks has increased to 91.6 million in June
The .africa cross-continent roadshow to officially launch the new geographic top level domain (gTLD), kicked off at the 29th African Union (AU) Summit held at the AU Headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
African internet group, Jumia, has been named among the MIT Top 50 Smartest Companies of 2017
In total, .africa recorded 981 registrations by trademark owners over the 60 days from 4 April 2017, placing it within the top ten globally
According to Dataxis, in 2016, most 4G subscribers came from a few leading countries in northern and southern Africa. Significant disparities in 4G development and adoption still exist depending on the country
Konnect Africa is reportedly set to reshape the satellite broadband industry. The company is making a strong push with a double objective
Connected learning key to improving education in Africa, says Internet Society study
Airtel Networks Limited and ZTE have announced a strategic partnership to launch 4G (fourth generation wireless mobile telecommunications technology) in Nigeria
Internet access restored in anglophone Cameroon after three months, following a widely-criticised government shutdown
Jumia unveils its third white paper on mobile trends in Africa, and shows Chinese dominance in the smartphone market
In continuation of Part 1, Frost & Sullivan's ICT team highlights a few tech trends
It's easy to be inundated by the avalanche of technology that exists and is constantly coming out, leading to a plethora of emerging trends in the market and across the globe.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is in Africa to learn and share his dream of a connected world. Zuckerberg, who co-founded the social networking site
With smartphone usage on the up and IT literacy expanding, bringing Internet of Things (IoT) level connectivity is a natural progression for this tech-hungry continent
Brett Parker 16 Aug 2016
Opera, the cellphone browser developer and manager, has gained more than 60% of South African market share and more than 70% of African market
Alistair Anderson 21 Jul 2016
Bharti Airtel Africa, a telecommunications service provider with operations in 17 countries across Africa, has announced that it has launched Free Basics in Nigeria in partnership with Facebook
The high capacity Nigerian-Cameroon submarine cable system (NCSCS) connecting Lagos in Nigeria and Kribi in Cameroon has been completed
Convergence Partners announced the successful close of its Convergence Partners Communication Infrastructure Fund (CPCIF), with capital of over $200 million, making it one of the largest funds dedicated solely to ICT infrastructure in Africa
The influx of mobile phone has enhanced ease of access across the world - no more so than in Africa
If we don't make great strides with SA's internet growth, we'll lag even further behind the rest of the world, says Strategy Worx CEO Steven Ambrose
Leigh Andrews 29 Jan 2015
The lawyer for a group of detained Ethiopian bloggers and reporters said he intended filing a civil suit against the country's police for holding them without charge for nearly three months.
WASHINGTON, USA: Al-Qaeda and other terrorist groups have expanded their online presence with increased use of social media, creating new challenges for thwarting attacks, said a study released Wednesday, 14 May.