South Africa phone usage report

Smartphone Usage and Data Costs in South Africa

South Africa is a market leader in the African smartphone market and easily...
Andrew Owens, Teraco

NAPAfrica IXP exceeds 1 Tbps traffic

NAPAfrica is easily Africa's largest Internet Exchange Point. It has announced the new...

Queen Sono debuts on Netflix

Queen Sono is the first African TV series commissioned by the global...
FlutterWave now supports Paga

FlutterWave now supports Paga

All businesses that make use of the FlutterWave payment gateway now have the...
.XYZ Domain Extension

XYZ Registry acquires 4 Domain Extensions from L’Oréal

XYZ.com LLC, a domain name registry operator, has acquired some 4 domain extensions...
Microsoft Azure

Microsoft database containing Customer Support data was accessible from the Internet

Microsoft announced in an email to Azure users that it has corrected an...
WhatsApp exceeds 5 Billion installs on Android

WhatsApp exceeds 5 Billion installs on Android

WhatsApp's growth streak was made more glaring this week as the stats on...
Orange Middle East Africa Morocco

Orange opens new Middle East and Africa headquarters in Morocco

Orange has officially inaugurated its Middle East and Africa operational head office in...
African startup

Future Africa Fund to invest $50,000 into 20 African startups

Future Africa Fund, an angel fund for African startups is investing $50,000 into...
Facebook africa

Facebook empowers 7,000 women in SSA with digital skills

Facebook trained over 7,000 women-owned businesses in digital skills across sub-Saharan Africa in...
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Lenovo launches its first foldable screen PC

Lenovo has unveiled what is being described as the world’s first foldable PC — the ThinkPad X1 Fold — at the on-going...
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Microsoft appoints new Country Manager for Kenya

Microsoft has announced the appointment of Kendi Ntwiga – Nderitu as its Country Manager for operations in Kenya, in a move expected...
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Android 10 update out for the Nokia 6.1 Plus & Nokia...

HMD Global has started rolling out Android 10 update for the Nokia 6.1 Plus and Nokia 7 Plus smartphones. The last device...

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Cool Ideas Fibre ISP: the Good, the Bad, the Ugly (Review)

I've had Vumatel fibre at my home for 3 years now and all...

OpenView HD: free Satellite TV channels for South Africa

Openview is a free satellite TV service targetted at residents of South Africa....

Nollywood (Nigerian) Movies on Netflix

Netflix is increasingly becoming host to a number of Nollywood movies. We list...
Create the perfect online fashion store

Create the perfect online fashion store

Fashion constantly changes over time, and the clothing industry allows you to...
Nokia 7 Plus

Nokia 7 Plus: Specs, Price, Review, Features, Camera

Announced in February 2018, the Nokia 7 Plus is a mid-range smartphone released...
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Showmax: Africa’s #1 Streaming service

Showmax is an internet-based video subscription service that offers on-demand movies and TV...
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NileSat 201: Free TV & Radio

The Egyptian satellite company with the same name launched the Nilesat 201...

Rain 5G, Rain 4G / LTE; Unlimited Data Network in South Africa

Rain launched its data-only network in 2018 and has since been embraced by...

PayPal in Africa

PayPal is available, to various degrees, across 50 African countries and territories. While...
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Turbo-Charging your Media Agency with the Right Software

There is no gain-saying in the fact that marketing is pivotal to the...

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All barcodes are the same, right or wrong?

When starting out with having to have your products barcoded and researching companies which offer services to buy barcodes it may...

Your entrepreneurial “CAB” to success

The financial buzz word at the moment is blockchain technology; this disruptive technology has created a unique opportunity for business, finance but more importantly...

Making finance work for everyone in Africa

FiFi Finance Africa is a new finance portal that promotes financial inclusion and literacy in different parts of Africa. Developed as part...

2019: An interesting year for Retailers in sub-Saharan Africa

2019 was a year of sombre realization for many people all around the world. The brooding sense of a whole new decade...

How a PowerPoint presentation launched one of SA’s leading software companies

2001 saw the tail end of the dot com era. Economies across the globe were thriving and everyone wanted a dot...