MTN Increases Stake in Mobile Micro-Insurance Firm aYo

MTN, Africa’s largest mobile phone group, has increased its shareholding in mobile-micro-insurance firm aYo through acquisition of additional shares. In 2017, South Africa’s third-biggest insurer Momentum...
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Huawei’s Watch GT 2e Now Available in South Africa

The Huawei Watch GT 2e is the newest addition to the Huawei Watch GT 2 Series. This 46mm fitness watch is stylish, with a...

FNB wants to conquer digital banking through its own branded smartphone

South Africa’s banking group FNB is aiming to redefined mobile banking by launching its own branded FNB smartphone, a move that fully integrates banking...

Vodacom turns focus to premium smartphones, seeks to capture high-end market

As consumers consume more data, surf the internet and share big moments with friends and family, Vodacom is seeking to capture the high-end smartphone...

Don’t hang up yet: the latest study linking mobile phones to cancer has big problems

You may have seen the headlines over the weekend, reporting on a new study that’s supposedly found a link between mobile phones and cancer....

Smartphones data can be compromised when charged using freely available points at airports, cafes

Smartphones can be compromised when charged using a standard USB connection connected to a computer, Kaspersky Lab experts have discovered in a proof-of-concept experiment....

From silicon chips to smart phones – making technology work for you

No one buys technology just for the sake of technology. If that were the case, we might all have pockets full of silicon chips...

How mobile phones are disrupting teaching and learning in Africa

Mobile phones have become ubiquitous in Africa. Among younger users, basic phones are most common. But more pupils are accessing smartphones that can connect...

Sage One empowers entrepreneurs to track their businesses from their phones or tablets

As a business owner you may find it difficult to keep track of transactions – don't despair! A solution for entrepreneurs and small businesses...

App gives parents remote monitoring abilities on their kids’ smartphones

Technology keeps families in a state of interruption and having a smart device-free time is a challenge. To reshape the meaning of family time...

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