‘Africa’

Mobile Ecommerce Trends

As mobile usage grows more and more daily its important to keep up with trends in traffic and how people are using their mobile phone. A smaller developer may not have the resources to have a mobile site that runs like a big ecommerce retailer. Read more

Africa finally pays its own way — with a mobile phone

Mobile is big. Even bigger than you think. No technology in the history of mankind has achieved the reach and penetration globally that rivals that of the mobile phone. According to the International Telecommunications Union, at the end of 2011, there were approximately six billion mobile phone subscriptions. This is equivalent to 87% of the […]

How to Stay Updated With Mobile and Technology News in Africa

Today’s world is driven by technology. Can you imagine what life will be like without gadgets that have become a boon to us via modern technology? With newer technological innovations, the world has become virtually dependent on and addicted to technologies. In recent past, the most popular information sources for technology news came from TV shows, tech […]

Top 20 Tech Startups in Africa

In its February 2012 issue, Forbes Africa magazine (a licensed affiliate of FORBES Magazine) published its list of Africa’s top 20 tech startups. Each of the startups included in the list had to meet up to a very strict criteria: These tech startups include: Mxit : a FREE online instant messenger that runs on close […]