Posts Tagged ‘Tech’

Survey, Desktop vs Tablet vs Mobile: which device leads in Africa?

There is a place we all go to on a daily basis, some people once or twice a day whereas others let it consume their lives, taking up every waking moment of their existence. It is of course the internet. The internet provides users with a plethora of content and interactions and has become a […]

Online Safety: 12-15-year-olds send an average of 255 texts per week.

It’s difficult to be a parent in the digital age. Your kids probably know more about the Internet than you do (you can undo sent emails now?), and they’re using gadgets and apps you’ve never heard of (what’s a Whisper?). There’s simply no way to keep kids off the web, or to keep smartphones out […]

Mobile, Tablet Video Streaming Sees Major Year-Over-Year Jump

elevision is changing, and so are the devices we watch it on. A new study from Ooyala, a digital video provider with customers like ESPN, FOX Sports and Comedy Central, found that mobile and tablet video consumption grew 133% year-over-year. Video that was streamed to tablets and mobile devices accounted for 15% of all streamed […]

5 Billion People to use Mobile Phones by 2017

Four years from now, 5.1 billion people will be mobile phone users around the globe — almost 1 billion more mobile users than the 4.3 billion people worldwide using them now. Asia, the region that will see the most growth, is already home to the most mobile phone users. Some 2.4 billion people there use […]