Following its earlier ban of advertising cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings on any of its platform, Google is easing on the ban, as they announced on Tuesday that it would allow only regulated cryptocurrency exchanges to advertise in the United States and Japan. According to their blog post, the changes will take place...
According to reports by Reuters, Qualcomm Inc. on Tuesday accused Apple Inc. of stealing its chip-making secrets and giving them to rival Intel Corp, paving the way for Apple to switch to Intel’s improved semiconductors, which may have cost Qualcomm billions of dollars in lost sales. The accusation, made in a...
Business software companies SAP, Microsoft, and Adobe said on Monday they were forming a data alliance that will make it easier for clients running their applications to get a better overview of the customer. The partners announced the Open Data Initiative at a Microsoft conference in Orlando, Florida, saying it would help break...
Huawei Technologies during the ITU Telecom World 2018 in Durban, South Africa mid this month, launched a 'Position Paper' that states that ICT has the transformative power to boost sustainable socio-economic development with the governments having a vital role to play in forming a favorable environment for the dynamic...
Every day, the African technology sector uses some of the most basic mobile technologies in the world to create new disruption. A rising generation of technologists, coders and entrepreneurs are stepping up to solve some of our continent's most pressing problems. Entirely new industries around payment solutions, crowd sourcing and...
Smartphones have come a long way in the last decade - long enough for their hardware to catch up with desktop computers in certain aspects, and their evolution is far from being complete. Smartphone fans have gotten everything they wanted (perhaps with the sole exception of batteries that would...
ONEm Communications on Monday launched its mCoin across Africa. The cryptocurrency program uses “Pseudo-Mining” for coin distribution to the masses and works with and without the internet. On any mobile anyone can own, store, earn, trade mCoin using a revolutionary SMS Wallet. As reported by the World Economic Forum there...
At the ITU Telecom World 2018 held on September 10, Huawei's wireless to the x (WTTx) solution won the Global Corporate Award: Sustainable Development for the outstanding contributions in accelerating the global penetration of broadband connections and improving household and enterprise broadband connections. The authoritative award aims to commend...
The African Development Bank (ADB) has created and refined a new tool called the Country Resilience and Fragility Assessment (CRFA) to offer a completely new method of assessing resilience and fragility using seven key criteria: political inclusiveness, safety and security, justice, the economy, social cohesion, the regional contagion effect,...
Apple Inc. on Wednesday launched their newest iPhone models; the iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR. While they all looked astonishing, awesome, and pricey (as some of us reviewers expected), what had many talking, and up to now some have no idea what it is, was the company's adaption...