Initiatives to make smartphones more affordable in the region will gain momentum this year, says the GSMA’s Kenechi Okeleke.
Netflix will remain the market leader, with 6.9 million subscribers by 2029, while Showmax will garner 3.7 million, says Digital TV Research.
Italian financial institution Cassa Depositi e Prestiti invites African start-ups to apply for the Archipelagos SME support programme.
The 2023 TikTok Top Creator Awards celebrate the African creator community, highlighting creativity, innovation and impact.
Google announces a new Gemini Advanced mobile app subscription for R429 per month.
By leveraging AI and machine learning, banks can interact with customers in real-time through their preferred communication channels: chat, voice or text.
Generative AI tools can automate the creation of marketing content, e-mails, social media posts, product descriptions and even website development.
The bank’s ChatWallet provides a range of services, from receiving money to making payments and even withdrawing cash via WhatsApp
The new African Online Safety Platform seeks to address online safety issues on the continent and provide a repository of research on related issues.
The persistent weak economic climate characterised by subdued consumer spend will see telcos increase data prices, says Africa Analysis.
Digital services have been instrumental in helping make SA’s digital future across all levels of society a reality, says Tumi Sekhukhune-Chamayou, chief enterprise business officer at MTN.
The Financial Sector Conduct Authority warns of criminals increasingly targeting online investment firms in SA.