SoftBank pumps billions into world’s major tech firms
Adobe, Alphabet, Amazon, Microsoft, Netflix, Nvidia, PayPal and Zoom are among the 25 companies into which SoftBank has invested a total of $3.9 billion.
Ericsson wants to accelerate 5G adoption in Africa
Todd Ashton, Ericsson’s newly-appointed vice-president and head of South and East Africa, looks to drive the adoption of 5G on the African continent.
Shunned by the West, Huawei powers SA’s 5G networks
All three telcos that have launched 5G in SA are using Huawei in parts of their 5G networks, including the Huawei 5G CPE router.
Nokia taps former PayPal CMO to lead marketing strategy
HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, appoints Stephen Taylor as its chief marketing officer, to lead the company’s overall marketing strategy and execution.
Apple’s most affordable iPhone well-timed for SA’s fragile economy
The mid-range second-generation iPhone SE is a solid alternative for local consumers seeking a powerful phone on an affordable budget, say analysts.
Nokia intros new devices, brings iconic Nokia 5310 back to life
HMD Global unveils four new smartphones, which include its first “global 5G” device and the revamped Nokia 5310.