ZTE and MTN South Africa showcase 5G use cases at AfricaCom 2019
The demonstration featured the on-site 5G holographic real-time communication, bionic robot, AR/VR and other application cases, fully showcasing 5G network capability, said Xiao Ming, Senior Vice-President at ZTE.
There is no fourth industrial revolution without 5G
4G can’t cope with the possibilities that accompany Industry 4.0, says Nicolas Blixell, VP at Ericsson for MEA.
Africa, like the rest of the world, must get ready for 5G
Huawei’s Mohamed Madkour believes now is the best time for Africa to start thinking about 5G deployments.
Luno co-founder: Crypto is the antidote to Africa's currency woes
Crypto-currencies will solve many of the issues associated with existing fiat currencies in Africa, says Marcus Swanepoel, co-founder and CEO of Luno.
Vodacom boosts Africa’s smart feature phone proposition
Just like MTN, Vodacom eyes bringing the KaiOS affordable smart feature phones to SA in early 2020.
Liquid Telecom links East and West Africa with fibre
New high-capacity digital corridor connects the DRC to neighbouring Tanzania and Zambia.
Taking ‘location, location, location’ out of retail
Chatbots have improved over the years but there’s still much work to be done, say Pieter de Villiers and Brett King.
MTN, ZTE showcase Africa’s first live 5G video call
The companies successfully undertook Africa’s first live video call using 5G network technology at AfricaCom 2019.