Digital hygiene essential
New research has revealed that Increasing levels of information stored on smartphones, tablets and computers put at risk modern digital devices because of users’ poor digital hygiene.
Nigeria PC market crash
Official PC shipments to Nigeria fell 57.1% year on year in 2016 to total 156,511 units, according to the latest figures compiled by International Data Corporation (IDC).
Log on to .africa domain
The .africa generic top level domain has been approved and local businesses are urged to register their company name at the beginning of July.
Smartphone sales slow across Africa
Africa's smartphone revolution is showing signs of a slowdown according to the latest figures compiled by International Data Corporation (IDC).
PC slump in E Africa
The East Africa PC market – comprising Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania, and Uganda – declined -8.6% year on year in Q4 2016, according to the latest figures compiled by IDC.
Google trains 1m in Africa in digital skills
Google has announced that it has trained 1 million Africans through its Digital Skills programme.
PCs still fall in Mid-East, Africa
The Middle East and Africa (MEA) PC market experienced a mild decline of 1.8% year-on-year (Y-o-Y) in Q4 2016 to total 3.2 million units, according to IDC.
P2P lending takes hold in Africa
Africa has caught the attention of those in the ever-evolving peer-to-peer (P2P) lending sector. A recent report published by the University of Cambridge Judge Business School analyses the current position of Africa on the world’s alternative finance stage.
StoneDrill malware coming to wipe you
Kaspersky Lab has discovered StoneDrill - a wiper that destroys everything on an infected computer and also features advanced anti-detection techniques and espionage tools.
Renault-Nissan deal pays off
The Renault-Nissan Alliance delivered significant growth in 2016, with global sales of 9.96 million vehicles.