WorldRemit launches digital money transfers within Africa
WorldRemit launches digital money transfers within Africa

Leading international money transfer company WorldRemit has launched a new digital service within Africa, making it easier to send and receive money across the continent.

13 hours ago

How digital is driving media growth in Africa
How digital is driving media growth in Africa

Affluent consumers in Africa are at the forefront of adopting new technologies and social media is now considered the first port of call for news, as they embrace digital technology more rapidly than affluent consumers in Europe.

14 Sep 2018

AfricaCom 2018 takes place in Cape Town, 13-15 November 2018.
Celebrating Africa's digital heroes in 2018

AfricaCom will once again reward the success and innovation of those companies and individuals in Africa that have achieved the best solutions, products and have improved connectivity, to lead Africa through the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

14 Sep 2018

In-app programmatic exchange for Africa launched
In-app programmatic exchange for Africa launched

Due to rising demand of in-app programmatic advertising in the EMEA region (Europe, Middle East and Africa), InMobi has launched the InMobi Exchange for programmatic buyers to provide premium mobile ad experiences.

12 Sep 2018

Final call for entries to AppsAfrica Innovation Awards
Final call for entries to AppsAfrica Innovation Awards

Startups have one week left to apply to the fourth annual AppsAfrica Innovation Awards, celebrating the best in mobile and tech from across Africa.

By Gabriella Mulligan 10 Sep 2018

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African research dominated by mobile, social media

There is a cry for insight into African markets, yet there is very little data capability, and what data is available, is often out of date and not accurate. At least, that's the perception.

By Danette Breitenbach 6 Sep 2018

Africacom, Cape Town.
The spread of digital connectivity in Africa

Africa's largest technology, media and telecommunications conference and exhibition, AfricaCom 2018, held in Cape Town, 13-15 November 2018, will cover the most strategic digital issues affecting companies in Africa's digital market: services, efficiency, profitability, customer experience, partnerships, policy and more.

3 Sep 2018

Vicinity Media extends African footprint
Vicinity Media extends African footprint

Not content with monetising the biggest mobile network in South Africa, Vicinity Media has been building a comprehensive network of publishers north of the border. The network has been established as clients, in both SA and further afield, looking to reach consumers with true location targeting within a premium publisher environment.

Issued by Vicinity Media 30 Aug 2018

Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa.
Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa 2nd cohort announced

Google has announced the 11 startups selected to join the second Launchpad Accelerator Africa class, with applications to the programme spiking following the success of the first round.

By Gabriella Mulligan 29 Aug 2018