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Exclusive: African Audio Marketplace Waabeh Helping Artists Sell Their Music Online

  Waabeh is the slang word for great or awesome in sheng - (hybrid language of English and Swahili). The name captures what  Waabeh aspires...

iROKO Partners Welcome Wabona, More Players Reach More People

Afrikan Dust Media, a media company based in Cape Town, South Africa  recently launched Wabona, a pay per view video streaming service in South Africa...

Rural Ghana Gets First-time Mobile Voice & Data Connectivity Via K-NET

Wednesday November 21, K-NET Limited, a  Ghana and sub-Saharan Africa network solutions provider operating throughout launched mobile voice and data connectivity for the first-time, a move...

Seedstars World Comes To Africa To Find The Best Startup But By Invite Only

  Seedstars World is coming to Africa in a move to find  the best startup in emerging and fast growing startup scenes.   Seedstars World is an...

Meet DJ Focus AKA Kelvin Doe,Self Trained Radio Engineer,15 & From Sierria Leone

Kelvin Doe surprised the world when he demonstrated a radio station he build from parts collected from streets. The crowd at MIT were astonished at the youngest...

Rupu, Kenya’s Groupon Launches Rupushops With Delivery To Anywhere In The Country

We just realised that Kenya's daily deals website Rupu has done what it promised. The startup, launched in December 2010 by Ben Maina, now 28...

Road Tripper Goes Live In SA To Help Travelers Share Their Travel Routes

Road Tripper, a free Facebook travel application has been launched by in SA by Europcar  to help travelers share their favourite travel routes and tips or suggestions...

Interview With Richard Barry, Founder Spaza Shop | A Marketplace For South African Android...

According to the World Sustainable Organisation, a spaza shop is as a small family owned business selling goods from home in the black suburbs...

Time Is Right For Africa To Embrace Mobile Payment Technology- Fully

Ian Steyn, Account Manager – Value Added Sales at ZunguZ  joined a panel of ICT industry experts at AfricaCom 2012, a premier ICT and...

RIM May Get A Life, They Just Signed Goal.com As Official Marketing Partner In...

  Monday November 19 Goal.com, now the world's largest football website run by PERFORM sports media group partnered with BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM),...

Nokia Launches HERE To Make Mobile Location Awesome,Considers iOS,Firefox & Android

Nokia on Wednesday November 14 launched HERE maps across several devices and operating systems in a move the Finish firm says will change the...

Microsoft Platforms Lead To Innovative Value Reports Dac Systems

Technologically speaking, there is a ‘perfect storm’ heading Africa’s way and the opportunity is now for companies to position themselves to leverage off the...

Inside Kenya’s Crowdpesa | Mobile Marketplace For Shoppers & Merchants

Crowdpesa is a mobile marketplace for both Merchants and Shoppers to transact easily using existing mobile money services such as MPesa.  Crowdpesa provides Shoppers...

Founder Institute Planning To Launch A Startup Accelerator In Alexandria Egypt

The Founder Institute is in final plans to open a new chapter in Alexandria, Egypt for the Spring of 2013 to help entrepreneurs in Egypt start...

Kim Dotcom’s New Mega Goes Live In New Zealand, After Gabon Government Denied Him...

This morning Kim Dotcom announced in a tweet that his site was online and legally. He tweeted, "New Zealand will be the home of our new...

Kuza Mobile Helps You Trade In Your Area | Interview With Pieter Nel CEO

Kuza is a mobile, location-based business platform for feature phones that helps buyers and sellers in emerging markets to trade goods and services in...

ILO, Safaricom Foundation, Inoorero University & Chase Bank Unveil The 2012 Enablis Business Plan...

In a move to promote entrepreneurship in the country ILO, the Safaricom Foundation, Inoorero University and Chase Bank together with the Enablis Entrepreneurial Network...

Xmx Me,Bulk SMS App Developed By A 14 Year Old Boy From Port Harcourt,Nigeria

Xmx Me is a mobile phone application that is used to send customized bulk SMS at a very reduced price with improved and cool functions...

Transparency International Goes SMS To Beat Corruption In Zimbabwe

Transparency International Zimbabwe (TI-Z) a non- profit, non- partisan, systems oriented local chapter of the international movement against corruption recently launched an Interactive Short...

Skype Aims At SMEs With New Online Platform

­ Skype,a VoIP telephony Thursday launched a new online platform dubbed Skype in the workspace (SITW) in a move to help SME's promote themselves to...

Rocket Internet Launches Hellofood, An Online Food Ordering Service In Nigeria & Morrocco

Rocket Internet has launched something new in Nigeria and this time, a food delivery portal dubbed Hellofood. Launched both in Nigeria and Morocco, Hellofood is...

Nigeria’s Answer To Microsoft Sharepoint, Interview With Francis Onwumere Co Founder & CEO Prowork

Nigeria's Prowork enables real time collaboration, anywhere and anytime, allowing team members to stay on top of what’s happening on their projects. According to the...

Telkom Business To Give Staff Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 Tablets For Official Use

SA's Telkom Business has partnered with Samsung SA to give its senior management and staff each a Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet, showing just...

Opera Releases SA Specific Browser

  Users of Opera Software in South Africa can now download version 12.10 of the desktop browser specifically built for them. Designed with Speed Dials...

Vodafone’s M-Pesa Team Up With HomeSend To Sign Up More Communities To International Money...

This November Vodafone is linking up its M-Pesa to HomeSend ,a  person to person global money transfer hub in a move that will see ...

Android Smartphone OS Celebrates 4th Anniversary With 75 Percent Market Share

  A new report by the International Data Corporation (IDC) shows that Android had a 75 percent lead in smartphone phone OS of all the...

University Students From Rwanda Launch WeGo, Expect to Replace Google Maps in Africa

  GO LTD, a startup founded by university students based in Rwanda is finalising development of a mobile web and SMS app to  help people...

The Mobile App Mugabe Loves

A data visualisation app for iPhone and iPad has been used to present the results of South Africa’s national census to the media. The app,...

iROKING Partners With GoMetro To Take Music Mobile To All Commuters in SA

Brand new mobile partnership to bring iROKING artists to South Africa commuters – anytime, anywhere iROKO Partners, the world’s largest online distributor of African music...

Kenya’s University of Nairobi Computer Science Students Set To Launch Country’ First Tablet Ever

Computer Science students from Kenya's University of Nairobi (UON) are set to launch a tablet they designed. The tablet will be the first ever from...