Category: Technology

TelOne, NetOne to be Privatised

Government has intensified efforts to partially privatise telecommunication companies Telone and NetOne and is offering the two entities to potential investors as a...

NetOne’s OneMoney Records 33pc Growth

State-Owned mobile communications firm, NetOne, recorded the biggest growth rate of 32,7 percent on its mobile money platform, OneMoney in the fourth quarter of last...

Foreign Partners Desert Telecom Firms Due to Inability to meet Payment Obligations in Foreign Currency.

Zimbabwe’s telecommunications companies are being deserted by their foreign partners that service and upgrade their systems due to inability to meet payment...

Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) Record 36% Revenue Increase

Zimbabwe’s mobile network operators recorded a 36% increase in revenue to $1,1 billion in the full year to December 2018 despite a 25% increase in operating costs,...

WhatsApp Business App Rollout Begins for iOS Devices

WhatsApp Business, a separate version of WhatsApp that’s designed to allow businesses to communicate with their customers, has begun to launch on iOS....

Washington Mkombodzi Creates a Free Online Shopping Application, ZimexApp

Washington Mkombodzi has created a free online shopping application, ZimexApp which provides a virtual platform for small businesses (SMEs) to reach out to the market....

Samsung’s New Big-but-Small Chip Could Mean The End of the Mobile MicroSD Card

Samsung’s newest mobile tech innovation could make the need to slip a MicroSD card in your phone to boost the internal memory a thing of the past. It’s ready to...

Stadia is the new Streaming Gaming Platform from Google

Google announced Stadia, a new cloud-based gaming platform, at its GDC 2019 keynote Tuesday morning. It’s a major move for Google into the video game business, which...

Kwese

Kwese TV Receives Permission to Broadcast TV Channels in South Africa

South Africa’s industry regulator Icasa announced that Kwese has successfully applied for a free-to-air television broadcasting licence, allowing the company to...

Apple Releases Latest iPad Air and iPad Mini, both with Pencil support and faster A12 processor

One week before it’s expected to lift the curtain on a long-rumored video streaming service at an event on March 25, Apple announced two new...