Mobile technology is revolutionizing life for many of the more than 1 billion people in Africa for whom services like banking, the Internet and affordable energy were previously considered luxuries, rather than everyday staples.
Wall Street Journal -
The company plans to announce this week new technology intended for its 4,200 properties world-wide. Targeting younger travelers, Hilton is aiming to leapfrog competitors that already have rolled out new services like turning mobile phones into room keys.
The National -
The mobile operator du has completed a trial of high-speed mobile wireless technology, meaning that new 4G products could be on their way.
USA TODAY -
An anonymous Craigslist post ought to be taken with a huge grain of salt, but it still got us wondering: What do food service professionals really think about the ubiquity of mobile technology? As it turns out, at least some of them can sympathize with ...
Last month, it was revealed that Toyota had plans to release a plug-in electric Prius in 2016 that needed no plug at all to recharge, thanks to wireless technology from a U.S. company called WiTricity. The next day, Intel INTC announced plans to ...
India Today -
Flipkart, one of India's largest e-commerce marketplaces, said on Tuesday that it has raised $1 billion that it will use to make long-term strategic investments in India, especially in mobile technology. According to Flipkart it was one of the biggest ...
The Guardian -
Using 4G mobile technologies, and business applications such as Office 365 from O2, members of the business team who work flexibly or away from the office can stay connected and be actively involved in planning and collaborating on ongoing business ...
Facebook confirmed Monday that it will be removing the messaging feature from its mobile app over the next few days, and requiring people to use its stand-alone Messenger app instead.
In the spirit of such aromatic experiments as Smell-O-Vision and scratch and sniff comes a new technology that seeks to bring aroma to mobile communications. The creators of the oPhone say their device will allow people to send and receive scented ...
Biztech Africa -
“The establishment of a new plant is another step in our goal to create new business opportunities, products and technology.” After thorough ... Econet Wireless has released a statement refuting recent media reports around its importation of base stations.
Marketing magazine Australia -
New online retail research by Frost and Sullivan has found that retailers appear to be failing to keep up with smartphone-savvy online shoppers.
Biztech Africa -
Orange Money is a mobile money service that allows customers to transact directly from a bank account using their Orange mobile phone. The service, in partnership with Equity Bank, enables money transfers, payment for goods, services and utilities and ...