Consumer Technology

IDC: Algerian mobile phone brands rise in wake of import freeze

Locally-made mobile phone brands in Algeria are now growing following a government policy that restricted the importation of devices, which is now encouraging assembling in the country, the International Data Corporation (IDC) has announced.   Algeria’s mobile phone market recovered from an extremely turbulent 2017 to post strong growth for the first three months of […]

Oracle acquires machine learning platform, Datascience.com

Nigeria targeted in Israeli company’s cryptocurrency deal

Nigeria has come within radar as one of the target growth markets in a deal by an Israeli technology company for the distribution of cryptocurrency services. Virtual Crypto Technologies Limited, an Israeli developer of software and hardware for the purchase and sale of crypto-currencies through ATMs, tablets, PCs and or mobile devices, says that Nigeria […]

Oracle acquires machine learning platform, Datascience.com

MTN Nigeria tops telecoms consumers’ complaints chart

Grievances from MTN Nigeria subscribers topped number of  consumers complaints among the Big Four mobile operators in Nigeria last year, statistics released by the telecoms regulator have shown. According to the Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC) Consumer Complaints Report Q4 2017 obtained by Technology Times,  MTN Nigeria, the largest mobile operator by subscribers base accounted for […]

Oracle acquires machine learning platform, Datascience.com