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Nigeria told ‘not to miss fourth industrial revolution’

Nigeria must not miss the fourth industrial revolution spreading across emerging and developed economies, Dr Isa Pantanmi, Director General at  National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has said. The chief of the Nigerian IT agency, who says Nigeria missed out in the other revolutions says NITDA has developed a strategic roadmap to address the issues that […]

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Huawei, GM to jointly drive interconnected cars

Huawei Consumer Business Group (BG) and Shanghai General Motors (GM) have announced their partnership to promote the development of interconnected cars. Under the agreement, Huawei’s telematics solution, which is capable of providing intelligent services including 4G network connectivity, location based services (LBS), automatic phone tracking, automatic emergency assistance, remote control etc., will be pre-installed in […]

5G: MTN, Ericsson win award as CEO calls for speedy rollout in wake of COVID-19

Gartner: Global device shipments to reach 2.5 billion in 2015

Worldwide combined shipments of devices (PCs, tablets, ultramobiles and mobile phones) are expected to reach 2.5 billion units in 2015, a 1.5 percent increase from 2014 and down from the previous quarter’s forecast of 2.8 percent growth, according to statistics just released by Gartner, a leading information technology research and advisory company. The report titled Forecast: […]

5G: MTN, Ericsson win award as CEO calls for speedy rollout in wake of COVID-19

‘Buy-back, trade-ins reduce weight of subsidies for mobile operators’

The increasing weight of smartphone subsidies on mobile operators’ profitability and the growing demand for used smartphones in emerging markets create fertile land for buy-back and trade-in programs, according to a new market insight. “Through these programs mobile customers are encouraged to sell back their old smartphones to the operator in exchange for cash, service […]

5G: MTN, Ericsson win award as CEO calls for speedy rollout in wake of COVID-19