WhatsApp Crosses the 2 Billion Mark

IN a milestone for WhatsApp-the company that was bought by Facebook in 2014 for $19 Billion- the messaging service announced that it has reached 2 billion users...

BREAKING: GSMA Cancels 2020 Mobile World Congress Due to Health Concerns

GSMA has cancelled the 2020 Mobile World Congress destined for Barcelona due to health concerns caused by the outbreak of the Coronavirus in China. This decision came...

BREAKING: Samsung Releases the Z Flip- Foldable Phone

SAMSUNG announced its newest folding phone, the Z Flip, at its annual Galaxy event today. This comes after the company was tainted by the problems of its...

Ericsson withdraws from MWC Barcelona 2020

Following the outbreak and continued spreading of the novel corona virus, Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has closely monitored the development and adhered to recommendations from relevant national authorities...

WhatsApp Kisses Goodbye to Older Versions of Smartphones

THE messaging service WhatsApp is kissing goodbye to millions of smartphones. YES, millions of smartphones, possibly, in developing nations like in Africa. You want to know why?...

Viability Concerns as Zimbabwe MNOs Face High Energy Costs.

THE viability of Zimbabwe mobile network operators-MONs-and their ability to provide efficient services is under threat as they continue to grapple with high operating costs amid static...

RBZ wants Payment System Providers to Release Geolocation Data

IN a circular published last week, the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe-RBZ- urged all financial institutions, payment system providers and other stakeholders in the financial services sector to...

Telecel Respond to Reports that its ‘Collapsing’.

IN a statement issued today, Telecel, one of Zimbabwe’s mobile network companies admittedly said that the company is facing some challenges, but is not on the brink...

Listen to EcoCash CEO’s Response about Glitches on the Platform.

IN a video just published-EcoCash CEO Ms Natalie Jabangwe thanked Zimbabweans for their patience after the platform faced a backlash from customers during a system upgrade last...

Cassava Smartech Overrides the Storm while Economy Falters.

IN a trading update for the nine months and third quarter ending November 2019 -Cassava Smartech-a subsidiary of Econet- showed an increase in volumes on its platforms...