Mobile tech reshaping the health sector

2014-07-27 19:00

Your smartphone is not only your best friend, it's also become your personal trainer, coach, medical lab and maybe even your doctor.

Samsung's marketing splurge questioned

2013-11-28 19:06

Samsung is expected to spend around $14bn on advertising and marketing this year, but reports say the company doesn't always get value for money.

Mobile money drawing women into economy

2013-08-20 17:34

Marginalised women in Africa are entering the economy for the first time, aided by the evolution of mobile technology.

Regulator aims to limit MTN's dominance

2013-05-03 20:03

Nigeria's telecoms regulator has ordered MTN to charge customers the same rate whether calling rival operators or other MTN users, it says.

Village bans cellphones for girls

2012-11-01 21:06

A village council in western India has banned girls from using personal mobile phones to stop them from contacting boys whenever they wish.

HTC smartphones blocked by US customs

2012-05-17 08:41

US mobile carrier Sprint says it is delaying the introduction of an Android smartphone from Taiwan's HTC after the devices were blocked by US customs.


China Mobile still negotiating with Apple

2013-12-05 15:44

China Mobile says it is still negotiating with Apple over offering iPhones on its huge network and no deal has been signed.

Game on for SA's mobile gaming

2013-09-20 18:03

The outlook for South Africa’s entertainment and media industry looks positive with fast growth expected for the video games segment - driven largely by mobile gaming.

People want healthcare via their smartphone

2013-06-19 08:16

Research show that more people want their health care delivered to them via their smartphones, although often, the demand outpaces the technology to deliver it.

Nokia launches cheaper phones

2013-02-26 14:36

Nokia, once the leader of the mobile phone world, unveiled two new Windows-based phones aimed at the cheaper end of the market.

China approves Google-Motorola deal

2012-05-19 22:50

Google says Chinese authorities have approved its $12.5bn purchase of Motorola Mobility Holdings in a deal that would allow the internet search engine to develop its own smart phones.

Breathing… there’s an app for that

2011-10-24 22:35

A new app for your iPhone which helps a person to breathe slowly called MyCalmBeat may help you relax and lower your stress levels.

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