French telecoms giant takes 12% stake in BT

(BT) One of Europe’s largest broadband companies stunned the industry by spending £ 2 billion on a 12.1% stake in BT. Altice UK, which is part of France’s second largest telecommunications giant, Altice, has built up its huge stake over the past two days and met with the CEO and …

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How can you charge so much for a phone call to MI

Remember when the cell phone started to be a thing when they first came out? I remember paying up to $ 375.00 per month in the 90s because you were paying by the minute and it was a lot more during the day and cheaper to use in the evenings …

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Africa Finance Corporation tops 30 member states with the accession of Burkina Faso, DRC and Morocco

Lagos, Nigeria – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – In an important step for its Pan-African mission, Africa Finance Corporation, one of the region’s largest investors in infrastructure development, announces today that it has passed the 30 member states, representing more than the half of the continent. Membership of Burkina Faso, the Democratic …

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FBI phone hack is VC’s dream come true

People wear protective masks due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Pattaya, Thailand on March 27, 2020. Photo taken on March 27, 2020. REUTERS / Soe Zeya Tun – RC2LTF9SPJIZ The Federal Bureau of Investigation ran a startup that would shame Silicon Valley. ANOM is a three-year know more …

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Kenyan President urges Ethiopia to open up mobile money market

By Giulia Paravicini ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday urged Ethiopia to open up its telecommunications sector to private mobile money investors, a move that would complement a process already underway to reform the sector and attract foreign investment . Ethiopia is opening up its telecommunications …

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Top performing phones Realme GT 5G and Mi 11 Lite 5G in May 2021

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes And they are standing. Benchmarking platform Antutu has finally released May’s best-performing flagship and mid-range Android phones to the world. While the top of the rankings for most affordable units comes as no surprise, that of the premium category is. Top 10: flagship Android smartphones …

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Aoun Approves $ 197 Million Exceptional Loan To Avoid Blackout

Its approval came days before the country experienced a total blackout. Electricity rationing hours in various regions reached minimum levels on Monday morning, with supply in some areas no longer exceeding half an hour a day, and public protests escalated after generator owners increased their service rates so that the …

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OnePlus Nord CE 5G, iQOO Z3, Infinix Note 10, Plus

Smartphone makers are preparing to launch their new smartphones in India in June. Brands like OnePlus, iQOO, Xiaomi, POCO, Infinix and Vivo are all set to launch their new smartphones in different price segments. We have some interesting lineup for this month. OnePlus is preparing to launch its new mid-range …

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Has the Mobile World Congress been fatally disrupted by the Covid-19?

When asked to name the biggest challenge of being a statesman, a British Prime Minister wisely replied: “Events, my dear, events. I think Harold Macmillan would have needed all of his pragmatism, his imperturbability and his wit for the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in June. You’d think a trip to …

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