Posts Tagged: Africa

Noticed this yet? Facebook looks to Asia and Africa with new notification icon

Facebook is now showing a different notification icon to users in the eastern hemisphere. Facebookers in Asia and Africa now see their own c...

  • July 31, 2014
  • at 11:58 am
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Zomato South Africa

India’s Zomato Goes Jozi, Launches in South Africa’s Largest City

Just a few weeks after expanding to the Philippines to shake up the restaurant listings market there, India’s Zomato has now launched ...

  • April 10, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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Baidu browser for Middle East and north Africa

China’s Baidu Pushes Into Africa and Middle East With New Mobile Browser

Chinese search engine Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) has teamed up with mobile telco Orange (NYSE:FTE) to bring its Android web browser to north Africa...

  • January 14, 2013
  • at 4:59 pm
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China’s Mobile Phone Exports to US Way Up, Exports to Africa Way Down

China makes an awful lot of mobile phones. Most of those phones are exported and sold elsewhere. So who is China’s biggest mobile cust...

  • August 9, 2012
  • at 4:30 am
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Quafrica Guides Chinese Travelers Around Africa, In Luxury

There’s another contender in the luxury travel e-commerce sector in China in the form of Quafrica, which specializes in adventure tour...

  • June 25, 2012
  • at 4:01 pm
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This new app helps Indonesians get the most out of their used cars

Car classifieds portal Carmudi announced its new app for the Indonesian market last night, throwing its hat into the country’s mobile ring...

  • July 11, 2014
  • at 9:30 am
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Huawei sales profit figures 2012

Huawei Profits Up 33% in 2012, Now Seeing 66% of Revenue from Outside China

Chinese telecoms firm and phone-maker Huawei might’ve had the kind of publicity in 2012 that’s usually only seen in a PR directo...

  • January 21, 2013
  • at 6:23 pm
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Chinese Mobile Phones Hold a Big Chunk of East African Market, But That’s Not a Good Thing

Just yesterday, I wrote about China’s soft-power failures from a regulatory perspective, and today there is more news about soft power...

  • December 19, 2012
  • at 11:00 am
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SingTel Innov8 Looks to Developing Nations, Funds Mobile Platform Maker G-Mobi

SingTel Innov8 is in action again, this time ploughing its venture capital into – along with Japan’s Mitsui & Co. (TYO:8031) – General...

  • June 27, 2012
  • at 9:20 am
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