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Mobile Asia Expo 2014

Mobile Asia Expo 2014

Mark your calendars now to be a part of Asia’s fastest-growing and most exciting mobile event. Mobile Asia Expo 2013 had over 20,000 business and consumer attendees, as well as an incredible conference, innovative exhibition and impressive line-up of Featured Programmes.  MAE 2014 will be even bigger and better, so plan to join us on […]

  Invitation to GSMA M4D Summit   We’re delighted to invite you to the GSMA Mobile for Development Summit, the debut of an annual thought leadership event, taking place in Cape Town, South Africa, 11 – 12 November 2013. The two-day event will feature an engaging series of keynotes, discussions, workshops and networking opportunities to […]

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Africa is not the first place that comes to mind when thinking about innovative forms of raising capital. Yet Kenya’s m:lab, a technology hub funded by the World Bank specializing in mobile innovation that has become one of the cradles of East Africa’s growing high-tech sector, is doing precisely that, using crowd funding, a form […]

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The Cape Town-based Bandwidth Barn has been in operation since 2000 and is today regarded as one of the leading ICT business incubators in the world. The Bandwidth Barn is a fully-owned subsidiary of the Cape IT Initiative (CITI), a Section 21 company, and the development and promotions agency for the ICT sector in the […]

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You may not have heard of Tandem Entrepreneurs, the incubator and capital fund that officially launched in July, but for entrepreneurs focused on the mobile space, they’re worth checking out. What’s different about Tandem, as we wrote in July, is that founders Doug Renert and Sunil Bhargava don’t consider themselves VCs. Instead, they’ve brought together a host […]

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Sitting on a 2,000 hectare piece of land, Konza Technology City, 60km south of the Nairobi business district, is set to create a modern, inclusive and sustainable Kenya. In a country home to some of the world’s most innovative technology companies, like M–pesa (M for mobile, pesa is Swahili for money), Ushahidi (Swahili for testimony), and M-farm, it is without any doubt turning Kenya into the premier ICT destination in Africa. […]

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Founder Labs

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Founder Labs is the place to meet your founding team and build your new mobile startup. Founder Labs isn’t an incubator, it isn’t a program, it’s something unique. It’s an experience. It’s an opportunity. It’s a select group of people with one common mission, launch a new mobile venture. Not everyone succeeds but everyone gets […]

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Here’s a look at some notable hires and people on the move at companies in the Pacific Northwest technology industry. Femi Akinde, the founder and CEO of Seattle startup SlimTrader, which is bringing mobile payment technologies to Africa, has been named to the TEDGlobal Fellows class of 2011. Akinde, a 38-year-old graduate of the University of Chicago Graduate […]

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Kajeet is thrilled to be nominated for a 2012 Global Mobile Award, particularly in a year when the GSMA received a record number of qualified contenders. Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) February 09, 2012 Kajeet®, the smart phone for kids™ and the only cell phone service provider in the U.S. to have won four parenting awards for […]

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African economies are among the fastest-growing in the world.  Today, the continent is poised to transform the global economic landscape. View the full infograph at IBM >>

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