Africa Roundup: Nigerian fintech gets $360M, mints unicorn, draws Chinese VC

November 2019 could mark when Nigeria (arguably) became Africa’s unofficial capital for fintech investment and digital finance startups. The month saw $360 million invested in Nigerian-focused p

4G-LTE Networks Set To Double In Number By 2017 — When 1BN Of 8BN Total Mobile Connections Will Be 4G

The number of 4G-LTE networks in service globally is set to roughly double over the next four years, according to data by GSMA Intelligence, the research arm of the global mobile carrier association,

Verizon To Light Up Five New LTE Markets Tomorrow

While AT&T may be hitting <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2011/11/24/att-takes-two-steps-back-with-hopes-to-inch-closer-to-t-mo-deal/">a roadblock on their path to 4G LTE expansion</a>, Verizon LT

Verizon Lights Up 22 New Cities With 4G LTE Coverage

Get ready, Verizon subscribers. You may have reason to upgrade to a brand new LTE-capable device — like the <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2011/10/18/verizon-officially-unveils-the-motorola-dro