mobile penetration

In 3.5 Years, Most Africans Will Have Smartphones

I reckon it's time to check in on one of my bolder predictions. Some 18 months ago, I wrote "<a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/06/09/feature-phones-are-not-the-future/">In Five Years, Most Afr

ABI: Africa’s Mobile Market To Pass 80% Subscriber Penetration In Q1 Next Year; 13.9% Of Global Cellular Market By 2017

Analyst ABI Research expects mobile phone subscriber penetration levels in Africa to pass 80 percent in the first quarter of next year. In Q3 this year, it said the continent's 54 countries and 1.08 b

In Five Years, Most Africans Will Have Smartphones

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ITU: There Are Now Over 1 Billion Users Of Social Media Worldwide, Most On Mobile

What does it mean when Facebook <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/04/23/facebooks-amended-s-1-500-million-mobile-users-paid-300m-cash-23-million-shares-for-instagram/">says it has 901 million