A brief history of the internet in China
From a single email sent to West Germany to restrictions on Winnie the Pooh and the letter N, this is how the internet took hold in China.
China internet, consumer discretionary, insurance stocks favored, BNP Says
Manishi Raychaudhuri, head of equity research at BNP Paribas, talks about Asian stocks, Federal Reserve policy.
2019 Elections: Wike alleges plot by NSA, INEC to shutdown internet in Nigeria
2019 Elections: Wike alleges plot by NSA, INEC to shut down internet in Nigeria.
Zimbabwe court says internet shutdown illegal as more civilians detained
Zimbabwe's government exceeded its mandate in ordering an internet blackout during civilian protests last week, a court ruled on Monday (January 21), as authorities pressed on with rounding up opposition figures blamed for the unrest.
A digital milestone: 51% of world population now connected to internet
A digital milestone: 51% of world population now connected to internet.
Netflix getting 15% of internet traffic
Netflix is now the main attraction on the internet, accounting for 58% of all downstream content consumed online. According to a new Global Internet Phenomena Report, Netflix now records 15% of all internet traffic.
Driving internet connectivity in Nigeria
Reacting to Google’s recently launched Wifi stations in Nigeria; Ade Atobatele, Technology entrepreneur spoke to CNBC Africa on the need for government to support local companies to drive internet connectivity in Nigeria.
Going hungry for mobile data in South Africa
The internet can open doors. But when data is too expensive, parts of society, especially the youth, are left behind. In South Africa campaigns like #DataMustFall are demanding internet providers slash prices.