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.
Inside the Verizon-Yahoo Negotiations
Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam suggested a price cut of as much as $925 million for the deal to buy Yahoo's internet assets after revelations of massive online security breaches surfaced last year, according to a regulatory filing.
Cyber crime on the rise in Ghana as youth unemployment hurts
Thousands of young people in Ghana's capital, grappling with high unemployment rates, are turning to the internet to make a living doing online romance scams.