Showing posts with category "mobile"

3 changes coming to WhatsApp – including new disappearing messages

Meta-owned messaging service WhatsApp has announced changes to disappearing messages, giving users more options around how long a message can be viewed.

December 7, 2021
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mobile

Samsung to reorganise consumer business

Samsung Electronics Co is combining two of its three business divisions and appointing new leaders to replace its three co-chief executive officers in its biggest management shakeup since 2017.

December 7, 2021
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mobile

Uber adds bookings via WhatsApp

Uber Technologies Inc and Meta Platforms Inc’s WhatsApp have rolled out ride booking via the messenger service in India, a first for the U.S. ride-hailing giant and an expansion of WhatsApp’s capab...

December 2, 2021
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mobile

Chip shortages wallop Xiaomi phone sales

Xiaomi Corp recorded its slowest pace of quarterly sales growth since early 2020 after supply chain mayhem choked off the flow of vital components and rivals like Apple Inc eroded its market share.

November 24, 2021
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mobile

MTN Group exits operation in Yemen

MTN Group says it has exited its operation in Yemen in a transaction that furthers the delivery of its Ambition 2025 strategy and is in line with its intention – announced in August 2020 – to leave...

November 18, 2021
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mobile

Vodacom vs MTN vs Telkom vs Cell C – how much money mobile networks make per subscriber in South Africa

South Africa’s major mobile networks have published their financial data for the most recent financial reporting period – revealing how much money they make per subscriber.

November 17, 2021
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mobile

Vodacom targets diverse revenue streams amid dip in interim earnings

Vodacom Group on Monday published its interim results for the six months ended September 2021, showing a decline in operating profit, while service revenue was flat over the period.

November 15, 2021
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mobile

Telkom points to a struggling corporate environment in South Africa

Telkom said it delivered strong earnings growth for the six months ended September 2021, despite a challenging trading and economic environment.

November 9, 2021
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mobile

MTN in takeover approach for Telkom: report

MTN Group Ltd recently made a takeover approach for Telkom SA SOC in a deal that would’ve combined South Africa’s second and third largest telecommunications operators, according to people familiar...

November 8, 2021
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mobile

MTN shares surge as Nigeria nears approval for long-awaited license

MTN Group Ltd’s shares surged in Johannesburg after the wireless carrier edged closer to gaining a lucrative mobile-money license in Nigeria, more than two years after submitting an application to ...

November 5, 2021
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mobile

Cell C eyes final pillar in its turnaround strategy

Cell C says interim results for the six month period to June 2021 highlight continued improvements in profitability. The mobile operator reported a R148 million profit before tax. This is a turnaro...

October 27, 2021
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mobile

Bolt Food delivery service comes to Joburg

Rideshare group Bolt has announced its food delivery service Bolt Food has launched in Johannesburg.

October 20, 2021
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mobile