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Insights / 2/11/2015 8:27:14 AM GMT

The challenge of mobility

Technology has changed the way we live, it is in mobile connection that some of the most interesting developments are taking place.

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 Opportunities in Nigeria's tech space

Video / Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:04:53 GMT

Opportunities in Nigeria's tech space

2016 was a somewhat exciting year for Nigeria's technology space from Mark Zuckerberg's visit to Lagos' tech hub to funding the ecosystem received but how best can you harness the opportunities in this emerging sector?

 ADvTECH CEO Roy Douglas talks strategy and growth

Video / Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:16:59 GMT

ADvTECH CEO Roy Douglas talks strategy and growth

CNBC Africa focuses onto South African education company ADvTECH, and takes a look at the company's strategy moving forward as well as the impact and promise of technology, CNBC Africa is joined by CEO, Roy Douglas.

  S.A tourism sector outlook for 2017

Video / Mon, 09 Jan 2017 15:41:19 GMT

S.A tourism sector outlook for 2017

Joining CNBC Africa to help us navigate through the progress made by our tourism sector in South Africa in 2016 and give us an outlook for 2017 is Unathi Sonwabile Henama, Tourism Lecturer at Tshwane University of Technology.

 The rise of wearable technology

Video / Mon, 09 Jan 2017 15:32:17 GMT

The rise of wearable technology

There seems to be a rise of wearable technology, where is this trend heading next? Joining CNBC Africa is Rob Sussman, CEO at Integr8.

  Role of the robo-advisor in the financial world

Video / Mon, 09 Jan 2017 15:13:25 GMT

Role of the robo-advisor in the financial world

As the Consumer Electronics Show 2017 wraps up in the U.S, industries around the world look at how new technologies can be applied in real world environments, with a particular focus on the role that robo-advisors can play.

 Africa's top tech trends for 2017

Video / Wed, 14 Dec 2016 07:43:21 GMT

Africa's top tech trends for 2017

Global research firm Frost and Sullivan has compiled a list of the top trends likely to evolve in Africa's technology space in 2017. Anesu Charamba, Team Leader, Frost & Sullivan Africa joins CNBC Africa for more.

 How reasonable is data pricing in Nigeria?

Video / Fri, 09 Dec 2016 08:18:34 GMT

How reasonable is data pricing in Nigeria?

Telcos in Nigeria have faulted the suspension of the data tariff floor by the regulator NCC, urging for realistic prices for operators to provide first class services. So we ask, how reasonable is data pricing in Nigeria.

  African Union passport to boost Africa's air travel

Video / Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:45:34 GMT

African Union passport to boost Africa's air travel

The introduction of the African Union passport is expected to boost air travel spend by 24 per cent. This is according to global travel technology provider Sabre Corporation. Gad Wovomba, Principal Consultant at Sabre joins CNBC Africa for more.

 Africa to offer next generation of software entrepreneurs

Video / Mon, 05 Dec 2016 10:47:56 GMT

Africa to offer next generation of software entrepreneurs

Africa's technology ecosystem is fast exploding with several African start-ups making their mark in the space. Jorn Lyseggen, CEO, Meltwater & Founder, MEST believes that a new generation of global software entrepreneurs can originate from Africa.

 Empowering Africa to provide the next STEM leaders

Video / Fri, 02 Dec 2016 14:39:02 GMT

Empowering Africa to provide the next STEM leaders

Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, collectively known as STEM, are now slowly moving to the front-line in leveraging research networks and funding mechanisms to drive Africa's long term progress.

 Nigerian content development

Video / Fri, 25 Nov 2016 08:37:39 GMT

Nigerian content development

The 6th annual Practical Nigerian Content Forum facilitates the development of new strategies to strengthen Nigerian Content. CNBC Africa caught up with Bank Anthony Okoroafor, Chairman Petroleum Technology Association of Nigeria.

 Lagos hosts top technology summit

Video / Thu, 24 Nov 2016 08:07:42 GMT

Lagos hosts top technology summit

The Nigerian Technology ecosystem recently played host to a flurry of renowned tech executives and investors at the Tour of tech in Lagos, aimed at stimulating collaborations between local and international tech players.

 Rwanda launches internet exchange point

Video / Thu, 17 Nov 2016 07:37:31 GMT

Rwanda launches internet exchange point

Last October, the African Union and Rwanda penned a deal to facilitate the establishment of an internet exchange point in Rwanda, and last week Rwanda Internet Exchange Point was launched.

 How Africa can benefit from offering innovation studies

Video / Fri, 11 Nov 2016 08:23:02 GMT

How Africa can benefit from offering innovation studies

Many tertiary institutions around the world are beginning to offer further education in innovation studies. That's as those countries recognise the role technology-driven innovations are driving economic growth.