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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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 Impact of social media on Nigeria's businesses

Video / Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:59:04 GMT

Impact of social media on Nigeria's businesses

The Social Media Week Lagos celebrates its fifth year this week. The annual event brings together Africa's brightest minds in technology and new media. Ngozi Odita, Executive Director, Social Media Week joins CNBC Africa for more.

 Rwanda using ICT to connect youths to opportunity

Video / Fri, 17 Feb 2017 07:29:08 GMT

Rwanda using ICT to connect youths to opportunity

Young Africa Works Summit is under way in Kigali Rwanda. CNBC Africa caught up with Rwanda's Minister of Youth & ICT Jean Philbert Nsengimana, who gave us some insight into what the Rwandan government is doing to connect the youth to technology.

 E-commerce keeps love alive this Valentine's day

Video / Tue, 14 Feb 2017 08:18:28 GMT

E-commerce keeps love alive this Valentine's day

It's that time of the year again when pockets go empty with expenditure on roses, chocolates and all things Valentines; and businesses have become innovative turning to e-commerce to keep demand for their products high.

 Funeral business goes high-tech

Video / Mon, 13 Feb 2017 10:43:54 GMT

Funeral business goes high-tech

It's estimated that about one hundred and forty funerals services take place at the Avalon Cemetery in Soweto every weekend, leaving grieving family members and friends often lost to find the right service.

 Uniting workers & machines

Video / Wed, 08 Feb 2017 07:47:28 GMT

Uniting workers & machines

In the workplace, the opportunities presented by artificial intelligence to augment employee tasks, provide real time feedback and improve the performance of the workforce are limitless.

 Role of ICT in implementing SDGs

Video / Tue, 31 Jan 2017 10:03:35 GMT

Role of ICT in implementing SDGs

CNBC Africa spoke to Dr. Hamadoun Toure, Executive Secretary of Smart Africa on the role ICTs play in both monitoring and implementing SDGs.

 Trends in retail sector innovation

Video / Mon, 30 Jan 2017 15:45:26 GMT

Trends in retail sector innovation

Globally the retail sector is a challenging space to be in right now; with innovation and technological development driving enhanced customer experience expectations.

 Securing Africa's energy future

Video / Mon, 30 Jan 2017 08:17:33 GMT

Securing Africa's energy future

Africa's power sector has seen marked improvement in the recent years, with the emergence of large scale power projects across technologies. But much of the continent still suffers from an energy deficit.

 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.