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5G on a roll, cellular IoT deployments ramping up – Ericsson Mobility Report
3.5 billion IoT cellular connections predicted for 2023, 5G commercial launches this year; North America seen leading the 5G uptake
Airtel goes cold on Telkom Kenya merger
Merger is off after the two opertors could not agree on a number of issues
Etisalat launches Apple Watch Series 3 with built-in cellular
The new watch will be available on a 12, 18, or 24 month contract
Facebook for iPhone now available in Arabic
A programme designed to empower pre-professional students with Facebook Advertising knowledge
Facebook ranks as the most intimate brand according to UAE millenials
Skype dominates apps and social platforms industry while Facebook ranks as the most intimate brand among millennials in the UAE, according to MBLM’s 2018 Brand Intimacy Study
Worldwide smartphone sales returned to growth in Q1 2018: Gartner
While Huawei and Xiaomi experienced the largest growth in the quarter, Apple returned to growth after sales declined last quarter
GSMA announces speakers for 2018 Mobile 360 - Africa
2018 Edition Features Innovation Showcase and #BetterFuture Stage; Mobile 360 – Africa Registration Now Open
Frost & Sullivan futurists share 10 global shifts powered by technology
The rise of quantum supremacy and testing of flying personal transportation to create growth opportunities in 2018