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What is M-Commerce?

M-commerce (mobile commerce) is the buying and selling of goods and services through wireless handheld devices such, primarily cellular telephone.   Widely referred to as next-generation e-commerce, m-commerce enables users to access the Internet without needing to find a place to plug in. The emerging technology behind m-commerce, which is based on the ...

What is technology convergence?

The technological sphere is filled with a lot of terms, some of which are not easily understood by the man on the street. We are going to be defining and explaining many of these terms and demystifying technology in general to the best of our abilities.   One such term is Convergence. You may have […]

“Groups calls” coming to WhatsApp

Popular Instant messaging platform WhatsApp Inc is well known for continuously upgrading its features. However, the latest rumour going around is to the effect that the Facebook owned IM platform  is working on bringing voice and video calls to WhatsApp groups.   The new function, if indeed it’s true, is expected to be rolled out […]

Econet dominates Telecomms Industry

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe maintains its leading market position with over 50% of market share of the mobile industry, and 78% revenue market share ahead of its two main competitors NetOne and Telecel.   According to the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz)’s latest industry report for the second quarter (Q2) of 2017, the ...