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Kenya's M-Pesa platform is so successful regulators worry it could disrupt the economy

At the time of M-Pesa’s launch in 2007, few could have conceived the mobile money service would be as ubiquitous and deeply entrenched in the lives of millions of Kenyans as it is today. 655 more words

Using Mobiles Phones for Socio-Economic Development

Mobile phone users world over are increasing at a fast pace. According to the ITU statistics there are over 6 billion mobile phone connections and over 3 billion users world wide. 1,824 more words

Technology

Nature Photographers: It is our turn to give back to the Smokies!

Working together with a couple of my photographer friends, Bill Lea and Dan Thompson, we have created a way for nature photographers to support the recovery efforts in the Smokies and the surrounding communities. 246 more words

News

Jazz and I-SAPS showcase potential of Mobile-based Adult Female Literacy Programme

Institute of Social and Policy Sciences (I-SAPS), in collaboration with Jazz and GuarantCo, held a showcase event to share the success of their Mobile-based Adult Female Literacy Programme in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), and the lessons learned from the program, which can be utilized for similar projects in the future.  615 more words

Press Releases

Gemalto takes first GSMA security accreditation for eSIM subscription management

Gemalto has become the first supplier in the world to undergo the GSMA Security Accreditation Scheme (SAS) certification for Subscription Management (GSMA SAS-SM), thereby providing MNOs with exacting standards of protection for sensitive data in M2M and IoT applications. 309 more words

Gemalto

Sunil Bharti Mittal elected GSMA chairman

The GSMA today announced that it has elected Sunil Bharti Mittal, founder and chairman, Bharti Enterprises, as chairman for the two-year period from January 2017 through December 2018. 97 more words

Technology

Tapping into the social good of mobile phones

Over the years the growth of mobile phone usage has tripled with many innovations to suit the consumer use as well as the those providing the services. 315 more words

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