A reminder of the growing importance of smart mobile devices to African broadcasters has come with the announcement by streaming giant Netflix of a new mobile-only subscription plan for its mobile device-using audience in sub-Saharan Africa.
Azerbaijan’s largest mobile network operator by subscribers Azercell has distributed more than 100,000 4G LTE SIMs as part of an upgrade campaign launched in October last year.
Vivo, the Brazilian subsidiary of Telefónica Group, has selected Netcracker Technology for the next stage in its ongoing digital transformation program.
Truecaller, the Caller ID and telephone search engine, is rolling out a new feature called Smart SMS in Africa.
Ooredoo Telecom is now the first telecom operator in Kuwait and region to offer customers the ability to conduct a complete purchasing process of a new eSIM online and without any physical interaction or signature utilizing “Kuwait Mobile ID”, a mobile application provided by the Public Authority for Civil Information (PACI).