Voice revenues generated by South Africa’s mobile operators are still sliding, new figures from MTN suggest.
The adoption of rapid payments in South Africa, via PayShap, is far lower than in countries such as India and Brazil.
Load shedding is hastening the decline of traditional voice telephony in South Africa, new research has found.
TechCentral, South Africa’s biggest business technology publication, has launched a channel on WhatsApp for breaking news.
WhatsApp will offer credit card payments and services from rival digital payment providers within its app in India.
Britain has urged Meta Platforms not to roll out end-to-end encryption on Instagram and Facebook Messenger.
WhatsApp is exploring a new feature that would display advertisements in the app for the first time, the FT reported.
WhatsApp Channels is a broadcast service that enables users of the messaging platform to receive group updates.
Platforms including WhatsApp and Signal have been fighting Britain’s Online Safety Bill.
The EU designated 22 services of six major tech companies as “gatekeepers” of online services.