Tech News Highlights | World

  • Ethio Telecom announced that it has planned to generate ETB 55.55 billion (approx. USD. 1.5 million) revenue and increase total subscribers to 52.12 million in the current Ethiopian fiscal year.
  • Telkom Kenya is betting on data to grow its sales after it terminated the deal to merge with Airtel. The operator said Wednesday it will turn to the Internet to power future growth at a time data is seen as one of the fastest-growing revenue lines for telecoms companies.
  • Executive Director of the General Authority for Investment Mohamed Abdel Wahab and Chairman of Fiber Misr for Communications and Information Technology Ahmed Mekky discussed means of implementing an extended plan in the upcoming period that aims at developing technological infrastructure of networks and communications in Egypt and Africa.
  • As tributes and condolences continue to pour in from all quarters for the Black Panther star, the social media platform at 2:09 AM on Sunday confirmed that the tweet shared by his team, announcing Boseman’s death, is the most-liked tweet of all time.
  • Microsoft is working to rebrand its search engine Bing and the developer community has witnessed visible changes to the service in the recent past.