MTN South Africa has announced a new partnership with Eseye, a global provider of IoT services.
Normally a free data campaign would only be of modest interest in these pages, but when web innovator Opera launches such a campaign in Ethiopia, partnering with new entrant Safaricom, whose Kenyan service it has already worked alongside, it says a lot about how the operator is looking at ways to attract subscribers in this newly competitive market.
Indosat Ooredoo Hutchison has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with China Mobile.
Inception, the artificial intelligence (AI) applied research unit of UAE technology group G42, has announced the open-source release of Jais, described as the world’s highest-quality Arabic large language model (LLM). Jais is a 13-billion parameter model trained on a newly developed 395-billion-token Arabic and English dataset.
Instant messaging app Beep Pakistan has arrived. But will it challenge the popularity in Pakistan of WhatsApp?