This infographic from Global Web Index compares key generational and regional differences of social media use based on data from nearly 114,000 internet users.
The advent of 5G networks brings a wealth of new opportunities. Individuals will be able to access a whole range of services more easily, while businesses and governments will be able to ...
Digital business can be a force for sustainable development in Africa, but it faces significant obstacles. Here's how to beat them.
Dedicated digital investigation protocols and a database for government tender contracts are among the measures that could help Africa finally beat its corruption problem.
Equitable digital taxation and sensible radio-spectrum management could affect whether the continent puts in place internet access accessible by all.
Examples from Rwandan drones to Nepalese AI data input show that developing countries don't have to miss out on this industrial revolution.
Well-funded tech companies are competing to launch, operate, and replace thousands of satellites in Low Earth Orbit
Trust in media sources worldwide has dropped over the past decade. The task of rebuilding it will not succeed if we leave it to the media to be the gatekeepers - that task must fall inste...
More than half the world is online, and one country is way ahead of the rest.
Only ditching the profit imperative will allow the tech giants to fulfil their original aim of benefiting the public good, argues the writer Jonathan Wichmann.
Communication technologies may be facing massive disruption, but we've been here before. And now we have a new framework for regulation ...
Young South Africans are turning away from voting, citing a lack of trust in the political process.
Cybercriminals are hijacking our web traffic and diverting it to malicious websites. To overcome this new threat, and others like it, will require collaboration on a global scale.
The entire digital universe is expected to reach 44 zettabytes by 2020.
Global e-commerce is worth a staggering $25.3 trillion - but levels of trust among consumers who are buying from countries other than their own is low. Here's how policymakers can start t...