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The number of Internet users through USB Modem devices increased to 3.58 million customers in October, while ADSL users increased slightly to 7.17 million in October
This comes after a decision by the Council of Ministers to transfer the obligations of the Ministry of Administrative Reform concerning digital transformation to the MCIT.
The smart bag is very sophisticated, as it cleans clothes inside a small device using UV rays and ozone gas.
This cooperation comes supported by the latest security systems and solutions provided by the English company Sophos, provided by Digital Planets. The cooperation also includes the provision of Call Centre services in cooperation with 3CX, which Digital Planets is an agent for in Egypt.
In a world where cybercriminals are using sophisticated attacks to breach industrial companies, robust cybersecurity policies and keeping up with regulations have never been more important. From the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to standards set by the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), industrial companies have a lot of requirements to adhere to.
With a focus on disruptive and emerging technologies like Artificial Intelligence (AI), Augmented Reality (AR), Smart Cities, and the Internet of Things (IoT), eight innovative companies are competing for the show’s spotlight to help accelerate their growth and innovation.
Egypt plans to establish technological complexes in Menoufia, Mansoura, Minya, Sohag, South Valley, Qena, and Aswan universities in cooperation with the Ministry of Higher Education, Talaat announced.
DevFest is the largest non-profit conference focusing on software developers, engineers, and software industry in general. DevFest Egypt is organised by GDGs, local groups of developers interested in Google products and open-source technologies, from different areas around the country.
Smartphone companies have put in a lot of effort in pushing users to upgrade their smartphones.
El-Kammash explained that the company carried out projects last year with a value of EGP 1bn, of which the governmental sector received 20% to 25 % against the 50 % for the banking sector. The remaining percentage was distributed among other sectors.
The company’s marketing executive, Mohamed Alaa, said that the idea of mobile advertising is applied in many cities such as London and Dubai, and is a new and eye-catching idea that ensures advertiser receive sufficient attention from the consumer.
Despite this, 83% admitted that they spend too much time on the internet, while almost three quarters (73%) feel that using the internet and mobile devices in general hinders family life.
The mobile market has witnessed a decline in the number of its users over the whole year due to the procedures of the National Telecom Regulatory Authority in checking user data, which contributed to stopping many lines from working.
Egypt ranked 102 out of 152 countries in the index. The report was based on the classification of countries on several axes that included account ownership in a financial institution and the proportion of Internet users and secure its services.
As Council’s newest participating organization, Fawry is to recommend new initiatives for consideration to the PCI SSC
ITIDA said that the company failed to appoint qualified technical cadres to provide those services, beside not renewing maintenance contracts for hardware and software despite their aging
A large number of the most prominent personalities in the field participated in the forum, led by Head of Information Technology Sector at Etisalat Misr Amr Fathy and CEO of EFG Hermes Finance Walid Hassouna.
“We will study this issue in cooperation with the private sector. We are ready to launch this platform. It will be a success for us [Egypt] and for Africa,” Al-Sisi said.
Egypt Post delivered 2.5m EasyPay cards within a year, says El-Saghir
“We Pay” application launched as part of the company’s digital services plan, says Hamed
We receive 5,000 weekly complaints about mobile services: Abdel Wahed
Egypt targets 10% growth in digital exports by the end of FY20, says Amr Talaat
We are in an alliance with the AOI and Fawry to operate electric mass transit buses: Shaker
16 startups graduated and 22 other companies were received through the business incubator programme: CEO
Fiber Misr, Wadi El Nile, and Atos act as systems integrator responsible for project implementation
According to the Global Web Index data, the Millennials spend an average of 2.43 hours a day on social media, with YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram as the top three social media platforms.
We are working with US-based KaiOS Technologies to create an operating system for smartphones with a maximum price of $20 per unit, says Rami Othman
Germany’s development agency GIZ, on behalf the German government, announced the launch of “InsurTech Egypt” platform initiating “InsurHack”, the first insurance technology hackathon – a design sprint-like event – in Egypt, which tackles challenges that face the insurance industry. According to the Financial Regulatory Authority, the insurance industry is estimated to represent almost 0.91% of …
Revenues for the third quarter were about EGP 2.4bn, compared to EGP 1.8bn in the same period last year, according to the company’s results.
The report stated that about 354 investment deals worth $517m were concluded in the third quarter (3Q) of this year, an increase of 30% in the value of funds from last year, and 3% in the number of deals concluded.