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15 Jun
Driven in part by 5G phones, International Data Corporation (IDC) stated worldwide semiconductor revenue was projected to grow 13.7 per cent over last year despite ongoing supply chain ...
12 May
Worldwide spending on telecoms services and Pay TV services reached $1.56 trillion in 2021, an increase of 1.6 per cent year-on-year, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC).
30 Mar
Newly released data from the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker shows that Africa’s overall mobile phone market suffered a year-on-year
7 Jul 2021
Following a back-to-back quarterly growth, the International Data Corporation (IDC) has raised its near-term outlook for the global smartphone market.
4 Dec 2020
While the total mobile phone shipments to Africa declined by 6.0 per cent year on year (YoY) in Q3 2020, shipments to Nigeria grew due to a shift from vendors to entry-level and mid-range devices.
27 Nov 2020
International Data Corporation (IDC), an analyst firm has expressed optimism on smartphone market growth pointing to rising demand for 5G models as a main driving force.
13 Mar 2020
Shipments of smartphones to Nigeria was 5.3 percent in Q4, 2019, as demand for lower brands priced below $100 rose, owing to weakened disposable income of many Nigerians.
19 Feb 2020
The International Data Centre (IDC), said worldwide IT spending will increase by five per cent this year, but with a few caveats. For one, the Coronavirus is front and centre this year, as businesses keep a tight grip on short-term investments.
14 Feb 2020
Worried about the rising incidence of violence against girls and women across the globe, the Cross River government has warned perpetrators in the state to desist forthwith from the despicable act.
29 Jan 2020
International Data Corporation (IDC), expects worldwide shipments of used smartphones, inclusive of both officially refurbished and used smartphones, to reach a total of 206.7 million units in 2019.
12 Dec 2019
While market saturation and U.S.–China tensions are placing the global Smartphone market under intense pressure, new research from International Data Corporations shows that the African Smartphone....
13 Jun 2019
Latest insight from the International Data Corporation (IDC), has revealed that shipment of smartphone in Nigeria, and other parts of Africa dropped by 7.1 per cent in the first quarter (Q1) 2019, quarter on quarter (QoQ), to 21.5 million.    The global technology research and consulting firm’s recently published Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker showed the…


25 mins ago
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has agreed to partner with the Committee of Youth on Mobilisation and Sensitisation (CYMS), to curb the menace of vote buying during elections.
51 mins ago
The Russian capital Moscow was on Thursday hit by smog coming from forest fires in a nearby region in the midst of a summer heatwave.
51 mins ago
Last weekend, Orijin, the custodian of culture was the toast of the Big Brother Naija Saturday night party themed Orijinal Ankara party. Saturday night parties are the highlights of Big Brother Naija weekends and Orijin delivered with melodious afrobeat music, flamboyant fashion, and its unique taste. The Level Up housemates partied away decked in stylish…
59 mins ago
Norway's central bank raised Thursday interest rates by half a percentage point to 1.75 percent, and flagged another hike in September as it seeks to get surging inflation under control.
1 hour ago
Nigeria's education minister Adamu Adamu has denied getting a directive from President Muhammadu Buhari to end the ongoing strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) in two weeks. Adamu told State House Correspondents on Thursday that Buhari instead told him to resolve the issues within the shortest possible time, contrary to what the…