Tag: Orange

Orange invests in mPos startup, Yoco
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Orange invests in mPos startup, Yoco

Orange Group’s venture capital investment fund for Africa said it has made a second investment in South Africa’s Yoco. Yoco is a mobile points of sale (mPOS) in South Africa, allowing merchants to accept card payments using a smartphone or tablet as well as manage their day-to-day activities using POS […]

Orange finalises acquisition of Basefarm
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Orange finalises acquisition of Basefarm

Orange said it has completed the acquisition of 100% of Basefarm through its enterprise subsidiary Orange Business Services following the approbation of the relevant competition authorities. Basefarm is into cloud-based infrastructure and services, as well as the management of critical applications and data analysis. The company, which recorded revenues of […]

Orange join forces with Europol to fight Cybercrime
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Orange join forces with Europol to fight Cybercrime

In a bid to combat Cybercrime and major attacks, Orange has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Europol, the European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Cooperation. With this agreement, the two organisations are combining their efforts to make cyberspace safer for individuals, businesses, and governments and prevent cybercrime. Jean-Luc […]

Orange mimics Google Chromecast launches OCast
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Orange mimics Google Chromecast launches OCast

French mobile carrier, Orange has launched OCast, a software technology that allows you to use a smartphone to play videos on devices including TV set-top boxes, TV Sticks or TVs and control playback of the video (pause, fast forward, rewind, etc.). The end user can browse and explore their content […]

France’s Orange Telecom floats Orange Bank
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France’s Orange Telecom floats Orange Bank

France’s mobile carrier and communications provider, Orange Bank its own banking operations is now open to its customers in mainland France. Orange said in a statement that 100% of all operations and interactions between the customer and the bank can be carried out using a mobile phone. Orange said its […]