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Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Kenyan Retailers Yet to Master Preparations for Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sales

Locally, we are accustomed to Black Friday/Cyber Monday deals, which happens to be one of the busiest days for shoppers, retailers and e-commerce sites....
canon c200 launch kenya

Canon Launches The Kshs 960,000 Canon C200 Camera in Kenya

Canon is a company that is well known for its cameras and they have a wide selection ranging from point and shoots to DSLRs...
KCPE 2017

Safaricom and Challa Limited to Refund Overbilled Subscribers Affected by KCPE Short Code Hiccup

There was a time when national examination results could take up to two days for students to know how they performed. However, this changed...
Simon Bromfield, Autodesk Africa lead and Channel Manager Africa

Design Software Corporation AutoDesk Enters Kenyan Market to Target Engineering and Construction Sectors

People in the engineering field have, in more than one instance, interacted with Autodesk computer programs such as AutoCAD and Inventor. Generally speaking, Autodesk...
Mate 10 Pro

Huawei Mate 10 Now Available in Kenya For Ksh.80,000

Slightly over one month since Huawei Global announced their new flagships the Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro, Huawei Kenya has introduced the Mate...
Microsoft Dalberg Strathmore Digital Transformation series

Microsoft in Partnership With Dalberg Launches Digital Transformation Series at Strathmore University

Yesterday, Microsoft in partnership with the research company, Dalberg, launched the Digital Transformation Series at Strathmore University. The Digital Transformation Series is aimed at engaging...
SYSPRO Kenya

SYSPRO, a South African-Based ICT Firm Sets Base in Kenya to Target Manufacturers and Distributors

South Africa’s SYSPRO, which specializes in software development and providing integrated business software for manufacturing, distribution and accounting, to name a few, has officially...

Transsion Holdings is China’s Largest Phone Exporter and Africa’s Leading Phone Seller

Transsion Holdings, the company behind TECNO, Infinix and Itel, is the number one mobile phone company by sales in Africa having sold more than...
OPPO F5 full screen

OPPO F5 Brings to the Mid-Range Table An 18:9 “Full-Screen” Display and AI Powered Selfies

OPPO has unveiled it's latest mid-range flagship smartphone into the Kenyan market. The OPPO F5 is the successor to last year's F3 and if...
Uber Navigation

Some Uber Drivers are Using a Fake GPS App to Bump Up Cab Fare in Nigeria

  It has been reported that some Uber drivers in Lagos, Nigeria are using mock-up GPS apps to increase cab fare for the locals in...
Android-Malware-2

Legitimate Looking Multi-Stage Malware Make Their Way into Google Play Store

ESET has discovered another set of malicious apps in the official Android app store, detected by ESET security systems as Android/TrojanDropper.Agent.BKY, the eight apps form...
facebook creator app

Facebook Releases An App and Website Targeted Towards Influencers

Influencers have become an integral part in marketing in this age of social media based advertising. They are known by their fans for being...
New Look Google Maps

Google Maps Gets A Facelift With New Colour Scheme and Icons

We have been using Google Maps for the last 12 years and it has innately become the defacto way to know where we are,...

Three Months of Android Oreo and Two-Year-Old Marshmallow Still Rules

Last month, we saw Android Oreo make its first appearance on the Android Distribution stats with a 0.2% mark that may seem small but...
Ringier One Africa Media

Classifieds Platforms Ringier Africa and One Africa Media Sign a Merger to Form ROAM

Ringier One, which has operated as one of Africa’s top classifieds and integrated media entity and One Africa Media (OAM) have agreed to merge...
Tecno Phantom 8

Tecno Launches the Phantom 8 to the Kenyan Market for KES 36,999

Chinese phone-maker Tecno has finally availed its most expensive and flagship device for Kenyan consumers. In an event that took place at Sarova Stanley...
Rooftop WiFi Point by Poa! Internet

ISP poa! Internet Registers a 400 percent Revenue Jump in 10 Months

Internet Service Provider (ISP) poa! Internet, which delivers unlimited data at affordable rates for low-income communities within the Nairobi region has reported a significant...
PesaPal mPOS

PesaPal’s New Mobile Point of Sale System (mPOS) Dubbed Sabi is Official

PesaPal, an online payment solution that has been in business since 2010 has launched a new product called PesaPal Sabi. Sabi will leverage the offerings...
eCitizen

Kenya’s Treasury Says No Private Firm Was Authorized to Collect eCitizen Revenue

Since the launch of the eCitizen platform in Kenya back in 2013, Kenyans have been paying a service charge on the platform for accessing...
CIO East Africa CEO Laura Chite and NTSA's IT Head Dr Fernando Wangila

NTSA’s Head of ICT Dr. Fernando Wangila is CIO of the Year, 2017

Head of IT at The National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) Dr. Fernando Wangila is the CIO of the year Award winner in East...
google launchpad

Google Launchpad Africa Opens Space in Nigeria, First Applications Open

Back in March, Google Launchpad accelerator programme expanded its reach to accept applications from Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary, Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa. In...
ToLetNG

Online Classifieds Portal ToLet Acquires Jumia House Nigeria for Undisclosed Fee

Nigeria’s online real estate firm ToLet.com.ng has acquired Jumia House Nigeria, an ecommerce property portal that, prior to this acquisition, was owned by Jumia....
iPhone 8 Plus

iPhone 8, 8 Plus Launched in Kenya with Crazy Payment Plan

Redington Kenya took it to the stage to officially announce the introduction of the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus into the Kenyan market. Normally,...

Kenyan Hosts on Airbnb Have Earned Over Kshs 400 million in the Past Year

You may have heard of Airbnb, the online service that enables people to lease out their houses in the short term. They have over...
StarTimes bouquets TVs

StarTimes Upgrades Subscribers To Higher Bouquets, Drops Set-Top Box and TV Prices

StarTimes really wants to retain its customers and attract new ones with these new offers
seacom

SEACOM Readies Corporate Cloud Services Powered by MS Azure and Amazon Web Services

Submarine cable operator SEACOM has revealed that its corporate cloud service will be rolled out to a wider customer base in the near future. Speaking...

Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa Among Top 20 Countries Affected by Spam Calls

According to Truecaller Insights Special Report, Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa are among the top 20 countries that have been affected by spam calls...

Truecaller on Feature Phones is Coming to Africa, Soon

Truecaller has become one of the few apps that most smartphone users have installed and the app has users running into millions with the...
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