News

MallForAfrica

E-Commerce Platform, MallForAfrica Enters the Kenyan Market by Setting Up A Shop in Nairobi

MallforAfrica, an online shopping platform that has more than 8.5 billion items for sale at over 150 U.K. and U.S.-based retail stores has finally...
TandaOne

Kenyan Startup TandaOne Plans to Automate Retailing by Giving Away Free Android Phones to Retailers

There is no shortage of ideas for startups, and the latest entrant to this game is TandaOne that welcomes you to the ‘future of...
instant articles AMP

Facebook Instant Articles Will Support Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages

Facebook decided to change the game in how we consume articles by introducing Instant Articles way back in 2015. Instant Articles were a revolution...
Xiaomi Mi Max 2

The Xiaomi Mi Max 2 is the Perfect Entertainment Smartphone Yet

Xiaomi has just taken the curtains off the Mi Max 2, a follow-up to last year's Mi Max. Standing tall at 6.44-inches, the Mi...
Uber Snapchat filter

Uber Integrates Special Snapchat Filters For Riders In East Africa On The App

Using Snapchat filters right within the Uber app is a reality on riders in East Africa
Samsung S8 Iris Scanner

Hackers Prove That it is Easy to Fool Samsung Galaxy S8’s Iris Scanner

The latest culprit to hackers’ prowess in breaking authentication systems is the insanely popular Samsung Galaxy S8. Ethical hackers/researchers (based at Chaos Computer Club...

Low Light Camera Samples From The HTC U11 Show How Great The Camera Is

This is very promising from the new HTC flagship smartphone
Safaricom Technology Lab

Safaricom Spent 200 Million Shillings to Set Up Kenya’s First Telecommunications Lab

Safaricom has just announced the completion of Kenya's first telecommunications lab at a cost of Ksh. 200 Million. The lab is located at Safaricom...

Airtel Kenya’s New Amazing Data Bundles Are Music to Our Ears

Airtel Kenya is already known for having affordable data bundles, especially with their Unliminet package. The company even made a play at voice calls...
Huawei Matebook X

Huawei Matebook X is the Company’s Dive into the Laptop Pool

Huawei has been killing it at the smartphone game, they also make tablets and smart watches that quite good but you probably did not...

EatOut Kenya Secures $500,000 Funding from Craft Silicon as it Prepares to Launch Mobile Payments App

CraftSilicon, yes the same company behind Little ride, has injected 500,000 dollars into EatOut - which is a Kenyan restaurant and reviews website. EatOut was...
video

Snapchat Announces Custom Stories For Collaborative Storytelling

Snapchat has always focused on the individual user where he or she can post Stories that are based on his/her experience during the day....
Huawei P10 - Courtesy AndroidPIT

Huawei’s 2017 Flagship, the P10, is Now Available for Purchase in Kenya

The Huawei P10 is finally available in Kenya. Photography enthusiasts are probably jumping up and down with joy. The Pre-orders which included a free...

Nigerien National Claims He Triggered Safaricom Outage that Caused Public Outcry on April 24

Exactly one month ago, Safaricom experienced a countrywide system outage that affected its core services, including Voice, SMS, Data, M-Pesa and Enterprise services. The...
instagram explorer stories

Instagram Spotted Testing Location Stories Within Explore

Stories everywhere on Instagram seems to be a recurring theme here
Android One

Android One is Not Dead and Could Soon Be Coming to Mid-range and Flagship Devices

While speaking to Gadgets 360, Android's Vice President of Product Management and Google Play, Sameer Samat revealed that Android One was not dead and...
Okoa Jahazi Legal

Safaricom’s Okoa Jahazi Users Term the 10% Interest Illegal, Demand for Compensation

Some Safaricom clients are unhappy about the telco's Okoa Jahazi service, which is why they have sued the company for breaching banking laws. Okoa Jahazi...

Twitter Is Now Doing Facebook-like Tracking On The App

Twitter is an ad based company and it relies on ad revenue to cater for administrative costs like staff salaries, running servers and for...
Uber Freight

Uber Joins the Race To Conquer Trucking Business with Uber Freight

Uber is a tremendously successful transportation network company. After starting its business in 2009 with its popular taxi-hailing app, the company has been trying...
telegram

Telegram’s Latest Update Brings Video Messages, Bot Payments and Instant View for Everyone

Telegram has proven time and time again that it is miles ahead of the competition when it comes to features and true to this,...

Key Announcements Made On Google I/O 2017

Google's annual I/O conference started yesterday and they used the opportunity to announce new features and improvements on their ecosystem. Ecosystem update Google revealed that we...
google-io-koitlin

Google Now Supports Kotlin as an Official Android Development Language

At Google I/O 2017, Google announced that it will officially support Kotlin on Android as a “first-class” language. Kotlin is a new programming language built by...
Data Centre

East Africa Data Centre (EADC) Wins Tier III Certification from Uptime Institute

Liquid Telecom’s subsidiary, East Africa Data Centre (EADC) has received Tier III Certification, thanks to its efforts in delivering 100% uptime in IT and...
android-instant-apps

Android Instant Apps Now Open to All Developers

Last year, Google introduced Android Instant Apps - a feature that allows Android users to use applications without downloading from the Google Play Store. This...
Google I/O 2017

Google Isn’t Letting Go of Emerging Markets, Launches Android Go

Google, which took its first try at designing an Android phone from the hardware and software standpoints (aka the Google Pixel, with the help...
11,052FansLike
108,230FollowersFollow
15,897FollowersFollow
1,067SubscribersSubscribe

Recent stories