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Using BBM for Android? Leave that persistent notification alone

After a false start, BBM is now available on Android and iOS. If you finally beat the waiting line and got yourself BBM on your...

Windows 10 to come in at least 7 different versions, Windows Mobile included

While Microsoft has made it clear that Windows 10 will be the platform that unifies all its users, that doesn't mean that outside...

Project Brillo is Google’s platform for the Internet of Things

In the days running up to Google I/O 2015, rumours emerged that Google would be looking to tap into the Internet of Things with...

The G1 is the Latest Android One Smartphone in the Phillippines

The Philippines has been one of a handful of countries that had the first generation of Android One devices. With newer Android One devices...
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Facebook Debuts Recommendations, New Call To Action Buttons And Local Events

Facebook has announced three new features to the core app that is geared to make it more useful to its users.

Orange Gives Startups A Chance To Innovate During The Orange API Developers Challenge

France Telcom Orange, will give Kenyan startups a chance to develop applications using the existing Orange APIs(SMS, USSD and Operator billing) in the Orange API...
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Ten reasons why you are better off with an Office 365 Subscription

We are moving to a world where managed services will be of more value to both individuals and businesses than physical copies of software....

Snapchat Redesigns Stories Page to Attract More Advertisers

Snapchat is one of the most popular social networking platforms we have today and recently, it was reported that it had passed Twitter in...
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Huawei’s GR3 (2017) is Now Officially Available in the Kenyan Market

While announcing the official entry of the many-named mid-ranger Huawei GR3 (2017) into the Kenyan market, Huawei Mobile Kenya General Manager, Mark Hemaobin said that...
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Nokia strengthens its Feature Phone portfolio with the Nokia 105 and 301

As the Finnish Telecommunications giant showed in 2012 when it debut the worlds first 41MP smartphone camera in Barcelona, Nokia once again showed that...
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Vodafone India, ICICI Bank Launch M-Pesa in India

Vodafone India and ICICI Bank have formed a partnership in a move to launch MPesa in India by the end of 2012. The initiative...
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Bitcoin Edging Closer to Mainstream

While a relatively new venture in the field of economics, Bitcoin is quickly growing in popularity around the world as an anonymous and simple...

Safaricom Awarded Four TV licenses Signifying Grand Digital TV Plans

In May, Safaricom officially  launched the Big Box, a media streaming device. The device also had over 30 local free-to-air TV channels and access...

Google I/O 2016: Google, Android by the Numbers

Besides the many products and service announcements made during yesterday's keynote, a lot of numbers were bandied about. Here's a quick look at all...
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Kenya Govt Pushes For Banks, Telcos to Authenticate Customer Data With Central IPRS Database

In March, the government launched the Integrated Population Registration System (IPRS) set to serve as the single one stop shop for personal information and...

Facebook is Testing a New Layout for Pages

Facebook is testing a new layout for Pages which looks way better than the one we have currently

Samsung Galaxy S5? [Leaked Photos]

Samsung is hold its Unpacked 5 event where it is expected to announced "the next Galaxy" later today. In the run up to this...

M-Pesa and Data Push Safaricom Profits Up by 38% To 31 Billion

Safaricom has today released its FY 2014/15 financial results posting a 38% increase in profit after tax to shs. 31 billion. The results were...

Android Wear powered Huawei Watch is now official

We must admit the name is a bit "meh" but so is Apple Watch. Don't get us started on weirdos like... never mind. You...
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Judge, Felon Feel The Heat of Facebook Gaffes

A wanted felon is languishing in police cells after liking a Facebook post of his mugshot on the Great Falls/Cascade County Crimestoppers Facebook...

Gartner Forecasts Very Little Spending on Smartwatches This Christmas

Unattractive designs, expensive price tags and lack of functionality, these are some of the factors that will steal the thunder from smartphones as consumers...

CfC Stanbic Financial Services Launches Kenya’s First Real-time Online Share Trading Platform

CfC Stanbic Financial Services has launched the Kenyan capital market’s first real-time online share trading platform in a move expected to raise the local...

The 22,500 LG G2s stolen have been recovered

Remember those 22,500 LG G2 smartphones that were being transported to Kentucky when they mysteriously disappeared in Indiana as the driver took a "bathroom...
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How to unsubscribe from any premium rate service on a Safaricom line

Have you ever found yourself trapped in a premium service that you didn't know how you signed up to? Or you even are sure...

Xiaomi Smartphones to Start Selling in South Africa on November 22nd

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi is set to introduce its smartphones into the South African market starting November 22nd signaling its official entry into the...

Barclays Africa Opens Rise Innovation Hub for African Innovators

In July, Barclays launched an innovation challenge called the Barclays Africa Challenge seeking ideas and innovations in Fin-tech. The challenge dubbed the Barclays Africa...

Rapidshare is shutting down next month

If you've been a long time user of the web and everything that comes with it then you must have used Rapidshare at one...
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