February 24, 2017

Guest writer

Data security

How secure is your data, really?

By Kunle Awosika More than 554 million data records were stolen during the first half of 2016, a 31% increase from the previous six months – and that was just from the...


Valentine Gift Ideas for the Plugged-in Lover

The month of February is a close replicate of the just ended festive season; a month to celebrate love, giving and a second chance to extend special treats to our special someone....


What does it mean for technology to be innately African?

By Amrote Abdella, Regional Director of Microsoft 4Afrika Mobile and cloud may be global technologies, but African start-ups have explored their functionalities, shaped their...

Lenovo Phab 2 Pro

Lenovo’s Phab 2 Pro unlocks new smartphone experiences

The Lenovo Phab 2 Pro, the world’s first Tango-enabled smartphone, is now available on shelves and online, and studios around the world are using the Phab 2 Pro as a working...

PC Gaming

4 reasons why gaming on your PC is great

Gaming consoles always seem to be the center of attention, but there are many hardcore gamers who stand by the PC as the best option for gaming. There are some good reasons for...


Help, my kid is a gamer: Striking the right balance these holidays

With school holidays in full swing, you’re probably scratching your head thinking of ways to keep your children entertained. In our digital world, the easy answer is technology....

Cyber Security

Cybersecurity is for life, not just for Christmas

A couple of weeks ago, Kilimall Black Friday sale grew by 300% this year, three times more compared to 2015. The online marketplace noted in its Black Friday report that sales...


Partnering for inclusive and transformative digital education in Africa

By Kunle Awosika, Country Manager Microsoft A considerable 92% of government decision-makers in the field of education throughout Africa believe that e-learning is extremely...

Jumia Travel

5 Ways Technology Trends Have Shaped the Travel Sector

Different sectors have experienced the reign of technological innovations in different ways, but perhaps it’s the travel sector that has gained more than any other. From search,...