February 24, 2017

Tech News

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Cisco 2017 Annual Cybersecurity Report: Chief Security Officers Reveal True Cost of Breaches

Cisco has released the 2017 Annual Cybersecurity Report (ACR) during the Cisco Connect East Africa 2017. According to the Cisco 2017 ACR, over one-third of organizations that...

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Twitter Is Cracking Down on Abusive Accounts on its Platform

If you use Twitter, then you know that some people on the platform can be abusive. There are those who are just annoying but some take that further and may end up harassing you...


Sophos Positioned as a Leader in Gartner 2017 Magic Quadrant Report For Endpoint Protection Platforms

Sophos today announced that Gartner, Inc., has once again positioned Sophos as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms1 (EPP). With the recently...


Microsoft partners with GrowthAfrica to launch the #Insiders4Good East Africa Fellowship

Today, Microsoft and GrowthAfrica announced their partnership to launch the #Insiders4Good East Africa Fellowship, which seeks to support emerging entrepreneurs as they turn their...


Only 5.1 Million Xperia Smartphones Were Shipped During the Last Quarter of 2016

The Sony Xperia brand has not done so well the last couple of years and we rarely see these devices out in the world. Sony is not where it was in terms of market share as the...


NexTech Africa 2017: Microsoft Demonstrates Its Commitment To African Innovation

With the theme, Building for Africa, NexTech Africa is demonstrating in action Microsoft’s commitment to support and empower innately African creativity and innovation. The...

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Airtel: We Have No Plans of Exiting the African Market

Airtel is one of the biggest telecommunication companies in the world but the company has not had a smooth ride in Africa, especially in Kenya. The company has been struggling to...

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New Microsoft Office 365 Subscriptions Drop by 62%

Microsoft seems to be having a hard time attracting new users to its Office 365 platform if the latest report by IT World is to be believed. The report reveals that new...

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Hugo Barra to be the new head of Oculus VR at Facebook

Less than a week after leaving Xiaomi, Hugo Barra is heading to Facebook to be the new head of Oculus VR. At Xiaomi, he was the Global VP since 2013 but he unexpectedly announced...

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Microsoft and Ecobank Agree to Drive Digital Transformation in Africa

Microsoft, the leading platform and productivity company for the mobile-first, cloud-first world and Ecobank Transnational Incorporated, parent company of pan-African banking...