January 18, 2017

Tech News


MediaTek and Ericsson bring affordable LTE Advanced connectivity to underserved smartphone market in Africa

MediaTek today announced its collaboration with multinational telecommunications company Ericsson to make LTE -Advanced features available in mainstream mobile devices. This...


Oracle Drives Digital Transformation in Kenya

Digital transformation that supports Kenya’s Industry 4.0 preparedness, and acts as a catalyst for local economic growth was the key focus for Oracle’s digital day event in...

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Microsoft appoints new General Manager for WECA region

Microsoft has announced the appointment of Amr Kamel as the new General Manager for the West, East, Central Africa and Indian Ocean Islands  (WECA) region. He will report to Ali...


Kilimall is Testing A ’24 hour’ Delivery Service in Nairobi

Ecommerce platforms make it easy for consumers to get what they want without having to move around. The only issue with these platforms is that it can take a while before you get...

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Huawei and Safaricom deepen partnership with customer focused innovations

Huawei and Safaricom continue to strengthen their existing partnership by innovating more on devices and networks respectively. This symbiotic relationship which was inked 14...

Jumia Market Black November

Jumia Market’s Black November Sale Scheduled to Start on November 14

If you haven’t set the reminder for Black Friday yet, you need to do it now. Jumia Market will be offering early deals this November for dedicated bargain hunters. This annual...

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Samsung Electronics upgrades its Garden City Mall customer experience store

Samsung Electronics East Africa has today opened its latest state of the art store in Africa, with a new concept of improving customer experience through the offering of device...


Netflix Might be Getting an Offline Mode That Will Allow Users to Download Videos to Watch Later

The one challenge Video on Demand sites face in emerging economies is the high cost of data. This means that even if people want to subscribe to their services, they will not be...


Visa partners with Ecobank to bring low cost digital payments to millions of merchants across Africa

isa, the global leader in payments, has partnered with Pan African bank, Ecobank, to roll out mVisa, an innovative mobile payment service, in 33 African markets by year-end. The...

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The Galaxy Note 7 Fiasco Pulls Down Samsung’s Q3 Operating Profits by 30%

When reports about the Galaxy Note 7 catching fire started surfacing, we all knew that Samsung was not going to have any good news when reporting its financial results for that...