Global WAF report underscores F5 as key player in web application firewall security

F5’s position as a dominant player in the Web Application Firewall (WAF) market has been underscored by its participation in ‘Global Web Application Firewall Market Research Report 2017 to 2022’, which presents an in-depth assessment of the WAF market including enabling technologies, key trends, market drivers and challenges. The study includes a number of WAF […]

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OPPO F5 Review: All about the selfies

We have told you so much about the OPPO F5 already. The flagship device from OPPO Mobile was launched in November 2017 in the country with a price tag of Ksh.31, 990. The OPPO F5 is the company’s first Full HD+ (2160×1080) with a Full-Screen display to be unveiled in Kenya, featuring the groundbreaking A.I. […]

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OPPO launches OPPO F5 6GB Christmas Red Edition as OPPO F5 Youth goes on sale Countrywide

OPPO Kenya has today unveiled the OPPO F5 6GB Christmas Red Edition that comes with more RAM and storage capacity.  According to a press statement sent out by the company, only 500 devices of this edition will be available for purchase with an exquisite appearance in Red and black. OPPO F5 6GB has a larger […]

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The OPPO F5 Youth is here, pre-order one from Jumia for Kshs. 26,990.

OPPO has announced the launch of the OPPO F5 Youth in Kenya. The device is the sister version of the recently launched OPPO F5 and is currently available for pre-order exclusively on Jumia for Kshs. 26,990. Remember, during the OPPO F5 launch, OPPO announced that the OPPO F5 Youth will be available in the country […]

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The OPPO F5 is Now Available For Pre-Order From Safaricom

The OPPO F5 is now available for pre-order in the country. OPPO has announced that device, which was launched in Kenya a few days will be available for pre-order through Safaricom, both offline and online.   OPPO says it will also be offering several free accessories including an Official Barcelona Backpack to those who will […]

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OPPO launches the OPPO F5 in Kenya for Ksh.31,990.

We have previously told you that OPPO Mobile was planning to launch the OPPO F5 in Kenya, well, they finally did. The company has launched the device, which is the successor of the OPPO F3 at an event held at Radisson Blue hotel, Nairobi for Ksh.31,990. The OPPO F5 is the company’s first Full HD+ […]

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OPPO is launching the OPPO F5 in Kenya on November 20th

OPPO Kenya has announced that it will be launching the new OPPO F5 smartphone in Kenya on 20th November. The device has already been launched in other markets like India and the Philippines with the key features being AI-powered beautification features, a  20-megapixel front camera, and the 18:9 ‘Full Screen’ display. ‘’The Selfie Expert and […]

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Infinix Note 5 Review: Best Infinix Device in The Note Series?

Infinix Note 5 Review: The Infinix Note 5 was launched in the country close to a month ago. The device has been rated the best Infinix phone compared to its predecessor the Note 4 which was launched last year. The Infinix Note 5 packs some amazing features like the Android One and Full HD+ infinity […]

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‘’Our focus is to bring the best photography and selfie experience to consumers’’- OPPO

Chinese smartphone brand OPPO has been making some good strides in the Kenyan market. The brand, known for its  cameras phones has since entering the Kenyan market established itself as one of the top smartphone brands to look out for competing with other brands in the same segment like Infinix, Tecno and others. Each year, […]

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OPPO A83 With Face Unlock Launched in Kenya: Price, Specification

We had already told you that OPPO was planning to unveil a mid-range full screen display device in the Kenyan market. Well, they finally did it today. According to James Irungu, OPPO Kenya PR and Communications Manager, the OPPO A83 gives the company  an opportunity to reach out to consumers’ in the mass market segment […]

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OPPO to launch a mid-range device with full-screen display and face unlock in Kenya

OPPO wants to expand its product portfolio of mid-range devices after announcing plans to launch the its next device, the OPPO A83 in Kenya. The full screen display device is expected to take on the recently launched TECNO Camon CM from TECNO Mobile in the Kenyan market. The OPPO A83, has already been launched in […]

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Opinion: Taking enterprise security to the board

It’s that time of year, again, with many companies busying themselves in the art of budgeting and forecasting for 2018. In some companies, this means the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) having to communicate the importance of including enterprise security in this planning, using a language that the members of the board will understand. “For […]

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Twitter’s new ‘Threads’ Feature is now available for everyone

On Tuesday, Twitter announced that it was launching a new feature that will allow users to easily post tweetstorms. The company had last month announced that it was testing the feature, which it’s now calling ‘’threads’’ across its iOS and Android Apps. Twitter has been rolling out the feature slowly to everyone, and now users […]

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TECNO Phantom 8 Review: Classic Design, Great Camera and Performance

I have been interacting with the Tecno Phantom 8 for two weeks now. The device was launched close to a month and is retailing at Ksh.37,000 in the country. A pretty good device, if you asked me, good specs, great performance making it list among the top high-end devices in the market currently. In this […]

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Product Review: The Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Last year saw Samsung develop the Galaxy Note 7, a phone that they suspended its sales and announced an informal recall, after it was found that a manufacturing defect in the phones’ batteries had caused some of them to generate excessive heat, resulting in fires However, through the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, […]

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You can now place your Jumia Black Friday orders via USSD

Jumia is for the first time accepting Black Friday orders by USSD from customers. What this means is, customers can simply dial *483* 483#, pick the product they want to buy and the order will be processed just the same way orders placed from the Jumia Kenyan website or mobile app are processed. “USSD is […]

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How Mobile Technology Can Impact Your Sales (Infographic)

Technology continues to advance and spread across the globe at a breakneck speed these days. While this phenomenon is something that many people would expect given the acceleration of innovation during the last ten years, it’s a scenario that business owners must strongly reckon with if they want to stay competitive in their business. One […]

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Infinix Note 4 Unboxing and First Impressions

Infinix Mobility finally unveiled the Infinix Note 4. Themed, Take Charge of Your Life, the Note 4 is the company’s latest device to be unveiled in the country. The Infinix Note 4 is the successor of the Infinix Note 3 which as we said, we so much loved. The device had amazing specs and the […]

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Infographic: 14 WordPress Support Services to make your site more effective

Check out this infographic from Newt Labs UK and learn more on what WordPress support services you can use to make your website more impressive: Created and Designed by Newtlabs.

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Nokia malware report reveals new all-time high in mobile device infections and major IoT device security vulnerabilities

The latest Threat Intelligence Report by Nokia has revealed a new all-time high in mobile device malware infections, a sharp increase in compromised smartphones and major IoT device security vulnerabilities. The report revealed a steady increase in mobile device infections throughout 2016, with malware striking 1.35 percent of all mobile devices in October – the highest […]

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Sage unveils next generation of cloud solutions for Africa and Middle East

Sage the market and technology leader for integrated accounting, payroll & HR, and payment systems has today announced new products and features for Africa and the Middle East. Sage made the announcements at Sage Summit Tour in Johannesburg South Africa saying the products will take Africa and Middle East’s business builders and entrepreneurs closer to a world where admin […]

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Kenyan SMEs leverage e-commerce to compete with the big boys

80% of the products on online retailer platform Jumia are from accredited small businesses (SMEs), the company has revealed. This number grew by 45% in 2016 with many of these businesses, having only recently made their first ever online sale. According to Jumia Managing Director Sam Chappatte this trend has been attributed to Jumia opening […]

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Banks globally still finding it hard to manage online financial fraud

Banks and payment organizations globally are still finding it difficult to manage online financial fraud in today’s connected and complex technological landscape. This is according to a survey conducted by Kaspersky Lab and B2B International.  The survey found out that over a third (38%) of the organizations admitted that it is increasingly hard to tell whether […]

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Kaspersky Lab’s Interactive Protection Simulation (KIPS) training goes online

Kaspersky Lab has announced the availability of its Kaspersky Interactive Protection Simulation Online training (KIPS Online). KIPS Online is a valuable addition to previously available and highly regarded KIPS Live offline cybersecurity training. Both Live and Online versions offer actionable security intelligence training for top-level business executives around the world. KIPS Online brings cybersecurity awareness […]

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HP recalls more than 100,000 batteries for fears of overheating and fires

Laptop manufacturing company HP  has announced a massive recall of 101,000 laptop batteries sold between March 2013 and October 2016 for fears of overheating and fires The expansion recall of the batteries is an addition the 41,000 batteries HP recalled in June in the US. According to a notice on Tuesday by the Consumer Product Safety Commission, […]

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It’s the end of an era for Yahoo as it is renamed ‘Altaba’, CEO Marissa Mayer resigns from board

By now you must probably know that Yahoo is being sold to Verizon for a record $5 billion. We started hearing these reports about five months ago, and it now looks like it’s a full end of an era for Yahoo, although some portions will be left behind. Reports suggest that these portions of the […]

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Intracom Telecom Supplies its StreetNode™ Platform to MTN for Trial in South Africa

Intracom Telecom, a global telecommunication systems, and solutions vendor has today announced that it has successfully completed the live field trial of StreetNode™, its SON (Self Organizing Network) based Point-to-Multipoint (PtMP) platform, implemented by MTN’s South African operation. The trial took place in Johannesburg and was aimed at evaluating the platform’s unique capabilities to provide the […]

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Microsoft begins roll-out of Windows 10 Mobile to select Windows Phone 8.1 devices

Microsoft has began the roll-out of Windows 10 Mobile to select Windows Phone 8.1 devices. The roll-out had originally been planned to start in December 2015, but Microsoft ended up delaying it, but it’s finally here. So how do you upgrade to Windows 10? To upgrade, you can download the Windows 10 Upgrade Advisor app […]

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Meet The Setsuna, Toyota’s New Wooden Car

Next month, Toyota will make a fittingly stylish first appearance at Milan Design Week 1 by debuting an attractive new concept car made primarily of wood. Interesting right? The car’s name Setsuna, meaning “moment” in Japanese and Toyota says it chose the name to reflect that people experience precious, fleeting moments together with their cars. […]

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Government unveils Proposed Laws to protect Kenya’s critical infrastructure

The Government will soon set up a special unit to protect Critical infrastructure in the country. The unit is proposed by a bill formulated to look into the protection of Critical Infrastructure, and will be domiciled at the Ministry of Interior and Coordination of National Government. This is aimed at ensuring full coordination as well […]

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Hellofood: Ordering food online, more business for restaurant owners

Dining outside of home was initially a practice that was designed for travelers who were on transit and needed to stop for a bite before they carried on with their journey. Today, eating out of home has somewhat become a culture where people gather for social or business purposes and make the best of conversations […]

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Hellofood- Paper menus make way for the digital age

In America, more than 100 paper mills have been shut down since 2011 as the demand for paper continues to decline.  Paper, a once frequently used product is quickly being replaced by digitalization. One of the industries that are contributing to this waning use of paper are restaurant owners who have found ways to enhance […]

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The new Truedialer is complimentary to the main Truecaller app, which is now adding more than 250,000 users every day.

Truecaller unveils its new redesigned dial pad app Truedialer

Truecaller has today unveiled the new look of its popular dial pad app Truedialer. Truedialer has been designed to replace the old dialer apps with multiple improvements on design and features. With more than 10 million users currently, the new Truedialer app includes a more intuitive app design, and the quickest and most convenient way to […]

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Food delivery uses Android App to monitor Rider Movements

People must eat! Or so the saying goes. Because of this, the food business is one that will never be short of customers. Regardless of the state of the economy, politics, the traffic or any other daily scenario, there will always be people who need to eat if for no other reason, then simply for […]

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Hellofood acquires USD 100 Million funding from Goldman Sachs

Hellofood/foodpanda, the global mobile food delivery marketplace has announced a new financing round of USD 100 Million led by Goldman Sachs. Existing investors, among them Rocket Internet SE, also participated in the round. Since its launch in 2012, Hellofood has now raised over USD 310 Million together with the last funding of USD 110 Million […]

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Truecaller Launches Redesigned App for Windows Phone 8 Now With Real-Time Spam Detection to Protect You From Telemarketers

Truecaller today announces its completely redesigned app for Windows Phone 8, which supports the company’s global mission to transform the phonebook with a new set of useful features to improve the communications experience. Available to download for free starting today in the Windows Phone Store, this is by far the company’s biggest advancement on Windows […]

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Motorola launches Moto 360 smartwatch in India

New Delhi: Motorola has finally launched the much-awaited Moto 360 smartwatch in India at a price of Rs 17,999. Quite like the Motorola phones, the Android Wear-based Moto 360 smartwatch is also available exclusively through e-commerce major Flipkart. The smartwtach was unveiled in India early this month alongside the second-generation Moto G and Moto X […]

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New Traffic Radar Gun that Will Detect When Drivers Are Texting

We all have heard about the speed limited imposed by the Traffic police for anyone driving in Nairobi, 50km/h it is. Police will be able to detect using their radar guns if you have gone beyond the required limit. Well, what about a gadget that can tell if you are texting behind the wheel. According […]

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Microsoft’s Newest Surface Lap-Tablets Go on Sale

  A little more than two months after its unveiling, Microsoft’s Surface Pro 3 is finally available for purchase in all its forms. The latest editions of the tablet include the base model, which sells for $799, and a more high-end version, with a faster processor and more storage, that sells for $1,949. Available at retailers including […]

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