WhatsApp latest update adds Group Calling for Voice and Video feature.

WhatsApp latest update will now allow group voice calls and video calls between up to 4 people. The update will be rolled out starting this week and callers can add friends by hitting ‘’add participant’’ button at the top right corner of the screen. The maximum number of participants callers can add is four and […]

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WhatsApp latest update will now label forwarded messages

WhatsApp has now made it easier for you to identify the origin of information shared on the messaging app. The company has rolled out a new feature that will indicate which messages you receive have been forwarded to you. A great step for the messaging platform as it will help you determine if your friend […]

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WhatsApp will now allow group admins decide who can post to the group

If you’re an admin of a WhatsApp group you must really be finding it hard to deal with those annoying friends in the group. Let’s say you opened a group to plan for a road trip or a friends wedding, but then there this one or two friends who are always sharing funny memes of […]

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WhatsApp will now allow you to delete messages sent by mistake after an hour.

Most of us were quite happy when WhatsApp last year unveiled the delete message feature. This feature was meant to save us from those embarrassing moments we experience after sending messages by mistake. When it was first introduced in October, the feature only allowed you to delete messages up to seven minutes after you sent […]

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WhatsApp Business App is now available for download in Kenya

Businesses in Kenya can now download the new WhatsApp Business App. They app had been rolled out in select markets in January, but is now officially available for download to everyone. So what can businesses do with the new WhatsApp Business app? Well, small companies can set up their WhatsApp Business profiles by filling out […]

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Breaking: WhatsApp Goes down on New Year’s Eve

You are probably wondering how you are going to text everyone to wish them ”Happy New Year” Why? Because popular messaging app WhatsApp appears to be down. DownDetector.co.uk reported a spike in outage reports around 6pm UK time. Down Detector’s outage map shows WhatsApp is mainly down for people in northern Europe, as well as for […]

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How to delete messages you sent by mistake on WhatsApp

You probably have read about WhatsApp ’s latest feature that will now allow you to delete a message sent by mistake. The company has been testing the feature for the most part of this year before it finally decided to roll it out last week. So how does this feature work? Well, you will be […]

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WhatsApp is working on ‘Pin On Top’’ and ‘unsend’ features

If you use WhatsApp a lot then you know how the conversation lists get pretty crowded, especially with groups. This makes you miss some of the most important chats. WhatsApp now wants to make it easy for you to remember these important chats. The messaging service is working on a new feature that will let […]

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This new update from WhatsApp will now make you be able to receive a notification even if you’ve muted a conversation.

Guys, WhatsApp is bringing back the text Status after replacing it with a Snapchat Story clone

Last month, WhatsApp made some update which caused some user backlash. The company replaced the ability for users to set a text-based in-app status with a Snapchat Stories clone and most users did not just like it. Well, After the backlash from users, it looks like WhatsApp has decided to revive the text status option […]

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WhatsApp Android beta brings a bunch of new emoji

We all love emoji. I mean they have become a necessity in our modern communication. From smiley faces, winks and much more, we just need them. But one thing we need to agree is that one can never have enough emoji, right? That said, WhatsApp might be bringing a bunch of new emoji on Android. […]

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WhatsApp’s New Update will let iPhone users Queue Messages Without Internet connection

WhatsApp has rolled out some major update which is probably going to make iPhone users happy. The update will let iPhone users send WhatsApp text messages even when they do not have mobile data connection or wifi. “Messages will be queued up and sent when your phone regains a connection,” WhatsApp clarifies in the App […]

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WhatsApp will stop working on your phone this month – Check if you’ll be affected

Earlier last week WhatsApp turned seven years old. As it marked this huge milestone, the world’s most popular messaging app with over a billion users made some announcement that will probably not go down well with some users. In what it is calling a technology upgrade, WhatsApp says come 2017, it will stop working on […]

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WhatsApp rolls out video calling feature to everyone

A couple of weeks ago we told you that WhatsApp was testing a video calling feature. Well, today, the company has officially confirmed that it’s rolling out the feature to all users across the globe. This means the video calling feature will now be available to WhatsApp’s over 1 billion users worldwide on iOS, Android, […]

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According to a report published by Android Authority, the details were spotted as part of a text translation program for WhatsApp

WhatsApp rolls out video calling feature

Rumour that WhatsApp has been working on video calling feature has been going on for some time now. The first time we heard about them was last year in December from a German Apple blog Macerkopf . The blog went further and provided allegedly leaked images of video calling in action claiming that WhatsApp is […]

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According to a report published by Android Authority, the details were spotted as part of a text translation program for WhatsApp

WhatsApp could be working on a passcode protection feature

A couple of months ago Facebook-owned app WhatsApp introduced end-to-end encryption as an added security measure to keep users’ conversations private on the platform. According to WhatsApp, the move toward end-to-end encryption was intended to bolster personal privacy and security worldwide. It now looks like WhatsApp may be working on an additional security feature. According […]

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This new update from WhatsApp will now make you be able to receive a notification even if you’ve muted a conversation.

WhatsApp now lets you tag people in group chats, here’s how to do it

One of the key features of messaging service WhatsApp is group messaging. Well, personally I am not a fan of these groups so I am always forced to mute them. If you are like me, then you are definitely not going to like this new feature from WhatsApp. The Facebook-owned messaging service has quietly rolled […]

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WhatsApp just launched a desktop app for Mac and Windows

Facebook owned messaging service WhatsApp has finally come to your desktop. The company has today launched the desktop application that will mirror conversations and messages from users smartphones. Available for Windows 8+ and Mac OS 10.9+, WhatsApp says because the app runs natively on your desktop, you will have support for native desktop notifications, better […]

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After WhatsApp, Facebook is also ditching support for BlackBerry

It’s just a few weeks since WhatsApp announced that it is killing support for Blackberry and other older devices. Of course this did not go on well with most Blackberry users and it seems Facebook is following in the same footsteps. Faceebook has also decided to ditch support for blackberry. What this means is that […]

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This new update from WhatsApp will now make you be able to receive a notification even if you’ve muted a conversation.

WhatsApp now allows you to share PDF files

If you have tried attaching a file to a WhatsApp text you must have noticed some additional feature, Document. Yes, the company has finally rolled out the much awaited document sharing feature to its Android and iOS app. WhatsApp has not yet officially announced this but most users have reported seeing the feature among other […]

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According to a report published by Android Authority, the details were spotted as part of a text translation program for WhatsApp

WhatsApp Killing support for All BlackBerry and other older devices

This is probably going to make most WhatsApp users with older devices sad. Well, WhatsApp says it is killing support for older OS devices by the end of 2016. What this means is that WhatsApp will only be available on Android 2.3+, iOS and Windows phone 8.1+, of course this is not going to go […]

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Tigo Tanzania customers to access free WhatsApp service

All Tigo customers in Tanzania will now be able to access free WhatsApp service. This announcement was made by Tigo General Manager, Diego Gutierrez making the company the first telecom company in Tanzania to offer the Facebook owned social media services for free. The announcement will see all Tigo customers subscribing to the company’s weekly […]

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New Airtel UnlimiNet 20 Bundle to offer free Facebook and WhatsApp

Airtel Kenya has today unveiled a new set of bundles for Voice, SMS and data. Dubbed ‘’UnlimiNet 20 bundle, the innovative 20/- bundle with a 24-hour validity is targeted at its pre-paid customers. It is packed with 20 MB data, 20 SMSs and 6 minutes of calls to any network. The Company has also introduced […]

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This new update from WhatsApp will now make you be able to receive a notification even if you’ve muted a conversation.

Breaking News : Whatsapp is Free Forever

Today when I woke up at 07:30 PM EAT I found out a surprise to my Whatsapp. Your service expiration has been extended for a lifetime. With that I decided to consult Whatsapp’s website and this is what I got. Making WhatsApp free and more useful Nearly a billion people around the world today rely […]

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WhatsApp could be working on Video Calls Support

WhatsApp is reportedly working on adding video calls support to the service, German Apple blog Macerkopf has claimed. The blog which also provided allegedly leaked images of video calling in action claims that WhatsApp is working on the feature. While the images might not be concrete evidence, the report should not come as a surprise. […]

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Court Bans WhatsApp in Brazil for 48 hours

WhatsApp users in Brazil will for the next 48 hour be blocked from using the Facebook owned the service.  This is after a judge ordered the popular messaging app blocked across the country for failing to respond to a court order in a proceeding criminal case. The shutdown, which began from9 p.m. ET Wednesday, will see […]

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REPORTS: WhatsApp testing a new voice-calling feature

Just weeks after unveiling a Web version of WhatsApp that will allow its more that 500 million users send messages from a Web browser. The company is at it again with  TechCrunch reporting that select Android users are reporting they’ve happened upon a new voice-calling feature in their WhatsApp mobile applications. Could this be an indication that […]

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You can now access WhatsApp on your desktop browser

By Nixon Kanali, Nairobi Sometime last year, we published a report suggesting how world popular instant messaging service WhatsApp was developing a web version of the app, which will allow you to use the service on desktop. Well, it has now happened as the messaging application has unveiled a new service that will let its […]

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WhatsApp may come to your desktop soon: Report

AndroidWorld has recently published a report suggesting that world popular instant messaging service WhatsApp is developing a web version of the app, which will allow you to use the service on desktop too. The report comes days after Pavel Durov’s revelations about strings in the code of WhatsApp that suggest of a web version. Paul […]

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Bored with those WhatsApp ‘blue ticks’? you can now disable them on your Android smartphone

Recenly, Popular messaging service, WhatsApp  rolled out a new feature  that allows users to know when a message they have sent to someone has been read by the recipient or not. Here is how the feature works; A single tick indicated that the your message was sent, two ticks indicated that it was delivered and two […]

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WHATSAPP NOW TELLS YOU ‘WHEN’ YOUR MESSAGE WAS READ!

Popular messaging service, WhatsApp has now rolled out a new update that allows users to know when a message they have sent to someone has been read by the recipient. WhatsApp has silently started rolling out a new feature in its new update that drops in two blue check marks when the recipient has read […]

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Facebook Completes Its $19 Billion Purchase of WhatsApp

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EU approves Facebooks’ acquisition of WhatsApp

By Nixon Kanali The EU has finally given a green light to Facebook’s acquisition of mobile messenger service WhatsApp. According to the EU, both Facebook  and WhatsApp are not close competitors and that consumers would continue to have a wide choice of alternative consumer communications apps after the transaction. The $19bn deal is the largest in Facebooks’ […]

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WhatsApp hits 600,000,000 active users.

The number of of WhatsApp active users has now hit 600 million. WhatsApp’s CEO-cum-founder Jan Koum has posted on his Twitter “Now serving 600,000,000 monthly active users. Yes, active and registered are very different types of numbers…” WhatsApp is a five-year-old mobile messaging app, which allows exchanging texts, photos, and videos. The application is likely to be purchased […]

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WhatsApp back for Windows Phones

WhatsApp is back now back in the Windows Phone Store The app the had been temporarily pulled from the Windows Phone Store, users were met by a message saying that the app was “no longer published.” At the time it was thought that this could be down to problems with the app’s compatibility with the Windows Phone […]

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Facebook Asks Europe To Review Its $19B WhatsApp Buy In Bid To Head Off Local Opposition

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#Facebook to pay #WhatsApp $2 billion if deal fails to get necessary approvals

Facebook will buy fast-growing mobile-messaging startup WhatsApp for $19 billion in cash and stock in a landmark deal. This is what has been trending all over the world. But did you know Facebook will have to shell out $2 billion (over Rs. 12,500 crores) if its acquisition of the instant messaging service WhatsApp fails to get […]

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Nokia 3.1 Review: Nokia could have done better

The Nokia 3.1 started selling in the country in June this year. HMD Global is selling it at Ksh.15,999 and the device is a complete upgrade, especially in terms of design from the earlier Nokia 3. Remember the Nokia 3 was Nokia’s flagship ‘’budget’ device when Nokia relaunched as an Android smartphone brand back in […]

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Safaricom’s Android Go Neon Kicka 4 specs, price and availability

The Safaricom Neon Kicka 4 started going on sale just recently and you have probably seen the ads running on your tv screens. The device is the cheapest Android Go smartphone in the market right now and with it, Safaricom is trying to pull away from people from the feature phone space. Safaricom is selling […]

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Six Kenyans selected for Facebook Community Leadership Program

Six Kenyans are among the 116 people worldwide who have been selected to join the Facebook Community Leadership Program. Unveiled in February this year, the program is a global initiative that invests in people building communities. The Kenyans include Felista Wangari, through her 52-Week Savings Challenge Facebook group, Pamellah Oduor, with her Let’s Cook Kenyan […]

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Everything you need to know about the new LG B2B showroom in Nairobi

The experiences brands gain from when they interact with their consumer is key to the success of their business. Most of the time, these businesses end up not recording zero sales simply because they either did not position their brand well or did not give the consumers time to interact and learn a few things […]

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The Infinix HOT S3X is available on X-Mall for Ksh.17,500.

The Infinix HOT S3X (Well, I wonder why Infinix decided to give this phone such a name) went on sale in the country a few weeks ago. The phone is the successor of the Infinix HOT S3 selfie smartphone which was launched back in June 2018. Infinix is selling this device with the tagline ‘’Express […]

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XIAOMI Redmi 6A Unboxing and Quick Thoughts

Redmi 6A Unboxing Xiaomi unveiled its budget-friendly Redmi 6A this week in Nairobi. Jumia had already started sending out teasers of the device’s availability on its website a few weeks before this launch happened. You will agree with me that to broaden its portfolio in the Kenyan market, Xiaomi has been pushing a number of […]

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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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#JengaHustleSeries: Digital Media Marketing

When: August 11, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Where: Pawa 254 Mageuzi Theatre

What is the #JengaHustleSeries? ? It’s an open platform for young people to engage on issues around youth employment and decent work. It is a monthly engagement that identifies mechanisms and provides direction on interventions that[…]

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Unboxing the Android One Infinix Note 5

The Infinix Note 5 is the latest device from Infinix Mobility to be unveiled in Kenya. The Android One device was first unveiled to the world at a global event held in Dubai. Benjamin Jiang, Managing Director of Infinix Mobile said the Infinix Note 5 is targeting young professional thanks to the device’s fusion of […]

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IOTransfer 2: Managing and transferring your iPhone data has never been this easy.

If you’re a smartphone user, the chances of you wanting to transfer files between your phone and your computer are always very high. Usually, this happens when you’re resetting your phone or transferring your favorite song or any file from your computer to your phone. But how fast does this transfer process happen especially if […]

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Huawei P20 Lite quick review: Best mid-range smartphone in the market?

I have been interacting with the Huawei P20 Lite, a budget-friendly version of the standard P20 flagship phone for a week and a half now. The device was launched in the country a few weeks ago through e-commerce site Jumia. Globally, the phone was launched in March and as it has been in the past, […]

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The Nokia 1 is now selling at a reduced price of Ksh.7,999

Nokia has announced a new price for Nokia 1. The device which was launched in the country in April this year will now retail at Ksh.7,999 down from the price announced during the launch of Ksh.9,500. The Nokia 1 is the cheapest Android smartphone yet from HMD Global. It is powered by 1.1GHz quad-core MediaTek […]

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Tecno Camon X Review: More about the selfie camera

Tecno launched the Camon X less than a month ago. The Camon X is its latest addition to the Camon series known for their camera so definitely, the key highlight of this latest Camon is the Camera. It is important to note that Tecno launched two, we have the Camon X and the Camon X […]

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Facebook is reportedly testing Messenger payments in India

It seems like Facebook is looking for more ways to make money other than just advertising. The social network is reportedly testing Messenger payments services in India, according to a new report published by FactorDaily. The reports says that Facebook has been trialling an option for Messenger users to top up their pre-paid mobile and […]

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Key highlights from the Jumia Mobile Week 2018 White paper

On March 15th, Africa’s leading online shopping platform Jumia released its Mobile Week 2018 white paper. The report noted that out of 420 million mobile phone subscribers in Africa, 100 million own a smartphone and this number is expected to double in the next two years. Jumia attributes the growth in mobile phone connections and […]

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5 Top Smartphones with Facial Recognition

Mobile phones are becoming increasingly smarter. If we take a look back to the days of the popular mobile phones eg the Nokia 3310, you will discover that mobile phones have come a long. From life to workplace, your mobile phone can help you achieve a lot. Want to stay connected with your friends? Think […]

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Nokia 3310 4G version is coming

HMD Global is releasing a new version of the Nokia 3310 with 4G. The new version was spotted by Nokiamob passing through TENAA, the Chinese regulatory body for telecommunications devices. Photos of the device published on the official TENNA pages show that the new version is all similar to the standard 3310 (2017). The biggest […]

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Twitter now lets you create much longer display names – 50 characters

Twitter has really been preoccupied with making everything lengthy lately. Just the other day it finally rolled out the 280 character limit to everyone and now it also wants your Twitter display name to be longer too. The company has announced that starting today your Twitter display name can be up to 50 characters in […]

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Oppo F3 Review: Great selfie camera, but is it worth spending your cash on? 

 It has been a month since Chinese phone maker Oppo unveiled the Oppo F3 smartphone in the Kenyan market. You probably have seen so much hype being given to this device in the local media and even with some influencers in the country and so you have an idea what the Oppo F3 is all […]

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A new meaning for CIOs: Champions of Innovation in Organisations

Kenyan CIOs should be ready to surf the next wave of digital disruption By Nikki Summers, Regional Director for Sage in East Africa What a difference 10 years makes. In 2007, Apple released its first smartphone, services like Uber, WhatsApp and Instagram did not yet exist, and high-speed mobile broadband and fibre were a distant […]

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Infinix S2 Pro Review: Wefie, Selfie and all the things you love about smartphone photography

I have been using the Infinix S2 Pro for a while now and it’s probably one of the best devices I have interacted with this year. The device was launched under the tagline ‘’Selfie+Wefie, officially introducing the Infinix S2 Pro as the world’s first wefie smartphone thanks to its two front cameras which come with […]

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Oppo F3 With Dual Selfie Camera Launches in Kenya for Kshs. 33,000

Oppo Mobile finally unveiled the much awaited Oppo F3 smartphone with dual selfie camera in the Kenyan market yesterday. The smartphone will retail at Kshs.33,000 and will start selling in the country on Tuesday, May 23rd.  The Oppo F3 is the smaller sibling of the Oppo F3 Plus. the design looks identical though the Oppo […]

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CIOs should embrace the role of championing innovation and agility in the business

The previous wave of digital disruption, triggered by mobile technology, caught most CIOs and organizations off guard. 10 years ago, hardly anyone owned a smartphone. Today, there are around 2 billion in circulation. What’s more, we use them every day to access Uber, WhatsApp, Instagram and many other services that didn’t exist when the first iPhone […]

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TECNO Phonepad 3 Review- Perfect office companion

The TECNO Phonepad 3 was launched a couple of weeks ago in the country and earlier on we had already told you so much on what to expect with this device. The Phonepad 3 is the first tablet of 2017 from TECNO Mobile and is probably the most attractive tablet from the company ever. We […]

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Everything You Need to Know About 5 Biggest Messenger Apps [Infographic]

I still remember my reaction when my 60 years old dad sent me a GIF via whatsapp. I  still remember how surprised I was when my 12 years old niece told me about her choice for whatsapp over facebook messenger due to the encrypted message settings. It is interesting to see that the technology of […]

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Asus showcases its products at Ongea Festival, boasts of amazing products and features

Technology company ASUS was among the companies that showcased their products at the recently concluded 2nd Eastern Africa Music summit. The summit, known as Ongea Festival was held at the Sarit Center Expo Hall on 16-19th February bringing together industry players to share, learn and showcase their products. Asus was here to showcase its music […]

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Monitor what your children are doing on Skype through TheOneSpy spying app

An Overview The last two decades have surely been all about the internet, new applications, new software and a whole new world of communication. Ever since its release in 2003, Skype has been an important part of this internet uprising. Through Skype app, one can do video and audio calls, can share texts, pictures and […]

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Why Wechat is a threat to Safaricom’s M-Pesa.

A few days ago I visited Chinese internet finance museum for a blockchain event organized by okcoin, one of Bitcoin’s large players. The 3 giants in Chinese internet: Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent occupied the most entries with their products and their subsidiaries numbering around 20 companies for each(photo below). The event area was in a […]

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Guest Post: How Mobile Technology has changed how companies do business.

By Brenda Kimuyu, Guest Contributor Mobile technology has become very popular around the world in recent years. According to Statista, a leading statistics company on the Internet, the number of smartphone users is forecast to grow from 1.5 billion in 2014 to around 2.5 billion in 2019, with smartphone penetration rates increasing as well. Just over […]

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Opinion: Why startups must know their playing field

The startup scene in Africa is rapidly growing with so many start-ups coming up with great ideas that will change the continent. Most of the business ideas tend to be associated with our hobbies, passions, strengths or even the resources that are at our disposal. However, it’s easy to be carried away with that idea […]

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Huawei P9 Lite Review: A light, powerful and comfortable smartphone

The Huawei P9 Lite is one of the best devices from Huawei Mobile I have interacted with in recent times. It succeeds the P8 Lite as the mini version of Huawei’s 2016 flagship- the P9. Comparing it to the P8, Huawei made a couple of improvements which I will be telling you about in this […]

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Microsoft is shutting down its Skype office in London

Microsoft is shutting down its Skype offices in London, one of the world’s leading technology firms offices. Nearly 400 people will also be laid off during the closure, according to a report by the Financial Times. The report says “Microsoft made the decision to unify some engineering positions, potentially putting at risk a number of […]

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The Infinix X-Band: When fashion meets technology.

A couple of weeks ago I told you about Infinix Mobility officially entering into the smartwatch market. The company announced it was launching the X-Band which will officially hit the market next week alongside the Infinix Note 3 smartphone. We got the device with us and if you are into fashion and love technology, then […]

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Airtel launches new Karibu package with FREE Calls, SMS and Data

Airtel Kenya has today launched a new, exciting consumer offer targeting mobile subscribers seeking to get more value from newly purchased mobile telephone lines in the Kenyan market. Dubbed “Karibu Airtel”, meaning “Welcome to Airtel” Airtel says the package is targeting first time customers joining the network with the purchase of a new SIM card. […]

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Infinix HOT 3 Review, another mark of simplicity from Infinix

For the better part of last year I have been interacting with Infinix smartphones. Actually, I have used nearly all phones launched by Infinix. What Infinix has been doing is launching a new phone in the market like after every 3 months. This has made their presence in the market huge considering most of their […]

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Airtel Records growth in Market Share by Voice Traffic

Airtel Kenya has recorded growth in market share by voice traffic to 16.8 per cent from 9.8 per cent in the year ended December. This is according to the latest statistics from the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA). According to the these statistics, Airtel also gained in the volume of minutes of usage with its […]

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Opinion: Issues in Public Relations in Nigeria

Two unrelated incidents conspired to compel me to eventually make this intervention, which I have been planning forever. One was a personal experience a professional colleague shared with me, recently-a story that touches the heart, in a manner of speaking. After a recent event, he lamented, his Managing Director received a Google Alert barely an […]

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Facebook reaches 1.59 billion people globally and 100 million hours of daily video watch time

Facebook announced that they have reached  1.59 billion people globally and 100 million hours of daily video watch time on their platform. Making the announcement through his Facebook Page, Mark Zuckerburg CEO and Founder, Facebook, said, “We just announced our quarterly results and shared an update on our community’s progress to connect the world. Our […]

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Why the Infinix Note 2 should be your next smartphone.

When Infinix Mobility announced plans to release a new flagship product into the African market before the end of the year, most consumers were curious to know what this product will be. The product, Infinix Note 2 was finally launched in Kenya in December via e-commerce platform Jumia. According to Infinix Mobility Managing Director and […]

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Terror group ISIS launches App to spread its terror agenda

Islami State Terror Group (ISIS) has reportedly launched an app to spread it terror agenda, adding teeth to its internet growth and social media presence. The app, called ‘’Amaq News’’ features news and videos showing executions and battlefield victories from the terror group. Discovered by hacking collective Ghost security group the app is designed to […]

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Facebook Messenger hits one billion+ downloads on Android

Facebook messenger has reached a whopping one billion downloads on Android. This announcement was made by David Marcus, vice president of Messaging products at Facebook. Through his Facebook page, David announced ‘’ Happy to make it to the very exclusive Android 1 billion+ downloads club’’ The Facebook Messenger mobile app was launched to let users […]

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REVIEW: Hands on with the Asus EeeBook X205TA

Introduction: If the “EeeBook” name sounds familiar, you’re probably recalling Asus’ storied netbook lineup from years back. Let me take you back a little bit, the “eee series” by ASUS was introduced in the late 2007, it was noted for its combination of a lightweight, Linux-based operating system, solid-state drive (SSD), and relatively low cost. […]

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Product Review: Hands on with the Microsoft Lumia 532 Dual Sim

Way back before Nokia was acquired by Microsoft, Nokia held a legacy for a long time, especially for the build they made for the feature phones, smartphones and anything they made. From the Nokia 1110, which was a starting point to many of us to the glossy Lumia and Asha range, Nokia never disappointed and […]

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Facebook is testing out its own Phone app

Facebook hasn’t been shy of releasing spin-off apps of late — consider Home, Rooms, Groups, Slingshot and of course Messenger — and it looks like there’s another one in the pipeline too. A couple of Facebook users on Android have noticed links to what seems to be a Facebook dialler app called, appropriately, Phone. Android […]

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Airtel launches UnlimiNET bundles for unlimited connections

Airtel Kenya has announced the introduction of yet another new unique and exciting product that offers customers the peace of mind and freedom to talk and remain connected to their world through the Internet. The new flexible and affordable bundled tariff dubbed “UnlimiNET” is destined to offer Airtel customers the convenience and freedom to make […]

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Apple set to buy headphone-maker Beats Electronics for $3.2 bn

Apple Inc is close to paying a record $3.2 billion for Beats Electronics, two people with knowledge of the matter said, an expensive foray into music streaming and headphone gear that would mark a departure for the usually cash-conservative iPhone maker. Both companies are hashing out details and the envisioned deal could still fall through, […]

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Facebook Buys Fitness App to Track Your ‘Moves’

Facebook has bought the fitness app Moves, which helps people monitor daily physical activity and their calorie counts on a smartphone. The 2-year-old Finnish startup ProtoGeo, which developed the app, said Thursday it had been acquired by the U.S. social networking giant and that key members of its team would be moving to the Facebook […]

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Hands-on with the newn Nokia’s new Lumia 930

            Nokia has Announced yet Another Lumia: The Lumia 930 With a 5-inch display has a 20 megapixel camera. The Lumia 930 offers up a full HD (1080p) 5-inch OLED display (both the 925 and 1020 offered 4.5-inch 720p displays), quad-core 2.2GHz processor (which showed no signs of lagging), 2GB RAM and […]

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The Nokia X to be launched for the Kenyan market this Thursday.

Nokia has just unveiled its X phone in India today. The phone will be launched for the Kenyan market this Thursday and comes with a highly customized version of Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean and average specs for a device of its standing besides rocking a dual-SIM and shipping with basic apps like: WhatsApp Facebook Access to […]

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Nokia introduces a wealth of new innovative smartphones at Nairobi showcase

   Nokia today announced the arrival of its first 6-inch Lumia smartphones in Kenya, the Nokia Lumia 1520 and the Nokia Lumia 1320. The Nokia Lumia 1520 will be available in black at a recommended retail price (RRP) of KES 69 999, while the Nokia Lumia 1320 will come in yellow, black and white at an […]

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