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Strategy Analytics: Nokia Comes Second After Samsung, Selling 35 Million Feature Phones in 2016

Nokia reportedly managed to sell 35 million feature phones in 2016. The company was only second to Samsung, who managed to sell 52.6 million feature phones last year. In all, 396 million...

The Iconic Nokia 3310 Launched at the MWC 2017 spots a Month-Long Battery Life,...

They promised and they delivered.! Nokia brand partner HMD Global on Sunday unveiled the new-version of the Nokia 3310 (2017) dubbed "modern twist." The iconic feature phone is the Nokia brand's one...

MTN Uganda Donates Shs30m to Rotary Blood Bank Program

MTN Uganda has injected Shs30 million as a contribution towards Rotary Blood Bank fundraising concert slated to take place on Sunday February 26th. The fundraiser concert that will feature renowned South African...

URA Launches Regional Electronic Cargo Tracking System

Tax body, Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) has Friday launched a Regional Electronic Cargo Tracking System (RECTs), together with two more programs in a move to facilitate ease of trade and Business...

New Innovation Hub Launched at National University of Rwanda

A new innovation hub has on Friday been launched at the National University of Rwanda in Huye District, Southern Province. Named UR Innovation Hub, the facility has been constructed at the University’s...

Uber Partners With Metta, and Nairobi Innovation Week to Launch the Uber Pitch

Uber Kenya announced in its official Uber Newsroom, it had partnered with Metta, and the Nairobi Innovation Week to launch an initiative dubbed UberPITCH under the theme 'Innovation to solve pressing...

Five African Startups to Compete Against Silicon Valley Tech Startups in the Startup Grind...

Five winning African Innovation Startups out of the six hundred from DEMO Africa 2016; Strauss Energy, Solstice, Mediabox, Sortd, and ConnectMed, take part in the 5th annual edition of the Lions@frica Innovation...
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Apple Team is Reportedly Said to be Investigating on What Led an iPhone 7...

Following the Samsung Note 7 phablets bursting into flames last year, making the South Korean smartphone giants to discontinue the production of the phone, there's a new dramatic video that has...

The Next Einstein Forum launches search for 54 young African science and technology champions

The Next Einstein Forum (NEF) today launches the search for fifty-four science and technology Ambassadors, one champion from each African country. The selected NEF Ambassadors will join the NEF Fellows Class as...

You Can Now Add Your National Flag to Your Facebook Profile

In a new feature by Facebook, is letting all its users to add their National Flags to their profiles. According to reports by TechCrunch, the social networking platform added nearly 200...
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Students in Arusha,Tanzania Embark on Robot Making Preparations

A total of 30 students from Suye and Moshono Secondary Schools in Arusha City under the supervision of technological experts from Korea, are currently...