Spotify and Apple Music have finally met their biggest contender: YouTube Music. The Google-owned YouTube spinoff, which Google has been hyping for several weeks, is more than just a Spotify or Apple Music clone. In fact, YouTube Music is backed by YouTube's long history of being the most dominant...
Before you venture into the streaming industry, you should be aware that it is very competitive. Samsung's Milk Video has announced on the app's Google Play listing that it'll be shuttering the service come November 20. It should be noted that November 20 is supposed to be the app's first birthday. Until then,...
Chinese-based smartphone makers, Huawei Corp. has announced an upgrade of it's P9 Lite phablet which was launched in April 2016, the Huawei P8 Lite (2017). The mid-range smartphone is said to be available in European stores before they go global. According to online reports, the company is focusing on launching a...
Chrome on Android is adding a small update that Google claims will save up to 70 per cent of data. Phones will now remove most images if they know that they are on a slow connection. The company claims that the feature can save huge amounts of data and therefore...
Over the last few years, Microsoft seems to have been flailing. Windows 8, while a step in the right direction for the company, was an utter mess and saw slow adoption along with poor developer uptake. Windows 8 went too far, too fast; it was a user experience disaster. As users...
Microsoft has recealed that it will continue to sell low-end phones with the Nokia brand and has licensed the brand for these type of devices. Meanwhile, the company is preparing to roll out its new Microsoft Lumia brand, Tuula Rytilä, senior vice president of marketing for phones at Microsoft, said. He...
Huawei Consumer Business Group (Uganda) has today announced re-invented smartphone solutions that appeal to all market segments in Uganda, as it unveiled six (6) different smartphone devices targeting low, middle and high-level customers. Dong Chengzu Huawei Devices Uganda Head of Retail and Marketing Department said, ‘In 2012, Huawei became the...
Skype is introducing a new video messaging app for Android, iOS and Windows Phone called Skype Qik. As its name implies, the app is centered around sharing short, spontaneous clips. Taking a cue from ephemeral messaging apps such as Snapchat, each video clip lasts exactly two weeks – quite a...
Google's annual I/O developer conference kicks off later this week, and we'll likely get a first look at the next generation of Android, or Android M. But which dessert-themed moniker will Google select this time around? From Donut to Lollipop, the search giant has long given its new mobile OS...
Maker of top Chinese phone brand - Huawei Technologies and Uganda's largest 4G network - MTN Uganda yesterday officially unveiled the Huawei P8 smartphone into the Ugandan market, after a successful global launch in Asia, Europe and South Africa. The 4G enabled Huawei P8 was launched in partnership with MTN Uganda,...