South Korean smartphone firm; Samsung Electronics will today unveil the successor to the recalled Note 7 flagship; Galaxy Note 8 smartphone to the world at the Galaxy Unpacked 2017 event in New York at 11am EDT (6p.m. East African Time). The Galaxy Note 8 has been leaked on several occasions running...
Facebook's recent move to give publishers a brand recognition on its platfrom see the social media giant releasing new tools that lets media houses display their logos alongside headlines. According to an announcement on Tuesday, publishers can put their logos next to headlines in the trending and search sections to give readers an...
MTN Uganda on Tuesday 22nd August 2017 announced a contribution of 50 million Uganda shillings towards the annual Kampala City Festival. The festival, now in its sixth edition, is organized by Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA). The theme this year is “Revel Diversity—celebrating who we are and the facets...
User of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ in Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa and other African countries can now enable and use the voice component of Samsung’s native AI, Bixby and enjoy its full functionalities. Although Samsung had unveiled its AI as far back as May 2017, it was however only...
Soon after revealing the name for Android O, Google has released factory system images of the much awaited Android 8.0 Oreo update for compatible devices. The OTA update has also started to roll out, but it's likely to be phased, and is first arriving for Android beta program users. Also,...
Keeping its word to make 'Safety Check' a permanent feature, Facebook is rolling out a 'Safety Check' page that would help users find emergency information and potentially help others in need. Facebook sees enough reason to make 'Safety Check' a fixture of its site as natural disasters, terrorism and conflict have become...
According to media reports, smartphone manufacturer Huawei is all set to launch a new smartphone in an event to be held in Munich, Germany on October 16th. Although the company has not revealed the name of the handset they're launching, it is expected to be Huawei Mate 10 while further reports...
Facebook is once again throwing its full support behind young, digital talent in South Africa, with a busy programme of events for Loeries 2017 Creative Week; the world’s largest social media community is sponsoring the Student Category of The Loeries Awards for the second year running, as well as...
According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics, Samsung Galaxy S8 becomes the world’s best-selling Android smartphone model in the second quarter (Q2) of 2017. Samsung managed to ship 10.2 million units of Galaxy S8 (2.8% market share) and 9.0 million units of Galaxy S8+ (2.5% market share), together accounting for 19.2 million (5.3%...
Shenzhen-based smartphone markers, Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd, on Sunday 26th, February, 2017 during the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 launched its most waited smartphones; the ‘Huawei P10 and P10 Plus” successors of the famous Huawei P9. And as expected, the two phablets spotted the promised Leica dual rear cameras. According to online...