Among the many fascinating reveals in the opening keynote of the Microsoft Build 2015 developer conference—Android and iOS code running on Windows phones,holograms that can attach themselves to physical robots, and Visual Studio for Mac and Linux—was the Microsoft Edge browser. Internet Explorer's more modern and fast successor, previously code-named...
Samsung has reclaimed the top spot in global smartphone sales, beating Apple and Lenovo, despite its profits slipping 39%. Samsung sold 83.2m smartphones globally in the first quarter of 2015, according to data from research firm Strategy Analytics, reclaiming the top spot from Apple which sold 61.2m iPhones in the same...
Microsoft showcased how your Windows Phone can be used as a full computer, complete with mouse and keyboard at the Microsoft BUILD event yesterday. Using Windows 10 Continuum, you’ll be able to plug a HDMI display into your phone and use universal apps like you would on a computer. You can...
Another big piece of news out of Microsoft BUILD: developers can convert their apps written in Objective C for iOS devices into Windows 10 applications. A tool that Microsoft plans to release will allow developers to directly convert their Objective C code built for iOS devices to work on Windows...
Customers of MTN Mobile Money and M-Pesa in East Africa will be able to transfer money to each other following an agreement between MTN Group and Vodafone Group to interconnect their mobile money services. A statement to the media says the interconnect collaboration between the two mobile money operators will...
The telecom company has in the past few weeks increased its agent network by 537 in 15 days. The latest is that Airtel has launched a new and enhanced internet value proposition named Tugabane under their 2015 umbrella Campaign, ‘The Smartphone Network.’ Tugabane allows an internet customer to subscribe to a...
Two years ago Huawei launched the legendary P6 in London, the first in a series of smart, beautiful devices; today the company returns to London to unveil its two latest P Series smartphones – the user-friendly Huawei P8 and the Huawei P8max. The Huawei P8max builds on the beauty...
Today at the legendary Old Billingsgate, London’s renowned arts and fashion venue, Huawei Consumer Business Group unveiled the Huawei P8 smartphone, a perfect blend of technology, sleek styling, usability and revolutionary low light camera features. The Huawei P8 is the culmination of the P series’ rich heritage of style...
Telecommunications provider MTN Business Namibia has issued a public invitation to sell off a 30% stake to local investors.
Two years ago, Google narrowly escaped what could have been a corporate catastrophe: Regulators at the Federal Trade Commission had launched a wide-scale antitrust investigation into the company that had the potential to disrupt Google's $38 billion business. After a tense standoff, Google caught a lucky break -- just...