Google and Twitter on Friday announced their partnership placing tweets in online search results has been extended to desktop results. The two firms agreed in May to place tweets in Google mobile search results, and that the same would apply to desktop at a later time. Times of India reports that Google...
Software giant Microsoft’s Office 365 is the most widely used cloud application among businesses. The company has beat the long-popular Salesforce.com, according to Okta, a company that helps companies manage their cloud apps. Okta which provides a cloud service to help companies manage and secure their sign-in credentials across multiple cloud applications analyzed...
Google has launched a Wi-Fi router, the latest move in the company's efforts to get ready for the connected home and draw more users to its services. The search giant on Tuesday unveiled the OnHub, a sleek new router that Google developed with the networking hardware company TP-Link. The cylinder-shaped router,...
With a light smirk eerily pronounced on his chin, 42-year old James Kalanzi, a ‘matooke’ farmer, analyzes every digit of the message that just pinged on his phone. He has just sent a truck-full of produce to his agent in Kampala and the message Kalanzi receives is a confirmation that...
Google today announced that Android One will be expanding beyond Asia. The company’s budget-focused stock Android smartphones are heading to six countries in Africa, though for now there’s only one available handset. A recent study by Internet Society study shows that 23% of mobile phones will be able to connect to the Internet in Africa by the...
Google today confirmed that it has selected 'Marshmallow' as the next nickname for Android 6.0. The Android statue collection at Google headquarters also got a new addition today: a green android clutching a marshmallow. Google today also revealed the official Android 6.0 SDK and opened Google Play for publishing Android...
For the first time since the launch of MTN Mobile Money in 2009, individuals and companies can now easily effect payment for licenses, fines, taxes and other fees to Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) using a secure and trusted platform. This follows the signing of a partnership between KCCA...
At Samsung's big press conference yesterday in New York, the company announced two new flagship smartphones: the Samsung Galaxy Note5 and the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+, both of which include large "phablet" sized screens that poise them to be direct competitors to the iPhone 6 Plus. Like the Galaxy S6 Edge,...
MTN Group today reaffirmed its commitment to the promotion of excellence in journalism on the African continent, announcing its sponsorship of the 2015 Highway Africa Conference. The conference is the largest annual gathering of African journalists in the world and takes place from 30 to 31 August in Grahamstown, South...
Telecom companies are constantly innovating in order to stay relevant and grow their subscription. This innovation brings about more unique services for the customer to enjoy. Below are some MTN services you may not be aware of, but are of great benefit to businesses, individuals, and families. MTN WebPhone MTN WebPhone is a...