Telecommunications provider, Airtel has unveiled a new application challenge for startup developers, aimed at attracting the ‘next big app developers’ into the Airtel group of companies. The application challenge is a partnership between Bharti Airtel, Singaporean Telecommunications Company, Singtel and smartphone company Samsung. The competition is seeks to attract developers in Africa and...
Huawei’s latest masterpiece, the P8 smart phone is now on sale in Uganda. Kampala is the latest destination in a worldwide tour that has included destinations like South Africa, Bangkok, Singapore, New York and London. ‘With P8, Huawei set out to create the embodiment of beauty:  the perfect balance between science...
A new report from Sammobile has revealed that the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 will be announced on August 12, and then actually go on sale on August 21. Sammobile, cites “insiders” as the source of the definitive launch dates. The report also claims Samsung is planning to launch a Galaxy S6...
Telecoms network equipment maker Nokia has revealed that it may start designing and licensing mobile phone handsets under its brand name in 2016. The Finnish company said it was looking for a partner who would take on the manufacturing, sales, marketing and customer support for the products. Nokia says the mobile phones would...
MTN Group have announced the appointment of Mteto Nyati as MTN SA CEO, effective 13 July 2015. He succeeds Ahmad Farroukh, who resigned earlier this month. A seasoned ICT executive and business leader, Nyati joined MTN as Group Chief Enterprise Officer in October last year. "He brings extensive knowledge of the local...
Microsoft Corp. announced its plans to launch Windows 10 on July 29 with global fan celebrations, joint efforts with thousands of retailers, including all Microsoft store locations, a new global advertising campaign, and a new year-long initiative to celebrate people and organizations making a difference around the world. Available...
FeaturedFeaturedDesign took centre stage in Johannesburg on Thursday, 02 July when Huawei introduced its latest masterpiece, the P8 smart phone at the Johannesburg Country Club. The launch is the culmination of an world tour that has included stops in Bangkok, Singapore, New York and London, with newly appointed GM of...
After announcing layoffs affecting no less than 7,800 people, with most of them from the mobile division, Microsoft is now preparing for the launch of Windows 10 on PC, which is happening on July 29. Windows 10 Mobile has been confirmed to arrive after the PC version, but a clear...
Google has released a new tool for Gmail called Postmaster Tools. According to thenextweb.com, the tool allows qualified high-volume senders to analyze their mass emails to find out which messages are being sent to spam and to what sort reputation they have with recipients. Google said this will allow them to...
2015 Smartphone technology is changing – a phone is no longer simply a phone. It serves a wide array of functions, one of which is making memories with a built-in camera. Huawei is committed to delivering consistent, positive experiences and has recently developed a revolutionary light painting smart phone...