Vodacom Tanzania has entered into a partnership with Oilcom, a Tanzania-based oil company, allowing motorists in the country to pay for fueling services through mobile money platform M-Pesa. “This new partnership will go a long way in embracing technology in the energy sector as mobile money transaction becomes crucial in...
StarTimes Media is adding new channels to its platform which will be available on its digital transmission, ahead of Kenya’s planned analogue switch-off next month. The new channels will include FOX News Channel (FNC), a 24-hour news channel, Star Africa, showcasing African movies, Star Movies and Star One to broadcast...
Internet giants Google are working on a temporary electronic tattoo that would stick to the user's throat and it would communicate with your smart devices and wearable technology like Google Glass. This was revealed through a patent filed by Google-owned Motorola Mobility last week, for a system "that comprises an electronic skin...
Livescribe, a paper-based computing platform, has announced the release of its new smart pen, the Livescribe 3, which allows users to record everything they write and transfer the data to iOS 7 devices through Bluetooth. The new device is compatible with iOS 7 devices that are Bluetooth Smart ready including,...
A new Kick-starter campaign is raising money to build a watch that counts down to your death. Tikker is a wrist watch that counts down your life from years to seconds, and motivates you to make the right choices. Tikker will be there to remind you to make most of...
This is good news for those who visit the Rwanda Capital, Kigali. All a consumer will need is a WiFi enabled device and they will be able to browse and surf using broadband connection. This is one of the ways Rwanda is trying to reinvent itself as a regional high...
Here comes the World's first WiFi kettle that lets you boil tea water from your bed through a smartphone app. It is a stainless steel 1.8 litre kettle and is a product from Firebox.com. The Kettle has a wireless-equipped base station. By keeping the kettle and smartphone on the same network, using...
The construction of  the world's first 'invisible tower' in Seoul, South Korea is about to begin. The 450m high glass-encased skyscraper, called the Tower Infinity will use an LED facade and cameras on the back to project the surroundings behind the building onto its front. When turned on, the system will...
Telecommunication sector has witnessed numerous innovations in terms of  value added services to customers. Now a days, accessing all social media platform through mobile phone is highly in trend.  All the bundled solutions such as games, music, social media, banking, NFC, QR codes are being catered to consumers through...
Scientists from US say they have built the world's most precise clock, whose ticking rate varies less than two parts in one quintillion, or 10 times better than any other. Made from the element ytterbium, the clock could be used for technological advancements beyond timekeeping, such as navigation systems, magnetic...