Durex has started a campaign for a condom emoji to be released in an open letter to the Unicode Consortium. The condom manufacturer wrote to the organisation, which considers applications for new emojis, as it is meeting this week. The letter says: “Dear Unicode, this week you’re meeting to discuss new emojis...
Construction giant Dewalt has entered the smartphone market with a tough Android-powered handset designed for building industry workers. The $544 (about 1.8 million UGX) device is designed to survive a 2m drop on to concrete and can operate in temperatures ranging from -20C to 60C. Rival firm Caterpillar has already established itself as a...
Samsung has rolled out a new platform (they are not calling it a social network, but we leave that to you to figure.) An app they are calling "Waffle" on National Pi day. The name instantly makes one hungry but let's see why the app makes you even hungrier. Waffle,...
Nintendo has announced the release date for first smartphone app, Miitomo, as March 17th first to be available in Japan starting March 17 and then releases in the rest of the world will follow. Miitomo, a game which is now available on both Android and iOS lets one create their own...
Vivo are once again goes for the next level, the company confirmed that the Vivo XPlay 5 will come with a 6 GB RAM, making it the first smartphone to have such amount of memory and also expected to have Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 820. However, the Samsung Galaxy Note 6...
Apple could drop the headphone jack from the next iPhone so that it can get even thinner, according to reports. The iPhone 7 might have people plug their headphones into the Lightning port rather than the traditional 3.55mm hole, according to a rumour from MacOtakara. As well as allowing the phone...
Mobile payment schemes are taking full swing this year as systems from Samsung, Apple and Google are now being widely utilized by users in their own platforms. In an attempt to keep up, LG, another South Korean tech giant, is setting its sights to enter the now crowded mobile...
In the battle for the world’s smartphones, Google is winning. The company’s Android software runs more smartphones than any of its rivals, appearing on eight out of 10 smartphones sold worldwide between April and June, according to IDC. And there are very good reasons why the software is more popular than...
Kipya Connect is a technology-based company with its main branch in Bonn - Germany. The company is specialized in providing highest quality business solutions for small to enterprise scale businesses. Kipya connect has hosted 3 previous cyber security conferences in East Africa that have attracted over 700 participants. This 4th conference is...
Notify debuted with more than 70 "stations," most of them media outlets serving up magazine stories or breaking news. The list of Notify launch partners included Wired, Vogue, Vice, Time, Getty Images, CNN, ABC, and Comedy Central. "Whether you're into sports, celebrities, news, movies, music or shopping, Notify makes it easy...