South Korean-based Electronics firm, Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. is said to launch Apple's AirPod rival wireless earbuds. Dubbed the 'Samsung Galaxy Buds', they will launch alongside the upcoming Galaxy 10 phablets on Feb. 20th, 2019. This was seen in a latest promotional image that...
Social media giant Facebook has announced that it will open its first Content Review Centre in the Sub Saharan region in Nairobi, this week. "As part of our continued investment across Sub-Saharan Africa and commitment to safety and security on our platform, we...
Facebook has added a revoke/un-send feature to its Messenger app that will give users a 10-minute window after sending a message to undo it, leaving behind a note telling everyone in a conversation that the remark was removed. Just like its sister-app, WhatsApp, users...
US officials are fanning out across Europe to warn about the security risks of allowing Huawei to help build 5G mobile networks, a US diplomat said Tuesday. Washington considers the matter urgent as European Union (EU) countries prepare to roll out fifth-generation networks that...
Huawei CloudLink Board of Enterprise Communications recently won this year’s iF Design Award, which is known as the “Design Oscar”. The winning product, all-in-one Collaborative Telepresence—CloudLink Board, won two awards in recognition of its light, elegant, all-in-one design; minimalist appearance, various product highlights, and a unique emphasis on “the 3E’s”: efficient, empower,...
Mobile World Congress (MWC) is the biggest phone showcase event in the world. It's where the smartphone manufacturers bring to table some of their latest mobile handsets, and other exciting developments/technologies to its consumers. This time around, we expecting more from the technological thread, and to say...
Micro-blogging social website, Twitter Inc. is said to be considering the possibility of adding an 'edit' feature for tweets, but the original version of the tweet would still be viewable. However, the details on this particular matter, are still unclear. Twitter's...
Facebook is halting a scheme that gathered highly personal data from paid volunteers, after it was exposed. TechCrunch said participants - including those aged 13-17 - had been paid up to USD$20 (roughly UGX73,700) a month to open up their phones to deep analysis.
The Huawei Y9 (2019) was apparently among the last smartphones to be released by Huawei last year. Succeeding the Huawei Y9 (2018), it equips upgraded specs and features like, a 6.5-inch display, Kirin 710 SoC, Fingerprint 4.0 identification technology, among others. To note, Huawei's...
MTN Uganda has announced a UGX300 million (roughly USD$81,962) renewal sponsorship to Arua-based football club, Onduparaka. This sums it to UGX690 million (roughly USD$188,512) since the telco started sponsoring the club in the 2017/18 season. The renewal of the contract will see MTN become...