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Safaricom has announced it will be reducing M-Pesa transaction charges effective 1st January 2021. This will come immediately after the expiry of the zero-rated transactions below KES. 1,000 which the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has set to expire on 31st December 2020.
Google's People Cards is a tool that allows people to add themselves to the Search Engine, in a small profile kinda manner allowing others to search your name on the Search Engine and see what you do, find your social media profiles, email, phone number and more.
Canon will begin a three-month knowledge-sharing initiative with over 42 pro-video webinars called Canon Tech Talk Series for the film market in Africa. On August 11th, the first webinar will feature Canon’s Amine Djouhara, alongside African film legends Hamoudi Laggoune and Kunle Afolayan
Safaricom introduces extra security for you with SMS verification for SIM Registration
Huawei Y9 PRIME 2019 is live on Jumia for just Ksh. 24,999.....
It seems like in the near future we will no longer be tied to Google’s ecosystem. Chinese smartphone companies - Huawei, Xiaomi, OPPO and Vivo have joined forces to build a Google Play alternative.
Change the Way You Experience the World. The Samsung Galaxy S20 series features unprecedented AI camera technologies, built for the future of communications
TECNO Pouvoir 4 is part of the Android 11 Beta Program. For those who have the Pouvoir 4, if you're interested in testing out Android 11 before everyone else, there's a guide by TECNO on their website on steps to follow.
Xiaomi is celebrating their 10th Anniversary this month. And starting on August 26th to August 31st, Kenyans can join in the celebration with up to 40% off on certain devices.
Andela announced it has broadened its hiring criteria for Senior Engineers; whilst previously, the primary route was via the Andela Fellowship, as of today, Andela will also recruit mid and senior level engineers in 2019, as it looks to scale its operations and meet growing demand. They will be hiring more senior engineers across each of their four hubs on the continent
The Y7p is powered by Huawei’s own Kirin 710F which we’ve seen on a couple of Huawei phones last year. It runs Android 9 Pie AOSP with Huawei Mobile Services. There’s a 4000mAh battery with 10W charging.
Safaricom has been included in the 2020 Fortune Change the World List. This is the 6th time Fortune has made this now annual list where 50 companies across the world are recognised for building innovative business strategies that positively impact the world.
TECNO has launched 3 new smartphones in their latest F series. The phones are part of the Android GO project of low cost devices.
DPO Group, a leading African payment service provider (PSP) which has developed the technology to enable businesses and individuals across the continent to make payments online and offline with all currencies and payment methods, is being acquired by Network International (NI). NI comprises of a group of companies describing itself as a leading enabler of digital commerce across the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region
Clear your calendar - It's going down! First ever CyberXchange Hackathon ( sponsored by Facebook to touch Nigerian soil. Come not just by yourself but your team to compete against other university and young professionals with less than 2...