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TikTok opts for a partnership with Oracle, abandons popularized sale to Microsoft

Chinese short video social networking platform TikTok won’t be sold to Microsoft after all, this comes days after the much-anticipated sale to the American...

New draft regulations require Safaricom, Airtel and Telkom to compensate users on network outages

Mobile service providers will be required to compensate subscribers on instances of outages affecting access to various services from the telecommunication companies according to...

Telkom Kenya unveils Kadunda T-Smart device with 4G capability and running on KaiOS

Telkom Kenya has officially unveiled an affordable Kadunda T-smart phone with 4G capability in the country. The telco seeks to tap into those Kenyans...

Safaricom gifts subscribers with free 500MB’s in “Browse Bila Waas” campaign

Safaricom has unveiled a promo that will reward subscribers who opt in their personalized non expiry data plans with free 500MB’s that expire at...

Security researchers say Tecno phones were shipped with malware to steal money from users

Some disturbing reports from security researchers indicate that Tecno devices which are popularly used here in Kenya were shipped with money stealing malware. This...

Google assistant will now let you send audio messages to your friends and family

There are a couple of ways the Google assistant has so far been useful in our daily endeavors, you can easily ask for the...

Egerton University is set to embrace online learning to provide lectures to learners

Egerton University is set to offer online lectures after upgrading the current infrastructure to support the move. The institution expects to offer online lessons...

MediaTek intros Dimensity 800U a 5G-capable chip aimed for use by affordable flagships

Looks like the 5G future is shaping up in our very own eyes, and MediaTek has unveiled what looks like a 5G chip we...

Nairobi set to deploy a digital platform to manage Matatu termini to keep commuters informed

The Nairobi city is set to deploy a digital platform that will manage a terminus for commuters travelling to and from the CBD. The...

Safaricom and Jamii Telcom asked to block sites streaming Multichoice’s Premier league content

A Kenyan court has asked two major internet service providers in the country – Safaricom and Jamii Telcom to restrict access to any sites...

How to register next of kin on your MPESA account using a mobile phone

Safaricom has reported to have more than 1.7 billion shillings that no one has laid claim on due to lack of next of kin....

LG Electronics unveils its first virtual showroom in the region to showcase various products

Something we can all point to the current pandemic is just how things have changed in a few months, employers are now encouraging staff...

Safaricom is contemplating cutting MPESA transaction costs to boost business volumes

When the corona virus pandemic was declared and several measures put in place to help curb its spread as well as provide a much-needed...

50,000 Safaricom customers have so far acquired a 4G phone under Lipa Mdogo Mdogo scheme

Safaricom has announced that about 50,000 of its customers, previously without a smartphone have now acquired a 4G capable device under the Lipa Mdogo...

Google Assistant to be adopted on high-end 2020 Samsung smart TV’s without additional hardware

Samsung is set to natively support Google Assistant on its high-end smart TV’s released in the course of 2020. This comes as relief to...

Scheduling smart home actions is now possible with Google Assistant’s latest update

A feature that was revealed by Google back at CES 2020 is finally now coming to users in the latest update to Google Assistant....