WorldSIM helps South Africans cut roaming costs by 85pc

  Roaming costs are a headache to any traveller. Most people usually switch their phones or buy SIM cards from their destination countries, both being...

WorldRemit brings Android Pay to Sub-Saharan Africa for mobile-to-mobile transfers to the world’s unbanked

Digital money transfer service WorldRemit has added Android Pay to its service, offering a new way for WorldRemit’s Android Pay users to send money...

HMD Global launches the iconic Nokia 3310

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has launched the iconic Nokia 3310, reborn with a modern twist on design. The new Nokia 3310...

CEO Weekends: Afraid Of Mobile Technology? Get The Nokia 220

  Now here is a phone for those afraid of technology, or rather those who care less about the advancing mobile technology, the Nokia 220. This...

Kenyan M-Pesa introduced in Europe

Mobile money transfer system M-Pesa, which is a Kenyan brainchild,  has been launched in Romania, signalling the imminent migration of African technology to Europe. Mobile money transfer...

CEO Weekends: Safaricom subscribers experience SMS disruptions

Since 05.00 am it has been difficult for some Safaricom customers to send and receive SMS and now the company is attributing this to...

Eskimi release research results on travels

Eskimi, a popular social media platform has released the results of another survey it ran on how often its users travel; it revealed respondents'...

Expanded Markets, affordable phones spur mobile telephony growth in Kenya

Expanded markets by service providers and availability of affordable phones are some of the factors that continue to spur mobile telephony growth in the...

This TECNO Mobile Geeks Will Blow You Away

The Internet has millions of forums discussing just about everything from food to apps, to phones and everything you might think of.Today we came...

Lumia 530 Giveaway | Your Comment is Your Currency

We are giving away Nokia Lumia 530 to one lucky reader free of charge. This promotion runs from today November 14th to midnight Thursday...

Looking At Intel’s $ 125 Yolo | Africa’s First Smartphone With Intel Inside

Yesterday, mobile service and communications provider Safaricom Limited and Intel launched the Yolo, Africa's first smartphone with Intel Inside retailing at just Kshs. 10,999...

Meet Nigeria’s Own Android Tablets-The Z-Pad From The Zinox Group

Nigerian computer manufacturer, Zinox Technologies has launched its first range of tablets, dubbed the Z-PAD to tap into the country's growing mobile market. Set to...

Samsung unveils the Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+, Galaxy S10e and Galaxy S10 5G.

Samsung Electronics has introduced a new line of premium smartphones: Galaxy S10. With four unique devices, the...

Accessibility is crucial for mobile payments and financial inclusion in Nigeria – Paga

Jay Alabraba, Paga's Co-founder and Director of Business Development, believes that accessibility has critical roles to play in the future of mobile payments and...

Inside Branch, Tala & Mshwari | Which one works for you?

Kenya has seen the rise of mobile money services since MPESA became a household name. Services range from mobile money transfer, payment services, purchasing...

Xiaomi & Lenovo climb in India’s smart phone market as local players falter

  India’s smart phone market grew by over 20% year on year in Q3 2016 as shipments broke the 30 million mark. Samsung’s shipments grew...

Former Apple CEO to launch own Smartphone Brand in Kenya

John Sculley was selling 'sugared water' at PepsiCo (VP 1970–1977 and president of PepsiCo from 1977–1983) before Steve Jobs asked him to become CEO...

Business Connexion’s Accsys.co.za Takes HR Mobile With PeopleWare MOBI Launch

Business Connexion Group's Accsys has launched PeopleWare Mobi, the first-of-its-kind Employee Self Service (ESS) mobile app to the domestic market. The app, Peopleware MOBI is a...

This Smartphone App is Correctly Diagnosing Diseases in Livestock in Ethiopia

  The output of an independent clinical study in Ethiopia evaluating the effectiveness of VetAfrica shows the strength of the mobile health application designed for...

Nigeria’s Termii launches GetMailout to automate email campaigns for organizations

Nigeria's Termii Networks, an enterprise networking startup founded two years ago by Emmanuel Tolulope has launched GetMailout, a pay per use custom email newsletter for...

SlashAir.com wants to kill scratch cards for online airtime topups

Though a number ofguys have tried to disrupt my scrath card earlier allowing guys to buy or send others mobile phone airtime such as...

MPESA Companion App TumaPesa Hits Over 10,000 users

New MPESA companion app TumaPesa has hit over 10,000 users just months after its public launch in a move the developers say will help...

Samsung introduces Galaxy Grand Prime + Limited Edition Pack in Nigeria

Samsung Electronics West Africa has unveiled the Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime+, Limited Edition Pack in Nigeria. The device features a sturdy case design with a...

Huawei Mobile officially launches Mate 9 in the Kenyan market

Huawei Mobile has officially launched its Mate 9 in the Kenyan market following its global launch early in November. Available in all Huawei retail...

Why we liked the Infinix Hot

By Paul Adepoju Infinix Hot is nothing like the high-end Samsung Galaxy smartphones, it is not in the same league as Nokia Lumia devices either,...

Nokia Asha 501 Smartphone Now Available In East Africa

East African residents can now buy the Nokia Asha 501, the first of a new generation of smartphones to run on the new Asha...

Court in India Bans Pokemon Go For Disrespecting Religious Institutions

The highly downloaded game Pokemon Go has landed in deep heat at an Indian High Court, and been accused of disrespecting religious sentiments of...

BlackBerry Aurora is not a Blackberry phone, let me explain 

  BlackBerry has been in the rumor mill for a while now. Yesterday, it finally got launched but to the surprise of many, the company...

Africell Gambia and Siera Leone Partner with iSend to Enable Users Receive Top Ups...

iSend, Africell Gambia and Sierra Leone have partnered to increase users who can benefit from top ups from relatives and friends in the Diaspora. iSend...

Nigerian government cautions citizens against purchasing used phones and pre-registered SIM cards

The Federal Government of Nigeria has cautioned Nigerians against purchasing pre-registered SIM cards and used GSM phones from unknown sources. The warning was given by...