• 6 Feb 2020 - Running a business is about getting other people to do things, such as getting the employees to work productively, getting the customers to buy your product or service. In order to make these things happen, you need good communication skills. Communication takes many forms such as verbal,…
  • 6 Feb 2020 - Minderz South Africa has launched a pet care application that will provide a dedicated social media community for your pets. The app works the same way as Instagram but with very strict pets only policy. The app is currently available as a free download for both Android and iOS The feed includes a…
  • 6 Feb 2020 - Android 10 has been around for a while, and this is the first time we have seen phone makers do a fine job in updating their devices. However, a software upgrade means that some of your apps are not going to work very well, including financial tools. This has been the case with Eazzy Banking […]…
  • 6 Feb 2020 - There are 47 million Kenyans. On average, four to five of these Kenyans live together as a family, meaning Kenya needs to have approximately 10 million decent houses to accommodate everyone. However, the number of decent houses in the country are roughly 7 million (including the rural semi-…
  • 5 Feb 2020 - Nairobi and Lagos, 5 February 2020. TLcom, the Africa-focused Venture Capital firm, today announces it has secured an additional $31M for its TIDE Africa Fund, bringing its Sub Saharan Africa (SSA)-focused fund to $71mn. The latest investment round has attracted international interest, with TLcom…
  • 5 Feb 2020 - Instagram brought in about $20 billion in advertising revenue for the 2019 financial year contributing to more than a quarter of Facebook’s income. As reported on Bloomberg, the amount generated by Instagram has generated over $5 billion more than what Google’s App youTube generated in the same…
  • 5 Feb 2020 - TLcom, the Africa-focused Venture Capital firm has today secured an additional $31M for its TIDE Africa Fund. The deal brings its Sub Saharan Africa (SSA)-focused fund to $71milion. TIDE Africa is one of the active funds operating in Sub Saharan Africa since its first close in 2017, it has six…
  • 5 Feb 2020 - YouTube’s new UI is here to stay whether you like it or not. According to 9To5Google, the company will make it hard for users to revert to the old user interface starting March this year.... The post YouTube is Discontinuing the Classic Layout on Desktop Starting Next Month appeared first on…
  • 5 Feb 2020 - Feeling like you are no more in the running to become the leader in your industry? Well, after bootstrapping your business, it’s natural to feel this way. So, what if you can’t afford to hire a troop of digital marketers to keep up with the latest digital marketing trends. There are a lot of…
  • 5 Feb 2020 - The next Samsung Galaxy Unpacked event is just around the corner, initially scheduled to take place on February 11th. It is not surprising that we have seen massive leaks and rumors almost detailing everything about... The post Samsung Accidentally Leaks Marketing Images of the Galaxy S20 appeared…
  • 5 Feb 2020 -     Mobile phones have been around for years. In Kenya, the communication devices have lived in our pockets for more than two decades, having outgrown their exclusivity back in the 90s when they were reserves for the rich, and when the nation was served by Telkom Kenya before Safaricom was born in…
  • 5 Feb 2020 - Popular caller identification service Truecaller has hit 200 million month to month active users, revealed the company earlier today. Most of the company's user base resides in India, with the country now accounting for over... The post Truecaller Hits 200 Million Monthly Active Users Globally…
  • 5 Feb 2020 - The recent past has seen an interesting trend in the manner phone manufacturers carry out their trade. Amidst tough competition among many players in the now lucrative smartphone business (for the few that have hacked the space), companies are seeking the biggest profit margins in all ways they can…
  • 5 Feb 2020 - Tech companies like Google and Facebook make a bulk of their revenue from ads. They have been so good at turning their various assets into cash cows. We have always known how much revenue they earn from their quarterly statements. However it is rare to see them releasing granular statements of how…
  • 5 Feb 2020 - POCO, now a standalone brand, has officially announced its first device. The company announced the POCO X2 in India, one of Xiaomi's primary markets. Despite the brand being a spin-off from Xiaomi, there are little... The post Poco’s First Device as a Standalone Brand Launched, Starting at Ksh 22,…
  • 5 Feb 2020 - One of the most beloved sources of power is solar panels. Here in Kenya it has been pushed as the biggest technology that will take care of the last mile power connection in rural homes. Through programmes such as M-KOPA, solar power has been able to penetrate almost every homestead in countries…
  • 5 Feb 2020 - KFC Index identifies Central African CFA franc as the most overvalued currency in Africa.
  • 4 Feb 2020 - Nearly a year after launching the Google Glass Enterprise Edition 2 augmented reality headset, Google has finally decided to make them available for direct purchase. By the time of its launch last year, the Google... The post Google’s latest Glass AR headset now available for direct purchase…
  • 4 Feb 2020 - The real estate market in India is growing beyond the metropolitan cities of the country. This trend is visible in cities such as Coimbatore, India. The city has always been a good place to reside. The economical housing segments have grown over the years in the city, and a huge portion of the real…
  • 4 Feb 2020 - Every time you want to create quality social media content, you’re obviously working with the intent of marketing. You could either be trying to generate more leads, grow your brand or increase engagement. Whatever you’re trying to do you need great content. Social media has become highly…
  • 4 Feb 2020 - WhatsApp is easy to use for business The post How To Use WhatsApp For Business appeared first on TechMoran.
  • 4 Feb 2020 - The financial services industry has been at an inflection point. Regulatory requirements have been on the climb, consumers have begun expecting highly personalised experiences while security threats remain dynamic. The challenges for banks, insurers, payments tech providers and others are high. To…
  • 4 Feb 2020 - Huawei has brought a fresh update to the Huawei Nova 5T just days after it’s release in the Kenyan market. This week the phone has Received an EMUI 10  update and the Googles latest operating system Android 10. The phone is not affected by the ongoing  Huawei US ban since it has been available in…
  • 4 Feb 2020 - Twitter has updated its iOS app to include redefined conversations that are meant to make conversations easier to follow. Twitter began testing this new form of replies a few months ago and the update is... The post Twitter for iOS Gets Updated with Redefined Conversations appeared first on…
  • 4 Feb 2020 - TCL is planning to end the production of the BlackBerry phones later this year. The brand took to Twitter to announce the end of the agreement with blackBerry and will stop selling the phones as of August 31st 2020. The decision to end the agreement comes after blackberry decided to end the…
  • 4 Feb 2020 - YouTube is a beheamoth. It always ranks in the top 3 of search results and has a huge following. It is also the biggest video repository and thanks to it, a lot of creators depend on it for a living. We know that Google earns a ton of money from YouTube via ads but we […] Read On Web → Google…
  • 4 Feb 2020 - Founders Factory Africa has selected five new startups into its Venture Scale programme, backed by Standard Bank and Netcare. Founders Factory Africa’s Venture Scale programme will invest $40,000 into the startups to help them scale their product development, UX/UI, data science, engineering,…
  • 4 Feb 2020 - If you are a fan of BlackBerry branded smartphones, 2020 will be a grim year for you as TCL has announced the end of the partnership with the brand. TCL announced that they will no longer be selling BlackBerry branded mobile devices as of August 31st 2020. This means that TCL will not have further…
  • 4 Feb 2020 - The smartphone space has become accustomed to affordable but high-performing devices. This is what has driven the market to key innovations and OEM offshoots that have waged war to traditional and established players that always have, and still do charge a premium for their high-end offerings.…
  • 4 Feb 2020 - Thanks to the internet, you don’t have to fly to Las Vegas to enjoy the full casino experience. Your computer and mobile screens bring casino games to your living room. From Slots to Blackjack to Poker, you can play all kinds of casino games from the comfort of your house.  The popularity of online…