Xiaomi’s ban by the US though shocking is not surprising
Xiaomi’s ban by the US though shocking is not surprising
The black-list Xiaomi has been added to is DIFFERENT from the Entity List by the U.S. Commerce Department that banned Huawei and DJi from doing any businesses with US companies. Es...
The black-list Xiaomi has been added to is DIFFERENT from the Entity List by the...
a day ago
· Techish Kenya
The Samsung Galaxy S21 Series Will Be Available on Pre-order in Kenya from Next Week
The Samsung Galaxy S21 Series Will Be Available on Pre-order in Kenya from Next Week
Late yesterday, Samsung officially unveiled its latest smartphone series, the Samsung Galaxy S21. The newly launched devices include the Galaxy S21, Galaxy S21+ and the Galaxy S21 ...
Late yesterday, Samsung officially unveiled its latest smartphone series, the Sa...
a day ago
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Samsung debuts its latest high-end chip
Samsung debuts its latest high-end chip
Samsung will unveil the Galaxy S21 series later today, and so much has already leaked about the trio. But the company recently announced its latest high-end in-house processor, Exy...
Samsung will unveil the Galaxy S21 series later today, and so much has already l...
2 days ago
· Tech Arena
Signal Records Massive Usage as Netizens Flee WhatsApp
Signal Records Massive Usage as Netizens Flee WhatsApp
Barely two days after Telegram announced reaching the 500 million active user mark, Signal, another acclaimed WhatsApp alternative is also having a great week. From the over 10 mil...
Barely two days after Telegram announced reaching the 500 million active user ma...
2 days ago
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Google Adds Privacy-Sensitive Feature on Google Assistant Devices
Google Adds Privacy-Sensitive Feature on Google Assistant Devices
Google has launched Guest Mode on Google Assistant, its smart AI-powered assistant to boost privacy. Guest Mode will allow owners of smart devices from the company that uses Google...
Google has launched Guest Mode on Google Assistant, its smart AI-powered assista...
2 days ago
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Where to watch Samsung’s Galaxy S21 Launch Event
Where to watch Samsung’s Galaxy S21 Launch Event
Samsung is slated to unveil its new S series flagship phones later today. As promised in press invites sent last week, the event will kick off from 6:00 PM and be an all-virtual ev...
Samsung is slated to unveil its new S series flagship phones later today. As pro...
2 days ago
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WhatsApp Clarifies Imminent Privacy Policy Changes amid Backlash
WhatsApp Clarifies Imminent Privacy Policy Changes amid Backlash
The Facebook-owned instant messaging app, WhatsApp, has been compelled to clarify its incoming privacy policy updates, effective February 8th. The platform sent in-app notification...
The Facebook-owned instant messaging app, WhatsApp, has been compelled to clarif...
3 days ago
· Tech Arena
25 Million People Join Telegram in 72 Hours, Fleeing from WhatsApp
25 Million People Join Telegram in 72 Hours, Fleeing from WhatsApp
Telegram has reported a massive increase in its active userbase, crossing the 500 million mark for the first time. Announcing the new milestone, the platform's founder and CEO, Par...
Telegram has reported a massive increase in its active userbase, crossing the 50...
4 days ago
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realme is Set to Launch More Smartphones in Kenya This year
realme is Set to Launch More Smartphones in Kenya This year
realme officially started operations in Kenya late last year and has so far launched a number of smartphones in the country. The company's first product in the country is the realm...
realme officially started operations in Kenya late last year and has so far laun...
4 days ago
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360,000 malicious files detected daily in 2020 by Kaspersky
360,000 malicious files detected daily in 2020 by Kaspersky
There was also a noticeable increase in the number of backdoors detected, as well as worms (malicious programs that self-replicate on your system), written on the VisualBasicScript...
There was also a noticeable increase in the number of backdoors detected, as wel...
4 days ago
· Techish Kenya
Redmi K40 Series to feature Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 888 Chipset
Redmi K40 Series to feature Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 888 Chipset
After Qualcomm launched its latest high-end chip in December, few companies have utilized the chip in their devices. To date, only a handful of companies. Among the few is Xiaomi i...
After Qualcomm launched its latest high-end chip in December, few companies have...
4 days ago
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Samsung has plans for your old Galaxy Smartphone
Samsung has plans for your old Galaxy Smartphone
Samsung has created a name for itself, not just in the smartphone business. The company is also making a dent in the display business, TVs, IoT, and far beyond. At the 2021 Consume...
Samsung has created a name for itself, not just in the smartphone business. The ...
4 days ago
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TCL announces 2021 Mini-LED, QLED, 4K HDR lineup including NEW Google TV series
TCL announces 2021 Mini-LED, QLED, 4K HDR lineup including NEW Google TV series
The company also announced it will roll out a TCL Google TV™ series in 2021 to TCL customers, starting in the United States and later in other parts of the world.
The company also announced it will roll out a TCL Google TV™ series in 2021 to T...
5 days ago
· Techish Kenya
Robotics Kit powered by the Raspberry Pie launches at CES 2021
Robotics Kit powered by the Raspberry Pie launches at CES 2021
The unique, game-changing robotics toolset which combines all the power of the Raspberry Pi with the robust modularity of LEGO Technic is the long-awaited addition to the pi-top pr...
The unique, game-changing robotics toolset which combines all the power of the R...
5 days ago
· Techish Kenya
Official Samsung Galaxy S21 Series Images Leaked
Official Samsung Galaxy S21 Series Images Leaked
Samsung's next-gen Galaxy S-series flagship phones, dubbed S21, will be launching sooner than usual this year. The company has already pinned a launch event on January 14th, just i...
Samsung's next-gen Galaxy S-series flagship phones, dubbed S21, will be launchin...
5 days ago
· Tech Arena
Nokia 6.2’s Successor Leaks
Nokia 6.2’s Successor Leaks
HMD Global is reportedly working on a successor to 2019's Nokia 6.2. Leaked renders from one of the most revered device leakers, Steve Hemmerstoffer, provides the first look at Nok...
HMD Global is reportedly working on a successor to 2019's Nokia 6.2. Leaked rend...
5 days ago
· Tech Arena
These 8 Smartphones Have Won Hearts at CES 2021
These 8 Smartphones Have Won Hearts at CES 2021
CES 2021 is around the corner, but there are already lots of new gadgets being released by tech companies before that. Ahead of its first virtual event, organizers have announced t...
CES 2021 is around the corner, but there are already lots of new gadgets being r...
7 days ago
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Apple Users Spend Massively on Digital Goods and Services
Apple Users Spend Massively on Digital Goods and Services
iPhone users splurged cash on digital goods and services, which includes app spending during the holiday season. The company says customer spending on the App Store topped $1.8 bil...
iPhone users splurged cash on digital goods and services, which includes app spe...
8 days ago
· Tech Arena
Over 100 Million People Still Using Outdated Windows 7
Over 100 Million People Still Using Outdated Windows 7
Microsoft officially ended support for the old Windows 7 Operating System at the beginning of 2020. Fast forward to 2021, almost a year later, since the end of support, millions of...
Microsoft officially ended support for the old Windows 7 Operating System at the...
9 days ago
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Samsung Debuts its 2021 TV Lineup
Samsung Debuts its 2021 TV Lineup
Samsung has officially pulled the wraps off its 2021 TV lineups ahead of the first-ever virtual CES event, CES 2021. The company's TV lineup for 2021 includes various devices acros...
Samsung has officially pulled the wraps off its 2021 TV lineups ahead of the fir...
9 days ago
· Tech Arena
WhatsApp Users Forced to Share Data with Facebook in New Policy Changes
WhatsApp Users Forced to Share Data with Facebook in New Policy Changes
WhatsApp Messenger is notifying users of some policy changes that will require them to share data with Facebook. In a new in-app notification sent to users, the Facebook-owned mess...
WhatsApp Messenger is notifying users of some policy changes that will require t...
9 days ago
· Tech Arena
Major changes in Xiaomi’s Latest Custom ROM MIUI 12.5 and List of Eligible Devices
Major changes in Xiaomi’s Latest Custom ROM MIUI 12.5 and List of Eligible Devices
As it has always been with a couple of the previous MIUI builds, the latest version MIUI 12, is also getting some major improvements. The update, dubbed MIUI 12.5, follows MIUI 12 ...
As it has always been with a couple of the previous MIUI builds, the latest vers...
10 days ago
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Xiaomi’s Mi 11 Flagship Phone Set to Launch Globally Soon
Xiaomi’s Mi 11 Flagship Phone Set to Launch Globally Soon
Xiaomi unveiled the Mi 11 flagship phone end of last month in its home market in China. The phone was the first device to launch with Qualcomm's latest premium 5nm Snapdragon 888 c...
Xiaomi unveiled the Mi 11 flagship phone end of last month in its home market in...
10 days ago
· Tech Arena
LG Unveils Its First QNED Mini LED TV
LG Unveils Its First QNED Mini LED TV
LG Electronics is set to revolutionize home entertainment with the first-ever QNED Mini LED TV featuring superior brightness and contrast giving consumers unprecedented viewing exp...
LG Electronics is set to revolutionize home entertainment with the first-ever QN...
10 days ago
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LG announces new ‘QNED’ Mini-LED TVs ahead of CES 2021
LG announces new ‘QNED’ Mini-LED TVs ahead of CES 2021
The QNED Mini-LED TV combines LG's Quantum dot and NanoCell technology, producing incredibly accurate colours with advanced LED backlight offering better contrast and deeper blacks...
The QNED Mini-LED TV combines LG's Quantum dot and NanoCell technology, producin...
10 days ago
· Techish Kenya
Android 11 Rolling out to Xiaomi Mi A3
Android 11 Rolling out to Xiaomi Mi A3
Xiaomi released Mi A3 in 2019, and although the phone didn't make it in its recent list of devices that will receive Android 11 launched in that year, the company is updating the d...
Xiaomi released Mi A3 in 2019, and although the phone didn't make it in its rece...
10 days ago
· Tech Arena
Opera reaches 80 million monthly active users on PC
Opera reaches 80 million monthly active users on PC
Cumulatively, the browser market across Mac, PC, and mobile is dominated by Google's memory-hungry browser, Chrome. But the browser market is huge. Even though Opera controls a min...
Cumulatively, the browser market across Mac, PC, and mobile is dominated by Goog...
10 days ago
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Safaricom, NCBA, among the companies licensed to drive cashless Matatu payments
Safaricom, NCBA, among the companies licensed to drive cashless Matatu payments
The cashless service will enable passengers to pay their fares via mobile money platforms and has technical capability to contact trace them
The cashless service will enable passengers to pay their fares via mobile money ...
11 days ago
· Kachwanya Tech Kenya
Samsung to Officially Announce Galaxy S21 Series Flagship Phones Next Week
Samsung to Officially Announce Galaxy S21 Series Flagship Phones Next Week
2021 is here, and every smartphone company will be fighting for your money to give you their latest hardware offerings. As has always been, Samsung usually opens the floor with the...
2021 is here, and every smartphone company will be fighting for your money to gi...
11 days ago
· Tech Arena
Budget 5G Smartphones are Coming Soon
Budget 5G Smartphones are Coming Soon
Qualcomm pledged to take 5G to the mainstream last year when they teased an upcoming 5G-capable Snapdragon 4-series chip. That chip is the newly announced Snapdragon 480 5G, the fi...
Qualcomm pledged to take 5G to the mainstream last year when they teased an upco...
11 days ago
· Tech Arena
The most pirated TV Shows of 2020
The most pirated TV Shows of 2020
Pirating media content is popular, especially in areas where the internet cost is high or there's unreliable connection. Despite the wide variety of VOD streaming platforms, conten...
Pirating media content is popular, especially in areas where the internet cost i...
12 days ago
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Samsung Galaxy S21 Series to be launched on January 14th
Samsung Galaxy S21 Series to be launched on January 14th
This will be the first time Samsung will be bringing its S-Pen support to the Galaxy S-series. For whatever reasons, people are speculating that Samsung may be ending its NOTE line...
This will be the first time Samsung will be bringing its S-Pen support to the Ga...
12 days ago
· Techish Kenya
Monsooq Pay-as-you-go entertainment platform now available in Nigeria
Monsooq Pay-as-you-go entertainment platform now available in Nigeria
The pay-as-you-go entertainment platform, Monsooq, is now available in Nigeria. Launched by Mondia, a leading mobile technology company specialising in the marketing and distributi...
The pay-as-you-go entertainment platform, Monsooq, is now available in Nigeria. ...
15 days ago
· Techish Kenya
LG Electronics Launches Its Second Virtual Showroom for Convenient Purchasing Experience
LG Electronics Launches Its Second Virtual Showroom for Convenient Purchasing Experience
LG Electronics has today launched its second e-Showroom in the Kenyan market extending the boundless convenience for consumers to browse and purchase smart home electronics and app...
LG Electronics has today launched its second e-Showroom in the Kenyan market ext...
23 days ago
· Tech Arena
M-Pesa charges reduced effective 1st Jan 2021; Here are the new charges
M-Pesa charges reduced effective 1st Jan 2021; Here are the new charges
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 ...
Safaricom has announced it will be reducing M-Pesa transaction charges effective...
25 days ago
· Techish Kenya
‘The Future is Digital’ – Afro-Asia Fintech Festival
‘The Future is Digital’ – Afro-Asia Fintech Festival
The changing customer behaviors such as shared ride services, on demand courier services, and online shopping, among others, have significantly contributed to the uptake of digital...
The changing customer behaviors such as shared ride services, on demand courier ...
a month ago
· Techish Kenya
Amazon’s Cloud Gaming Service Luna Adds Android Support
Amazon’s Cloud Gaming Service Luna Adds Android Support
Luna, Amazon's Cloud gaming service, is now available on Android. Since its launch in October, Luna has only been playable across Mac, PC, Fire TV, iPhone, and iPad. Even on Androi...
Luna, Amazon's Cloud gaming service, is now available on Android. Since its laun...
a month ago
· Tech Arena
These 2019 Xiaomi Phones will Get Android 11
These 2019 Xiaomi Phones will Get Android 11
Google released Android 11 in September, and since then, not-so-many smartphone makers have been able to seed the update to their devices. Xiaomi is among the few who have taken an...
Google released Android 11 in September, and since then, not-so-many smartphone ...
a month ago
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Video and Audio Call Support Arrives on WhatsApp Desktop App in Beta
Video and Audio Call Support Arrives on WhatsApp Desktop App in Beta
WhatsApp has allowed users to make video and audio calls since around five years ago, but that functionality had not made it to the desktop or web version of the app. Audio calls a...
WhatsApp has allowed users to make video and audio calls since around five years...
a month ago
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Apple TV App is Coming to Latest Chromecast Devices with Google TV
Apple TV App is Coming to Latest Chromecast Devices with Google TV
Google recently added Apple Music to Google Assistant displays and smart speakers and it seems the good rapport between the two doesn't end there. The company has also announced th...
Google recently added Apple Music to Google Assistant displays and smart speaker...
a month ago
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