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Newest Lumia smartphone models launched in a selfie

From the media invite, which came in the form of a selfie image, to the product launch, Nokia and Microsft have changed the rules of...

Nairobi still alluring despite travel advisories

Nairobi is set to be the eighth most visited city in Africa, according to the 2014 MasterCard Global Destinations Cities Index, despite several travel...

Creative mind turns bus into office

As demand for office space in Nairobi grows, investors are seeking more creative alternatives to cater for the needs of modern workers. For Vincenzo...

Nokia 130 targets low end users

NAIROBI - Nokia 130, the latest addition to Microsoft Devices Group’s “first” phone portfolio, has started selling in Kenya. The handset is ideal for...

Eco-friendly mobile toilet launched

Sanitation solutions firm EcoLoo has introduced a mobile toilet that seeks to change living standards in Kenya. The portable toilet unveiled in Nairobi yesterday...

TECNO pulls a coup with the stylish Phantom

NAIROBI, KenyaKenya’s cellphones market will never be the same again with the launch of an entry-level smartphone by TECNO that is billed to be...

Anti-rumour campaign causes a stir

Nigeria's oil-rich Bayelsa state has defended its decision to put up a series of advertising hoardings, urging people to "Say no to rumour mongers"....

iPhone 5 is here, will there be iPhone 10?

New York, USIndustry analysts are already predicting that Apple’s iPhone 5, widely expected to be unveiled today, Wednesday, will be the best-selling smartphone of...

Credibility blind spots that can derail your image

Worried about making a good first impression in business interactions? Here are seven bad habits that could undermine your credibility. Beware your credibility blind...

Cab operator engages high gear

Titus Mumo started with one car and now runs a fleet of 25 in under two yearsWhen Titus Mumo started his taxi business in...