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Malicious Spam Campaign Targeting Organisations Grows 10-fold In A Month

Kaspersky has unveiled a significant spike in activity from a malicious spam-email campaign, which spreads the dangerous malware Emotet and Qbot and targets corporate...

Android Loses 8% Of Its Global OS Market Share In Five...

StockApps.com’s finance expert Edith Reads has been tracking the trends in the sector. She attributes Android losing its ground to increased competition within the space.

Google Announces Vacancies in Kenya for New Centre

The situation has triggered increased competition for tech talent in the country. Many startups which cannot match the salaries and perks offered by the majors could be some of the biggest losers.

Social Media Won’t Be The Same Again: Drastic Changes To Whatsapp,...

Communities will also contain powerful new tools for admins, including announcement messages that are sent to everyone and control over which groups can be included.

Amazon Announces New AWS Cloud Infrastructure In Kenya

Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com, Inc. company, has announced plans to launch an AWS Local Zone in Kenya. The new AWS Local Zone(s)...

Mastercard, PesaLink Sign MoU To Drive Digital Transformation Of The Payments...

Integrated Payment Services Limited (IPSL) that runs the PesaLink payments ecosystem has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Mastercard to create innovative, digital-first...

Syinix Launches New U51 Series Android TV at Glitzy Event

Syinix released U51 TV series are equipped with Google's latest 11 OS system. Martin-the head of Android Platform Partnerships, mentioned on the launch event that "We are excited to witness and be a part of bringing Syinix Android TV U51 series in Kenya today. Android TV enables you to choose from 400,000+ movies and shows from across streaming services. Cast photos, videos, and music from smart devices to your TV with Chromecast built-in and many other functions such as voice remote control."

Odibets Supports Digital Content Creators

Betting firm Odibets has come out to support two online influencers in their content creation journey by purchasing two high-end mobile devices for them. ...

Hospitality Sector Challenged to Optimize Technology to Accelerate Recovery and Growth

The hospitality sector has been challenged to adopt innovative tech-based solutions to grow and survive the adverse impact of Covid-19. Speaking during a stakeholder engagement...

Till ni Till: Safaricom, Airtel, Telkom to Sync for Payments

Under the new set-up, Airtel or Telkom subscribers will be able to use Lipa na M-Pesa till numbers to complete payments.