Netflix and Realness Institute Launch a Content Development Lab for African Writers

Posted by - November 20, 2020

Streaming giant Netflix and Realness Institute, a company focused on supporting African content, have announced a partnership deal to create an Episodic Content Development Lab for writers in South Africa, Kenya, and Nigeria. The opportunity will be open for writers with film and TV experience in any genre, whether its (fictional or factual) or language.

Huawei Watch Fit Set for Kenya Launch Soon

Posted by - November 20, 2020

Huawei Mobile Kenya has announced plans to launch its latest smartwatch — Watch Fit in Kenya. The Huawei Watch Fit, according to the company aims to be that smart guide by packing in an animated personal trainer covering 12 workout courses including 44 posture demonstrations. The Watch Fit will be Huawei’s addition to its smartwatches

LANO launch service to help businesses hire globally

Posted by - November 19, 2020

Berlin startup & Global Employment Platform ‘Lano’ have launched a full-solution service, allowing businesses to easily hire talent globally in countries where they don’t have a legal entity, whether they are contractors or full-time employees. Global expansion initiatives are expected to face explosive growth over the next five years. Lano’s service enables to hire talent anywhere in

Telkom and SABC partner to launch mobile streaming service in South Africa

Posted by - November 11, 2020

Telkom has partnered with the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) to launch a new streaming channel, TelkomONE. The mobile operator channel will house the public broadcaster’s free-to-air radio and TV channels. The five-year partnership, a first-of-its kind digital carriage agreement for the SABC, will showcase South Africa’s most-watched TV programmes and most listened to radio

PS5 won’t support SSD storage expansion at launch, Sony Confirms

Posted by - November 9, 2020

Sony’s next-gen console, the PS5, will ship with a custom 825 GB SSD out-of-the-box. Out of the 825GB, only 667GB is available for game storage, which should theoretically be enough for now. That’s because Sony will only allow PS5 owners to add more storage later in an upcoming software update. The company told the Verge

Samsung May Launch Galaxy S21 Earlier to Grab Market Share from Huawei – Report

Posted by - November 9, 2020

A new report suggests that Samsung may launch the Galaxy S21 series a month earlier – in January – to steal market share from Huawei. The report suggests Samsung is preparing to launch the upcoming Galaxy S21 series phones as early as late January. Although not precisely the same as last week’s report, which suggested

realme C12 and realme 7i Kenya Launch Slated on November 10th

Posted by - November 7, 2020

Realme has been busy with smartphone launches since coming to the market, and they are about to add two more devices to the mix. Realme is set to unveil realme C12, and realme 7i come next week Tuesday, on November 10th. The company had previously announced plans to launch only realme 7i on that day.

Samsung will Reportedly Launch the Galaxy S21 Series in January

Posted by - November 5, 2020

Samsung followed its traditional custom of launching the Galaxy S flagship phones in February/March this year, but things might not be the same come 2021. According to a recent report, Samsung will allegedly launch the S21 flagship series phones in January. This will be the earliest the company has launched the Galaxy S series from

Vivo to Launch Funtouch OS Replacement on November 19

Posted by - November 5, 2020

Vivo is about to replace its custom Funtouch OS Android skin with a new overhauled variant called Origin OS. Origin OS will be based on Android as well and will be formally introduced two weeks from now, on November 19th. The launch will be happening at the company’s proprietary developer conference named Vivo Developer Conference,

realme Kenya to launch the realme C12 alongside the realme 7i

Posted by - November 5, 2020

Just a few months of making its entry in Kenya, realme has moved to build presense in the market especially among smartphone lovers with the launch of a number of devices including the realme C11, realme C3, realme C15 and the realme 6. A while back, the company announced the coming of the realme 7i, the first sub-20k device with a 90Hz display in