Have we called a truce already? Is Android vs iOS still on?

The year was 2010. I recall a few of my friends had the iPhone 3GS. It had a huge screen, an ‘all-touch’ display and could take some pretty good photos. In addition, you could install apps! I loved that phone and constantly dreamt about owning one. In 2011, I was Continue Reading

WhatsApp video calls is coming

With the wars on video messaging raging on, Google Duo become available worldwide some days ago. Facebook Live also appears to have rolled out to everybody now. It appears video calls on WhatsApp should be rolling out in some few days as this feature started showing in the Android beta Continue Reading

Facebook introduces another way of sharing your fabulous life online

  Facebook Live launched last year for public figures and celebrities who use the Facebook Mentions app. Shortly after, it was made available to Facebook Pages and now, any and everyone using the iOS and Android apps can go live on Facebook! If you have ever wanted to show the Continue Reading

Google is granting exclusive access to its offices to students!

All right, quick checklist: Graduating in 2017 from a university in Europe, the Middle East or Africa? Planning to pursue a career as a software engineer? Interested in learning what opportunities are available for you at Google? Ever wanted to visit a Google office and hear directly from Google engineers Continue Reading

Meet Google Duo – A Video Chatting App That Lets You See The Caller’s Video Even Before Answering

When Google Duo, a video chat app was announced earlier this year at the Google I/O, I muttered to myself that the world does not need another video calling platform especially given the fact that Google Hangouts allows for video calls. After a long wait, the app has finally been Continue Reading

How to hide WhatsApp audio from music players

If you are a stickler for ID3 tags such as album arts and artiste information like I am, chances are you delete all WhatsApp audios because they mess with the beautiful layout and flow of your music library. When you are sent an audio that for some reason, you want Continue Reading

Samsung GALAXY S7 & S7 Edge set to be unveiled on February 21

The Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge flagships are set to be unveiled at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on February 21st. Rethink what a phone can do. February 21. #TheNextGalaxyhttps://t.co/oCVxCmiwO8 — Samsung Mobile (@SamsungMobile) February 1, 2016 As usual, Twitter user Evan Blass (who is supposed to be on retirement) Continue Reading

WhatsApp is now completely free for all to use … forever!

WhatsApp, one of the most popular chat clients in this sub-region, announced on Monday they had gone completely free. Originally, the app allows users a one year trial and a service charge of US$0.99/year subsequently. This move is as a result of low penetration of debit and credit cards (especially Continue Reading

WhatsApp updates terms and conditions to allow for information sharing

When Facebook acquired WhatsApp in February 2014 for $19 billion, it was met with mixed feelings as to the changes the social media giant had in mind for the chat app that had won the hearts of many. Already, speculations were brewing as to how the new parent company of Continue Reading

FIFA 17 – Football has changed a lot!

It’s the season of announcements. Google had its I/O late last month; Apple held the WWDC a few days ago. Well, over the last few days (June 12 to 16), the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3 Expo) has been running and for gamelovers, there’s a lot to expect from your favourite Continue Reading

Uber is en route to Accra!

Uber, a disruptive technology platform in the transportation space that connects driver-partners with riders through a smartphone app, is finally ready to launch in Accra Ghana! They’re offering up to six free rides (of up to GHS 20 each) to riders in Accra from midday on Thursday June 9, 2016 Continue Reading

Five features WhatsApp desperately needs

WhatsApp is extremely popular in our subregion. It serves us very well but we feel the app will be better if the following features are baked in. Here are five features WhatsApp desperately needs: Ability to send media to more than one contact at a time: It gets unnecessarily routine Continue Reading