According to Reuters, Nokia is ending the development of its first MeeGo smartphon, N9-00. The report cites “sources close to the company” . The N9-00 has been rumored to be the full QWERTY Keyboard phone .Nokia is said to be in the process of launching another Meego device at the next week’s Mobile World Congress in Spain.
Dell is looking to have business consumer targeted Tablet computers by the end of the year. This came out in the announcement made yesterday in a post on Dell’s website. The announcement also talked of the new Optiplex, Venue and Streat series. But the most promising battle for the HP’s Slate is the 10 inch Tablet which targets the entreprise.
Google has launched the Young Minds competition to reward innovation at a tender age. Young Minds is a space for the young people to share how they are making a positive change in the world through innovative idea. Google expects to find twelve 18-24 year olds who will win a chance to attend a special programme of events and masterclasses held alongside.
Essar Telecom Kenya (Yu) has signed a deal with Young & Rubicam Brands that consolidates all marketing communications activity behind the yu brand. Wunderman, a subsidiary of Young & Rubicam Brands has handled yu’s digital advertising presence since it launched two years ago. Speaking at the contract signing event, yu CEO Atul Chaturvedi commented,.
Samsung Electronics Co. today announced a patent cross-license agreement, under which the companies will license their respective patent portfolios to each other. Specific terms and conditions of the agreement were not disclosed. Over the past several decades, IBM and Samsung have built strong patent portfolios covering a wide range of technologies including.
The AccessKenya Group, Kenya’s leading data and IT services provider, is delighted to report 99.93 per cent network availability in its metro fibre network for the year 2010, demonstrating network reliability as a key benefit of its fibre. “We are delighted with this extraordinary achievement from our fibre network. To achieve an uptime of 99.93% for.
Business Insider has this amazing slide of tour of World Largest Slums. The slums toured were Altos de Cazuca in Colombia, Comuna 13 also in Colombia, Kamagasaki in Japan, Ashaiman slum in Japan, Rocinha in Brazil, Sultanbeyli in Turkey, Petare in venezuela, Dharavi in India, Sadr City in Iraq, Orangi town in Pakistan, Neza-Chalco-Itza barrio in Mexico.
Safaricom has launched a new service that allows M-PESA customers to transfer money from their accounts to a I&M Bank’s Visa Pre-Paid card.The partnership between Safaricom and I&M Bank was signed at Safaricom headquarters today. M-PESA users will now be able to transfer their M-PESA to the Visa PrePay Safari Card, which is a international.
AOL is getting into serious game. What with purchasing all leading new media.The company has just announced that it has purchased one of the world’s most respected blogs, Huffington Post for a fee of $315 Million. AOL also owns Engadget, Techcrunch, Patch.Com and mapquest . The company has been on a spending spree and the big suprise is the acquisition.
Tomorrow, Safaricom and I&M Bank are set to sign a partnership which will see Safaricom’s M-Pesa subscribers have the ability to transfer money from their accounts to Visa pre-paid travel cards. This will be a great move since Safaricom has not been able to release M-Pesa API for development of online payment integrating into the award winning.
Engadget has these pics of the supposedly Nokia E6 spotted in the wild. The pictures reveal an 8 megapixel camera on the back with LED flash. The phone also doesnt have much change in the form factor from the E71 and E72 but with a little play on the navigation keya. The phone also might come out with VGA display though that cant be confirmed because no.
InMobi has announced the appointment of Isis Nyong’o (Formerly of Google Africa’s Business Development Lead specialising in Mobile partnerships) as Vice President and Managing Director, Africa. She is said to be tipped to drive InMobi’s African business strategy while InMobi is looking to expand in the continent. The position was formerly held.
Jamii Telecom is said to be in the process of launching a Fibre-to-Home network. According to a blog post on Balancing Act, the company will team up with Wananchi to launch the GPON network in the near future. The company looks to tap the high bandwidth market with VOIP, Video, Security and social media applications services. We know that most of the big.
Google ‘s Android Market is now alive after so much promises. We remember when we were promised that we will be able to access it sometimes back last year at G-Kenya conference. This completes the Android Market and Android App ecosystem. Google though should do much to correct the errors currently being experienced in the market. I dont know if.