The 2022 take for growing cryptocurrency based apps

By April Tayson Crypto and digital assets became one of the hottest tech topics in 2021, and have only continued to gain momentum in 2022 so far. Within this fast-paced ecosystem, it’s crypto apps in particular that are seeing massive user growth. Adoption of crypto apps skyrocketed in 2021. Compared to 2020, installs grew by … Read more

Costly phones slow Safaricom 5G rollout

Technology Costly phones slow Safaricom 5G rollout Monday May 16 2022 Safaricom PLC CEO Peter Ndegwa. PHOTO | JEFF ANGOTE | NMG By OTIATO GUGUYUMore by this Author Summary Costly 5G mobile phones have slowed down Safaricom’s expansion of superfast fifth-generation network and sites. Currently, 5G phones in the Kenyan market are few and expensive … Read more

Google, Samsung collaborate to simplify syncing health and fitness data between apps

Google and Samsung have collaborated to create a new unified platform and Android API called Health Connect for Android developers. Health Connect unifies data from multiple devices and apps into an ecosystem. “With user permission, developers can use a single set of APIs to securely access and share health and fitness data across Android devices,” … Read more

Pula, Sendy among World Economic Forum top 100 global tech pioneers

Technology Pula, Sendy among World Economic Forum top 100 global tech pioneers Wednesday May 11 2022 Kenyan agriculture insurance startup Pula Advisors has been featured in the 2022 Technology Pioneers for its innovation and impact in using technology to provide agriculture insurance to millions of smallholder farmers. PHOTO | POOL By ADONIJAH NDEGEMore by this … Read more

Technology Day: Top tech trends that will turn the tables in 2022

By Vinod Jeyachandran, A truism of technology is that it’s always changing. And in the post-pandemic world, tech seems to be evolving faster than ever before. Innovations that once seemed unimaginable have become commonplace and more are on the way. To prove the point, here’s a look at seven key tech trends to watch for … Read more