Afritech

Safaricom introduces Baze, a video-on-demand service

Safaricom introduces Baze, a video-on-demand service

Safaricom has launched a subscription-based video-on-demand service dubbed Baze that offers a wide selection of local and regional short-form videos in entertainment, music, news and sports. The Telco seeks to capitalize on the Digital video streaming market in Kenya which has largely been dominated by international platforms like ShowMax and Netflix among others. According to Safaricom’s […]
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Mozilla receives $3.4M to grow voice recognition in East Africa

Mozilla receives $3.4M to grow voice recognition in East Africa

As technology shifts to voice-enabled products, investment from three leading organizations will help make voice technology accessible in Kiswahili. Over the next decade, speech is expected to become the primary way people interact with devices — from phones and laptops to digital assistants. Today’s voice-enabled devices, however, are inaccessible to vast swaths of the planet’s […]
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A review of Online Casion in Uganda

A review of Online Casion in Uganda

Uganda is a country that likes to gamble online like many other African countries. That’s a fact. The country generates more than $42M annually in online gambling platforms alone, being regulated by the National Gaming Board of Uganda. Compared to other countries, the legal age is higher, with 25 being the youngest, but that hasn’t […]
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Huawei Kenya to launch HUAWEI FreeBuds 4i

Huawei Kenya to launch HUAWEI FreeBuds 4i

Huawei Mobile Kenya is set to launch the Huawei FreeBuds 4i in the Kenyan market in early June this year. HUAWEI FreeBuds 4i continues the tradition of providing consumers with an immersive and comfortable audio experience, complete with high-quality sound, active noise cancellation and a long-lasting battery all packed into a compact and stylish design. […]
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