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Tech Review: Have you seen theTECNO Boom J8?

Remember theBoom J7, which a lot of mobile users fell effortlessly in love with. The Boom J8 is a successor to the Boom J7 and also an upgrade of our ... more
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How African governments block social media

A small but increasing group of African governments is blocking social media during elections. Clare Spencer asks why and how this is done and how people get around it. Why ... more
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HTC 10: The companys classiest-looking phone could get it ready to take on the iPhone

The latest smartphone from HTCwill go on sale later this month, the Taiwanese manufacturerrevealed this afternoon in an online press conference. The Independent saw the new phone last week in ... more
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Huawei unveils G Power smartphone in Ghana

Huawei Technologies Ghana, over the weekend dazzled the tech industry with one of its newest smartphones. The global technology giant introduced the mid- range Huawei G Power, designed to serve ... more
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The church collection plate goes digital: an App for tithing

A typical service, Ciamacco says, opens with a band that would fit in at the Coachella festival, were it not for the Jesus lyrics: What a savior, my Redeemer/Friend of ... more
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Fossil launches 7 new fashion-forward smartwatches, trackers

Fossil Group is hard at work delivering its tall-order promise of launching 100 connected devices by the end of this yearacross brands like Michael Kors, Armani and Tory Burch. Now, ... more
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MWC 2016: Samsung Galaxy S7 restores expandable storage

Samsung's latest flagship phones restore a couple of popular features dropped from the previous generation. The Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge both accept MicroSD cards, allowing their storage to ... more
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E Make Brain! Emojis for Africa

Emoticons have become a staple for African mobile phone users, just as they have in the rest of the world. But anybody who has tried to say "please, don’t make ... more
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Twitter goes down

Twitter has broken, with the network's website and mobile apps inaccessible. Visitors to the website were greeted by a message telling them that "Something is technically wrong". "Thanks for noticing," ... more
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Huawei Y series provides relief to Ghanaians in times of Dumsor

Huawei Technologies Ghana, has introduced a range of smartphones known as the Y-Series built with a much-touted, extended battery capacity. The smartphone range is designed to provide relief to Ghanaians ... more
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WhatsApp messaging suspended in Brazil

Mobile phone companies in Brazil have been ordered by a court to impose a block of the popular WhatsApp smartphone application for two days. A court in Sao Paulo state ... more
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Apple malware ’to increase in 2016’

Cybercriminals are increasingly targeting Apple devices and 2016 will see a rise in attacks on its operating systems, security experts suggest. According to security firm Symantec, the amount of malware ... more
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