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TECNO SPARK 3 Launching Soon; Here’s What We Know

TECNO Mobile is set to unveil its next device in the SPARK series, the SPARK 3. The company has started sending out teasers for the device although it does not say when exactly it will unveil it in the market. Remember TECNO first introduced the SPARK series in August 2017 targeted for the mid-range smartphone […] The post TECNO SPARK 3 Launching Soon; Here’s What We Know appeared first on TechTrendsKE.

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List of African Startups taking part in the third Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa programme

Google has announced the 12 African startups that will take part in its third class of its Launchpad Accelerator Africa programme. This class which starts on 1 April 2019, involves startups from six African countries – Egypt, Kenya, Nigeria, Senegal, South Africa and Uganda. Of these 12 startups, 6 have female co-founders and 9 are […] The post List of African Startups taking part in the third Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa programme appeared first on TechTrendsKE.

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Sophos Intercept X Achieves Highest Scores in NSS Labs 2019 Advanced Endpoint Protection (AEP) Group Test

Sophos announced that its next-gen endpoint solution, Sophos Intercept X, was recognized for having the highest security effectiveness and the most efficient TCO (total cost of ownership) of the 19 endpoint security products tested in the 2019 AEP Group Test published by NSS Labs. The 2019 Advanced Endpoint Protection (AEP 3.0) Group Test tested 21 products from […] The post Sophos Intercept X Achieves Highest Scores in NSS Labs 2019 Advanced Endpoint Protection (AEP) Group Test appeared first on TechTrendsKE.

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Infinix HOT 7 officially goes on sale in Kenya

The Infinix HOT 7 was spotted on Infinix’s e-commerce site X-Mall last week. Infinix had opened pre-orders for the device and now the device has officially gone on sale today. The Infinix HOT 7 according to Infinix Mobile is an upgraded smartphone for optimized performance and will be available for purchase on X-Mall and Infinix retail […] The post Infinix HOT 7 officially goes on sale in Kenya appeared first on TechTrendsKE.

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SqwidNet launches second round of its IoT SA University Challenge

SqwidNet has launched the second round of its IoT SA University Challenge. The nationwide technology competition is aimed at getting university students in South Africa to solve real-world challenges using the Internet of Things (IoT). “We developed this initiative in partnership with Sigfox as we believe that young people have a very different view of the […] The post SqwidNet launches second round of its IoT SA University Challenge appeared first on TechTrendsKE.

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Warner Music licenses Boomplay to distribute its music in ten African countries

Africa’s music streaming and download service Boomplay has signed a direct licensing agreement with Warner Music to bring the record company’s diverse global roster of music in ten African countries. The terms of the partnership will allow Boomplay to distribute Warner Music’sextensive catalogue of more than one million songs to its community of listeners in […] The post Warner Music licenses Boomplay to distribute its music in ten African countries appeared first on TechTrendsKE.

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Ampion and Plutos Ventures launch new venture to invest in African startups

Africa-focused Ampion and Berlin-based Plutos Ventures Holding have announced the founding of Ampion Ventures to support African startups. The goal of the new project is to build scalable digital business models in selected African countries by providing seed capital and strategic expertise support. Plutos Ventures will provide Ampion Ventures with its first seed financing. Ampion […] The post Ampion and Plutos Ventures launch new venture to invest in African startups appeared first on TechTrendsKE.

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Infinix HOT 7 and HOT 7 Pro Specs, Price and Availability in Kenya

The Infinix HOT 7 was spotted on Infinix’s e-commerce site infinixmall.ke last week. Infinix had opened pre-orders for the device. We understand there are two devices, the Infinix Hot 7 and the pro version, the HOT 7 Pro. The highlight of the HOT 7 according to Infinix is the display and camera profile. Below are […] The post Infinix HOT 7 and HOT 7 Pro Specs, Price and Availability in Kenya appeared first on TechTrendsKE.

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Huawei Y6 Prime 2019 Specs, Price and Availability in Kenya

Huawei launched the Huawei Y6 Prime 2019 in the country this February. The phone officially went on sale on 15th February for Ksh. 13,499.   The Huawei Y6 Prime 2019 is also the first budget smartphone from the company in the country running on Pie. Below are the specs: Display Size 6.09 inches +Dewdrop display, […] The post Huawei Y6 Prime 2019 Specs, Price and Availability in Kenya appeared first on TechTrendsKE.

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Kenyan Blockchain Startup CapAgri selected into æternity Ventures’s 2nd Starfleet Accelerator Program

Kenyan startup CapAGRI Africa is among the blockchain startups from around the world selected to take part in æternity Venture’s ‘Starfleet’ Accelerator Programme. CapAGRI Africa is a last-mile mobile financing platform for Smallholder farmers across African Agricultural Markets CapAGRI aims to provide smallholder farmers more favourable, affordable and below-market interest rates on cash advances and […] The post Kenyan Blockchain Startup CapAgri selected into æternity Ventures’s 2nd Starfleet Accelerator Program appeared first on TechTrendsKE.