Apps

Opera for Android version 50 brings improved ad-blocking, PiP and more

Opera for Android (that other Opera browser app on mobile that is not Opera mini), just like its desktop…

Safaricom Home app updated to include access to home insurance plans

Safaricom Home, as the company’s coterie of home connectivity solutions is known, has been around for a minute. As…

Latest update to Facebook Messenger lets users delete sent messages

One of the inconveniences of what is supposed to be one of the most convenient means of getting word…

Progressive Web Apps can now be distributed through Google Play Store

“Web apps are the exact opposite of native mobile apps. They are not meant to run on any specific…

Android’s king of customization, Buzz Launcher, is dead, sort of

If you’ve used Android long enough – say 5 or 6 years – then you have probably come across…

Latest Telegram update blurs line between ordinary and super groups

Telegram is the king of messaging applications. The messenger app, which directly competes with WhatsApp as it essentially does…

SwiftKey

SwiftKey lets users remove search bar in latest update, claims 20% faster loading than rivals

SwiftKey, the famous keyboard whose predictive algorithms used to be the stuff of legend back in the day, has…

Bug exposed private tweets from Twitter for Android users for 4 years

One of the challenges of using social media, which often comes across as a crowded marketplace where everyone is…

Latest update to mySafaricom app brings overdraft facility Fuliza

Last year, Safaricom announced Fuliza, a new facility that allows M-Pesa users to continue using the service to make…

You can now unlock your M-Pesa account through the mySafaricom app

With the way Kenyans have become reliant on M-Pesa, the mobile money platform offered locally by Safaricom, it is…