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Safaricom’s Zuri Bot Brings Customer Service to Messaging Apps

Ever since Kenyan brands started using social media to actively offer customer service, things have really improved. One no longer has to wait for...
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This Website That Trolls Trump Was Born From a Typo

Social networking sites are popular for various reasons and sometimes one of the reason is that you find gems from time to time thanks...
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Samsung Nigeria Deletes Twitter Account Following iPhone “Mishap”

It's not easy to be a social media manager, especially for a big household name like Samsung and it's okay to make mistakes once...

How to Find and Delete Your Old Awkward Tweets

You’ve heard the phrase anything you post online lives forever and will be tired to you for eternity – the same applies to your...

Pretend to Be Working with These Chrome Extensions

People have always found ways to pretend they are working when evidently they are not. Most people will head over to the internet to...

Apple Is Still the Most Valuable Company, Microsoft Comes Second

Late last week, it was reported that Microsoft had dethroned Apple to become the most valuable US company. It was just for a brief...
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Just How Convenient was Twitter’s +8988 SMS Code Before Safaricom Axed It?

At the inception +8988, Twitter and Safaricom had an arrangement to use the service as the social media giant popularized its product in the...

Facebook’s Earnings Call Reveals Stunted User Growth, Shifts Focus to Stories

According to Facebook’s earnings call this past week, the social network reported less revenue and even fewer new users. Its audience actually shrunk in...
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Someone Embedded Shakespeare’s Entire Collection in a JPEG on Twitter

One of the best things about Twitter is how sometimes you think you've seen everything and that notion is usually disapproved everytime. Well this...

Jack Dorsey Wants To Get Rid of Twitter Like Button

Apparently the Twitter like button might be removed according to reports which is only three years after the feature was introduced on the platform.
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“Brother Nature” Problematic Old Tweets Resurfaced, Twitter Cancels Him

If you're on Twitter and you don't know Brother Nature, you are maybe in a cave or something. Brother Nature, or his government name Kevin...

Facebook’s Portal is a Privacy Breach in Waiting, Microsoft Declares Love for Linux, We Learn That Google+ Isn’t Really...

Facebook Portal is the social media giant’s entry into the hardware realm. Facebook launched both Portal and Portal+, their new voice-controlled, video-calling device that...
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Sweden Ends Curation on Twitter Account By Citizens After 7 Years

One of the best things about any form of social network is how people find interesting ways to use it. On Twitter, we have...

Facebook Officially Starts Dating, Instagram Pulls Out on Regramming, Twitter Leaked DMs and Alexa Clearly Has No Type

Facebook Dating begins testing in Colombia Facebook Dating which was announced in May began testing early last week in Colombia. The online dating product lives...

Apple Has Some Not-So-New iPhones, Google Discontinues the Email App No One Used and EU Wants to Kill the...

On Wednesday last week, Apple introduced new iPhones - there was no huge announcements as this is the S year from Apple products -...
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Twitter is Bringing Back The Chronological Feed That We Dearly Missed

Social networks have feeds where you get to see posts from friends, family or strangers and for reasons, algorithmically powered timelines are now all...
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Kenyans React To New Police New Uniforms on Twitter

Today, President Uhuru Kenyatta commissioned new uniforms for the Kenya Police and since this is 2018, we got to see them on social networks...
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Twitter Turns Another Beloved Cartoon Character Into a Viral Meme

People will turn anything they see on the Internet into a meme. It may be a funny photo of a celebrity or like a...

Twitter Pulls the Plug on Alex Jones as Instagram Turns into an E-Commerce Platform

Conspiracy theorist, Alex Jones and Infowars get permanently banned from Twitter Alex Jones got axed from Twitter after confronting Oliver Darcy, a CNN journalist who had...
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Twitter Caught Suggesting Accounts You May Need to Unfollow

We are all accustomed to "People you may know" lists on all social media networks, especially the likes of Facebook who are creepily accurate...

Twitter Puts a Leash On Third-Party Clients as Founder Mulls Overhaul and Google’s Project Dragonfly Drama Continues

Twitter CEO is thinking about giving the whole Twitter app an overhaul. After putting both controversial Alex Jones' account and his Infowars account on a...

Twitter Rolls Out ‘Twitter Lite’ Android App To Kenya and 20 Other Countries

Twitter has expanded the availability of the Twitter Lite app to more markets, which is good news
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Popular Kenyan Blogger Nyakundi Gets Suspended Again By Twitter

In the last few months, Twitter has been on a roll. They had the purge that deleted inactive accounts which led to some accounts...
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Why Facebook or Twitter Are Highly Unlikely To Start Their Own Anonymous Social Apps

Classic social network behaviour have been based on registering your details that proves your real identity. That's why they ask basic personal things like...

Apple Dongles On the $1 Trillion Train, Facebook’s Dating App Begins Testing and Google Ventures into China

Two decades ago, Apple Inc. was close to bankruptcy - Now, it's worth nearly 7 Jeff Bezoses. Apple just reached the $1 trillion market cap...
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Over 10,000 Kenyans Dump Twitter For a Free Speech Friendly Twitter Clone

Some time back, a popular Kenyan blogger, Cyprian Nyakundi was suspended by Twitter over violating Twitter rules. The controversial blogger posted some photos and...

Google’s $5bn EU Fine, Android Fuchsia, Editable Tweets and Can Facebook Fix Itself?

Google So what did Google do, why are they being fined and are they really guilty? Google is a giant tech company and the European Commission...
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Nairobi Governor, Mike Sonko Becomes a Meme After Photo Goes Viral

Former US President, Barack Obama is in the country and obviously had to do the classic meet and greet with our leaders at State...
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Twitter Erupted After England Was Knocked From the World Cup

The World Cup is about to end and it has not disappointed at all. There has been drama since the group stages upto the...

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