The Citizen Technology
Firm develops water purity tech

The firm which engages in modern technology of water, solar energy and generators has was officially launched in Tanzania yesterday.

1 week ago


The East African Technology
Crypto traders brace for more turmoil

World’s crypto industry shed off at least $133 billion, bringing down the global market cap by 13.5 percent.

1 week ago


Mtanzania Technology
Kutana na Mshindi wa Samsung Z Flip 4 Kutoka Meridianbet!

Wikiendi hii Meridianbet imeshuhudia bingwa na mshindi wa simu mpya aina ya Samsung Z Flip 4, ambaye ameibuka kidedea katika promosheni ya 1 Click 2Phone iliyokuwa ikiendeshwa na Meridianbet. Ungependa kufahamu zaidi juu ya ushindi wake? soma hapa! Promosheni ya 1 Click 2 phone imedumu kwa kipindi cha mwezi mmoja kwa wateja wapya waliojisajili kuanzia

1 week ago


The East African Technology
Twitter staff defy Musk ultimatum

Signs that government regulators were becoming impatient with Musk's handling of Twitter also grew on Friday.

1 week ago


The East African Technology
Musk to Twitter staff: Work extremely had or quit

On Tuesday, Musk postponed the relaunch of Twitter's paid subscription service, Blue Verified.

1 week ago


The East African Technology
African youth urged to seek jobs in forest sector

Youth enthusiasm, creativity and technology savviness could help address the crises of forest degradation and climate change.

2 weeks ago


The East African Technology
Crypto platform FTX files for bankruptcy

Media reports suggest FTX had needed to find about $8 billion to plug a massive hole in its finances.

2 weeks ago


The East African Technology
Twitter chaos deepens with resignations

Musk on Thursday warned employees that the site was burning dangerously through cash.

2 weeks ago


Taifa Leo Technology
KIKOLEZO: Azidi kuchafua hewa Twitter

NA SINDA MATIKO TAJIRI nambari moja duniani Elon Musk ameendelea kuchafua hewa pale Twitter baada ya kukamilisha ununuzi wa App hiyo kwa dola 44 bilioni pesa taslimu. Dola 13 bilioni ni mikopo kutoka kwa mabenki. Na ili kulipa mikopo hiyo anayotakiwa kuwa akilipa dola 1 bilioni kila mwaka, Musk katangaza tozo mpya Twitter ambayo ilianza

2 weeks ago


The Citizen Technology
LG boss sees growth in East Africa market

LG Electronics seeks to grow its market share in the region, which is seen as one of the fastest-growing economic blocs in the world

3 weeks ago


The Citizen Technology
Twitter sacks half of staff as Musk launches overhaul

Elon Musk says the company is losing over $4 million per day

3 weeks ago


The Citizen Technology
South Africa's Pick n Pay embraces crypto payments

South African retailer Pick n Pay has started to accept cryptocurrency payments at some of its tills on Tuesday, saying it was planning to extend the system to all its stores.

4 weeks ago


The Citizen Technology
Huawei up for a digital economy

Chinese technology giant company Huawei has reaffirmed its commitment to devote more human and financial resources to strengthen the national Information and Communication Technology (ICT) infrastructure.

4 weeks ago


The East African Technology
Trump says Twitter 'now in sane hands'

Musk has indicated he would lift Trump's Twitter ban, imposed in the wake of the 2021 assault on the US Capitol.

1 month ago


The East African Technology
Elon Musk fires top Twitter executives

The idea of Musk running Twitter has alarmed activists who fear a surge in harassment and misinformation.

1 month ago


The East African Technology
Musk says buying Twitter to enable 'healthy' debate

Musk says it is important to the future of civilization to have a common digital town square.

1 month ago


The Citizen Technology
Why South Korea’s Busan city is a strong contender for World Expo 2030

South Korea's scenic port city of Busan has captured world attention as the leading contender to host the World Expo 2030. Busan’s bid is taking shape months after the successful completion of the World Expo 2020 in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates in March 2022. South Korea actively participated in the World Expo 2020 in Dubai under the theme of the ‘Smart Korea, Moving the World to You.’ The theme enabled the country to showcase its dynamism in leading the...

1 month ago


The Citizen Technology
Why your new phone does not have a charger and earphones  

Top mobile phone manufacturers are increasingly adopting the trend of shipping phones without accessories such as chargers and earphones in a move they say is aimed at taming the runaway pollution of electronic waste. The trend was kick started by Apple in 2020 when it shipped its first consignment of iPhones without a bundled charger sparking outrage among consumers who protested the phone maker’s reluctance to cut the prices. The US tech giant said then that the decision to ditch...

1 month ago


Taifa Leo Technology
Wanawake 3 wafungwa jela miezi sita kwa kuiba simu ya mwanamume

NA RICHARD MUNGUTI WANAWAKE watatu waliomwibia mkulima simu alipolewa katika kilabu kimoja jijini Nairobi wamefungwa miezi sita kila mmoja. Rachel Wanjiru Kinyanjui, Nelius Muthoni Njahi na Georgina Wawira Muthoni walifungwa na hakimu mkuu mahakama ya Nairobi Wendy Kagendo. Wanjiru, Muthoni na Wawira walikiri walimwibia John Kinyua Njeru simu muundo wa Tecno Spark iliyo na thamani

6 months ago


The East African Technology
Jamaican sprints queen Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce in Kenya

She says the push by her Kenyans fans on her Facebook page lured to compete at this year’s Absa Kip Keino Classic.

6 months ago


The Citizen Technology
How Kenyan politician, Nigerian nationals moved Sh500 billion in suspected racket

Three Nigerians linked to TSh500 billion that was moved into Kenya between October and November 2020 bought Bitcoins worth TSh100 billion in multiple countries, including at Kenya’s crypto exchange BitPesa.

7 months ago


The Citizen Technology
Unreliable markets cost Tanzanian apple growers dearly

Njombe. Apple farmers in Makete District in Njombe Region have expressed their frustration following high post-harvest losses in the last season due to lack of markets among other reasons. The farmers mentioned inadequate farming skills, absence of better packaging materials, poor trading modules, unreliable markets and inaccessible funding as the major challenges preventing the industry’s development despite available opportunities. Mr Kambarage Sanga, a farmer, told The Citizen that he incurred a Sh8 million loss from his five acre farm consisting...

7 months ago


The Citizen Technology
Taxation will not affect social media users, says TRA

The Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) has issued a clarification following a meeting they held with representatives from Meta – the parent company of Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp.

7 months ago


Taifa Leo Technology
Kibwana alia kuwekewa vizingiti katika kampeni za Azimio Ukambani

NA CHARLES WASONGA GAVANA wa Makueni Kivutha Kibwana amejiondoa kutoka shughuli za kuvumisha muungano wa Azimio la Umoja-One Kenya katika eneo la Ukambani. Kupitia ujumbe katika akaunti yake ya Twitter Jumatano, Aprili 20, 2022 Profesa Kibwana alisema kuwa hatua hiyo imechangiwa na kile alichokotaja kama usumbufu kutoka kwa kiongozi wa Wiper Kalonzo Musyoka. Alisema imekuwa

7 months ago


The East African Technology
Elon Musk makes offers to buy out Twitter with $41b cash

Says Twitter needs to be taken private to grow and become a platform for free speech.

7 months ago


The Citizen Technology
Museveni son's Twitter account deactivated

Even as many speculated that the account may have been deleted, it appears more likely that Muhoozi deactivated it.

7 months ago


The East African Technology
Muhoozi's Twitter account deactivated

Even as many speculated that the account may have been deleted, it appears more likely that Muhoozi deactivated it.

7 months ago


The Citizen Technology
UK minister on how Tanzania can improve education

The diplomat highlights how Tanzania can leverage on digital technology to reach out to students based in hard-to-reach areas in the country

7 months ago


The Citizen Technology
Facebook faces suit over work conditions in Nairobi office

A former Facebook employee who was reportedly fired after questioning working conditions has threatened to sue the parent company Meta for wrongful termination of his contract. address some 12 demands of fair treatment or face legal action.

8 months ago


The East African Technology
Facebook faces suit over work conditions in Nairobi office

The workers have given Facebook an ultimatum of 21 days to address some 12 demands of fair treatment or face legal action.

8 months ago


The Citizen Technology
Microsoft opens Sh62 billion tech hub in Kenya

American tech firm Microsoft has opened a new $27 million (TSh62 billion) office and labs for its premier engineering hub, the African Development Centre (ADC), after three years of operation in Kenya.

8 months ago


The East African Technology
Microsoft opens $27 million tech hub in Kenya

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday unveiled the multibillion-shilling facility at Dunhill Towers in Westlands.

8 months ago


The East African Technology
Uganda issues arrest warrant for author Kakwenza

The charges against him relate to unflattering comments on Twitter about Museveni, who has ruled Uganda since 1986.

8 months ago


Milard Ayo Technology
Mbosso na Boss wa Samsung mkutano wa wadau

Kampuni ya Kielektroniki ya Samsung Afrika Mashariki imekutana na wadau wake wa kibiashara katika hoteli ya Hayatt Jijini Dar es Salaam wakiwemo wafanyabiashara na wasambazaji wa bidhaa zake zote kutoka pande zote za nchi ya Tanzania. Mkutano huo umeandaliwa na Bw. Tae Sun Lee, Mkurugenzi Mkuu mpya wa Kampuni ya Kielektroniki ya Samsung Afrika Mashariki.

8 months ago


The Citizen Technology
Uganda army: Muhoozi still in the military

Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba had announced his retirement last week via his official Twitter handle.

8 months ago


The East African Technology
Uganda army: Muhoozi still in the military

Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba had announced his retirement last week via his official Twitter handle.

8 months ago


The East African Technology
Kenya among six in Africa to get Covid vaccines tech

The technology transfer project had been launched as part of efforts to help poor countries manufacture Covid-19 vaccines according to global standards of quality.

9 months ago


Taifa Leo Technology
KIKOLEZO: Ndoa za celebs bila jasho!

SAKATA ya juzi inayomhusu modo wa zamani Tanzania, Wema Sepetu kuchambwa na mbea wa Instagram Aristote kwamba dada kafulia kiasi kuwa hana usafiri wa binafsi, imeniibulia mjadala fulani. Aristote aliamua kulinganisha maisha ya Wema na mwigizaji mwenzake Irene Uwoya. Hii ikiwa ni baada ya Irene kumwalika kwenda kula bata naye kwenye sherehe za bethidei yake

9 months ago


The East African Technology
Facebook slips as investors flee Meta

Investors fled Facebook-parent Meta rather than buckle-up for the long ride towards the firm's metaverse vision.

9 months ago


The Citizen Technology
Government to probe causes of poor math results

Education, Science and Technology Minister Adolf Mkenda has said the government plans to establish why students perform poorly in Basic Mathematics exams - as was the case of the 2021 Form Four examinations results.

9 months ago


The Citizen Technology
Samia implores ICT use to expedite judicial services

President Samia Suluhu Hassan yesterday urged the judiciary to execute its mandate in line with the fourth industrial revolution’s pace that embraces the use of Information Communication Technology (ICT).

9 months ago


Milard Ayo Technology
Gumzo!! Kijana aliyekata ofa ya Milioni 11 kwa tajiri namba 1 duniani

Kijana mwenye umri wa miaka 19 aitwae Jack Sweeney amekataa ofa ya $ 5000 ( Tsh. Milioni 11.5 ) kutoka kwa Tajiri namba 1 Duniani Elon Musk ambaye yupo tayari kumlipa ili aifute akaunti feki ya twitter inayotweet safari za Ndege binafsi ya Bilionea kila inapopaa.

9 months ago


The Citizen Technology
DSTV to restore local channels as government backtracks on FTA rule

Tanzania has officially reinstated free-to-air (FTA) channels on all satellite broadcasters (pay tv) after a four-year ban, this is according to Minister for Information, Communications and Information Technology Nape Nnauye.

9 months ago


The Citizen Technology
How Tanzania is pursuing AI and use of robotics

Tanzania’s push towards technology is gaining momentum and has now gone a step further by investing in Artificial Intelligence (AI) as evidenced by the recently launched laboratory in the capital, Dodoma.

10 months ago


The Citizen Technology
Cashew apple brings new hope to farmers

Forget about millions of shillings cashew farmers make every season for export of Raw Cashew Nuts (RCN), growers can generate more if value-addition of cashew by-products is well utilised. .

10 months ago


The East African Technology
Google to invest up to $1 billion in Airtel's parent firm

The deal includes a Sh79 billion equity investment in Airtel and up to Sh34 billion for implementing commercial agreements.

10 months ago


The Citizen Technology
Tests of HIV vaccine using mRNA technology have begun

Testing in humans of an HIV vaccine that uses messenger RNA technology has begun, the biotech firm Moderna and the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative said Thursday.

10 months ago


The East African Technology
Soldiers seize power after mutiny in Burkina Faso

A message was posted on Kabore's Twitter account urging "those who have taken up arms to lay them down in the greater interest of the nation".

10 months ago


The Citizen Technology
Why Africa lags behind in digital uptake

Dar es Salaam. One continent that seems to be lagging behind when it comes to the uptake of technology is Africa... And there are many reasons why that is happening. While the Covid-19 pandemic is said to have accelerated digital development across many regions in the world; in Africa nearly 70 percent are yet to be connected with the Internet. Some of the issues that delay digital uptake in Africa include undeveloped Information and Communications Technology (ICT) infrastructure, low mobile...

10 months ago


Milard Ayo Technology
Davido aagiza gari la kifahari lenye thamani ya Bilioni 1.27 za kitanzania

Davido anazidi kuonesha jeuri ya Pesa baada ya kuonesha umma kupitia ukurasa wake wa instagram kwamba ameliagiza gari jipya aina ya Lamborghini.

10 months ago