Tag: WhatsApp

WhatsApp launches payment service in India
Tech

WhatsApp launches payment service in India

WhatsApp has taken a huge leap forward in India to launch a payment service via the messaging application. The new service which will enable users in India to receive and transfer money will introduce WhatsApp into the global fintech and payment industry with a huge potential for global cross-border payment […]

What can we learn from the success of WhatsApp?
Global

What can we learn from the success of WhatsApp?

Before 2010, WhatsApp mobile messenger did not really count in the world of mobile messaging. Research in Motion’s Blackberry Messenger (BBM) held sway winning the hearts and minds of personal and business mobile users. However, eight years down the line, WhatsApp is now like the biblical ‘rejected stone’ that become […]

MTN Mobile TV: The Kudos, The Pros and Cons
Tech

MTN Mobile TV: The Kudos, The Pros and Cons

Less than a year ago, MTN, Nigeria’s largest mobile carrier by subscriber base and revenue*, announced that it has received a broadcast licence from the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC for NGN 34 billion. The company has just launched- MTN Mobile TV It seems the company is ramping up its efforts […]

Why Is Google Doing This?
Apps & Devices

Why Is Google Doing This?

After the much touted 2016 Google I/O, I did took a swipe at two of Google’s major announcements. I believed Allo and Duo, both messaging apps are not only same of the same but unnecessary waste of Google’s resources, especially at a time when the company profit is no longer […]