Technology

ChatGPT: A friend or nemesis to learning?

This new AI language model has raised concerns over the impact it has on education

Twitter new policy on paid partnerships

Tweets posted as organic but part of paid product placement will require clear commercial disclosure

Meta expands features for end-to-end encryption on Messenger

It will be gradually testing the encryption to boost security and customisation.

Instagram’s introduces new quiet mode feature

This feature helps a user manage time and focus

Shutterstock introduces new image generation AI

It launched the tool on its All-In-One creative platform

Mama Money partners with AFC Bank to scale money transfer

The duo aims to serve and support the Zimbabwean community living in SA by easing money transfer

eWAKA secures a 500,000 CHF loan to accelerate growth

In 2023, the mobility startup is looking to pursue strategic partnerships to expand their customer base

CA invites views on proposed emerging technologies rules

The authority has published the framework for stakeholder input before February 3.

Search interests in private browsing rise by 110% – Google

Kenya also ranks 1st in Africa for the country that searched most for private browsing.

Stripe, Amazon adopt new deal to upscale online payments

Under the new agreement, Stripe will process more of Amazon’s payments

Spotify announces lay offs of 6% of its workforce

The music streaming app has added to list of global tech companies on firing spree

11 disruptive startups selected for 2023 ASIP accelerator program

The programme aims to support the next generation of early-stage African Tech startups

Google introduces My Ad Centre to customize ads, manage information

The new online web tool allows a user to check what information Google has on them

UAE-based Alaan secures $4.5 million in pre-series A funding

The B2B fintech firm plans to enhance its product with new features including automated invoice payments

Google to do away with third-party cookies by 2024

The tech giant said it's rethinking the digital future to enhance the ads-supported web

How Covid-19 changed fortunes of online businesses in Kenya

As travel restrictions continued to be enforced, one firm took advantage to expand its operations

Starlink satellite internet firm to launch in Kenya

It is awaiting service coverage and regulatory approval.