This Week In Tech


The world of technology is such that if you blink you will miss a whole lot! At every point in time there is either a phone getting launched, an app grabbing the headlines, an OEM breaking barriers or a gadget rising up to the must have list. To make sure you don’t miss a thing, here are snippets of some articles which did the rounds in the world of tech this week.

BestMobs –  A Smartphone With 10,000 mAh Battery Is Coming

According to a report published by BestMobs, Chinese mobile manufacturing firm,  Oukitel, are in the process of producing a phone with a 10,000 mAh battery capacity! The phone is said to be in its finishing stage of production and will also spot the latest Android 5.1 Lollipop OS. According to BestMobs, ‘Only little information about the device was relayed to us so the complete spec details are not available for now but we suspect there will be support for charging other devices on-board.’

MissTechy – Microsoft Office Now Available For Download on Android Phones

Before this office launch, Microsoft Office was only available on Android phones as a Beta app. By Beta it means it had been available to a specific number of users to experience and test its performance. Beta versions have gone through an alpha testing inhouse and are generally close to the final finished product. According to MissTechy, ‘Microsoft Office for Android would give you the right to review and edit documents, present from your android device and get quick access to your documents. Microsoft has also partnered with popular OEMs ike Samsung, Sony, LG and a lot more to pre-load these apps on Android devices later this year”

EbimaBlog – Tecno WinPad 10 Set To Debut In Nigeria

The Tecno WinPad 10 is currently available for purchase in Kenya but would be following suit in Nigeria very soon. It is Tecno’s first attempt at a Windows powered device as it is a Windows 8.1 enabled gadget which offers you the productivity of a laptop and versatility of a tablet. It can best be described as ‘PC experience meets Tablet convenience’. It is backed with the Intel Quad-Core Processing Power which assures you of maximum fluidity and responsiveness as you get work done and navigate through the depths and spheres of your deviceAccording to EbimaBlog, ‘With the Tecno Pad 10 joining other affordable Windows tablets  in the market,consumers will now have arrays of options to choose from when shopping for Windows tablets’

Watch this space to keep in tune with the latest happenings in the tech atmosphere.

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