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    Yookos mobile app gets a feature upgrade

    September 5, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, OnlineComments Off on Yookos mobile app gets a feature upgrade

    Yookos has recently updated its mobile app features in order to enhance the user experience on Android, IOS and Blackberry handsets. The social networking site released the upgrade on September 4th and intends on focusing on photos, status updates  and...

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    Could Yookos be Africa’s next Facebook?

    July 10, 2014 • StartupsComments Off on Could Yookos be Africa’s next Facebook?

    Facebook is growing at an exponential rate, along with the likes of Twitter. However, a new social media platform has arisen, and has set its sights on Africa. Yookos is a social networking site that allows users to meet friends online, play online games and...

  • AdFu, Yookos to offer advertisers deeper reach into Africa

    June 12, 2013 • OnlineComments Off on AdFu, Yookos to offer advertisers deeper reach into Africa

    AdFu, the premium audience and display inventory network of sites owned by Kagiso Media, has extended its reach into the African online market by adding the Africa-born social network, Yookos, to its portfolio. This adds even more quality inventory to...

  • Yookos opens its doors to developers in Africa

    May 9, 2013 • OnlineComments Off on Yookos opens its doors to developers in Africa

    Yookos, the global social network focused on Africans, today officially announced the public release of their Application Programming Interface (API). The announcement was made during the company’s presentation made at the Mobile Web West Africa 2013...

  • Could Africa launch the next Facebook?

    June 8, 2012 • FeaturesComments (4)

    Recent market performance and rumblings aside, there are clear reasons why Facebook has attracted a global subscriber base of over 900 million people. What if Africa could do the same?   Those in the business of Internet development and applications...

  • Africa Day dawns on new, connected continent

    May 28, 2012 • FeaturesComments (1)

    Friday 25th May marked Africa Day, the annual commemoration of the 1963 founding of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) and almost fifty years later there is a growing awareness of how far Africa has come in technology innovation, application and use, and...

  • Africa’s children need protection from technology abuse

    April 26, 2012 • Features, Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments (1)

    News of the recent gang-rape of a 17-year-old mentally handicapped girl from Soweto, South Africa, has been met with a collective sense of disgust and anger from communities. Notwithstanding the outrage over this crime and the blatant abuse of the rights of...

  • Yookos launches new portal for Africa’s gamers

    April 10, 2012 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Yookos launches new portal for Africa’s gamers

    African social network Yookos (www.yookos.com) has launched its long-awaited Games Portal, featuring more than 500 games that can be played for free. Yookos gaming guru Benjamin Onuoha expects the most popular games to be the driving games, which include...