For years we have been talking about Safaricom MPESA API (Application Programming Interface) and how it would be important if they open it up to Kenyan developers. It seems today my good people at Safaricom ..
As I was thinking on how to go about doing this article or the review of Infinix Zero 2, someone from Nigeria tweeted something that made me go back to the drawing board on what to say here. Something ..
It has been a while since I last talked about the Kenyan phone market, and yes I have an excuse…writer block bla bla bla bla. Well, now I am back. Back for real and not just about talking about the phones ..
The drive to setup Kenya as the world BPO center by the Government did not go well and there are a number of reasons for that. Chief a among them being that the target customers were the Multinational ..
Weza Tele, do you remember them? I wrote about them here sometime back and mentioned that they were/are on the opposite of the hype cycle– a team of focused individuals who are driven by hard work ..
In a surprising move, Zuku has reached an agreement to buy Yumobile from Airtel Kenya. The deal which is still subject to approval by the Communication Authority of Kenya, came at a time when many players ..
Recently we sat down with Loren Bosch of AccessKenya to discuss the role they are playing in the Tech industry in Kenya. Some great insights came out the discussion. Enjoy
You remember Safaricom wanted to do away with the PostPay tariff. Well they later changed their minds but promised to revise it. Most likely they will increase the amount people will be paying per month. ..
The other day Francis Waithaka of Digital4africa.biz shared with me a video interview which was done on Citizen Power Breakfast show. The theme of the show was Opportunities in ICT in Kenya. On the panel ..
And the Star website has been hacked. The message posted on the site seems to be in support of Moha of Jicho Pevu, describing him as their only mujahedeen in Kenya. Here is the Message We thank our lone ..
So HumanIPO site is shutting down on 15th of January 2015. It is a little sad that the site which has been great source of tech news in the past few years is going down just like that. Below is statement ..
After long road of threats, court cases and boycotts, we are back on track and Nairobi will mark the first phase of the digital migration at the end of this month. So come 23.59 Hours on December 31st ..
It is time to take another look at Samsung Galaxy Note 4 but I am not going to bore you with physical specs. For that read this post or this one. When Samsung came up with the Galaxy Note series many ..
Yesterday was Cyber Monday and as I mentioned last week on the article about PayPal, Cyber Monday is a very popular shopping day in US. And now many countries are catching up to benefit from the great ..
So Safaricom will today launch Safaricom Venture Fund for start-ups in Kenya. I am not sure at this moment , how much they are going to put up as the starting amount for the fund but this is big for the Kenyan ..