Much has been said about the rise of Nigeria as the leading tech hub in Africa, a fact that should worry ICT policy makers in Kenya. Nigeria is now seen by some venture capitals and investors as a better ..
When you talk about Kenyan tech, all you think about is Mobile apps, the hubs and the already failed Konza city. Within the hubs, techies and developers work on mobile apps, and Konza city was meant to give ..
Toastmasters will this weekend (Saturday 28th June) hold their annual dinner event at the Nairobi Club. Unlike previous years, this year’s annual event will include a daytime event with four speech ..
Weza Tele has announced a partnership with Odoo to provide enterprise applications to SMEs . The partnership has enabled Weza Tele to integrate its mobility and supply chain visibility tool, MyOrder ..
I always see start-ups trembling whenever a big company like Safaricom or Nation Media Group launch a product within the area which they operate in. Take for example start-up X within industry A which ..
The Nailab in partnership with 1%Club, a Netherlands based crowdfunding venture, and Accenture held a 2 day start-up crowd funding boot camp. The boot camp which brought together a total of 19 ventures ..
Samsung Nigeria has opened up pre-orders for the new Samsung flagship smartphone Samsung Galaxy S5. If you are in Kenya, don’t worry, Safaricom will have theirs up within the next two days. We will ..
We love the age of information, it is exciting . It has made doing business and other things so easy. But it comes with its own threats and risks. In some cases people don’t even realize the magnitude ..
On average across the developing world, nearly 25 percent fewer women than men have access to the Internet, and the gender gap soars to nearly 45 percent in regions like sub-Saharan Africa. Even in rapidly ..
Have you applied for the m:lab mobile impact ventures program? If you have not then you are late but not too late. But first what is impact venture program? According to m:lab, mobile impact enterprises ..
Every year and every month I get fascinated with a certain aspect of technology. My current obsession is Mobile and the grand convergence. I got the clear picture about it after the talks by Tomi Ahonen ..
At the beginning of last year, Kenyan tech industry had its biggest setback yet by losing Dr. Ndemo . The Jubilee Government did not see it fit to allow him to continue leading the ICT docket. So we have ..
X: What do you do? (Asking the question but expect to hear that you work for Safaricom, EABL, P&G, NMG and others) Y: I do business, I run a tech Start-up? (Not with the answer expected but he has no idea ..
Only four days are remaining for Kenyans to submit their favorite blogs to be considered for the BAKE Blog Awards 2014. The awards reward bloggers that post on a regular basis, have great and useful content ..