All posts by: Mr. Felix

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A Math Nerd and a Computer Geek. Currently a Windows 10 Insider. Interested in AI, big data and AR/VR. Takes a keen interest in developments in the tech, business and social media spheres.

DStv Thanks, GOtv Wow

In a bid to retain existing customers and to lure new ones to subscribe to the platform, Multichoice is rewarding its loyal customers. The reward programs have been promptly named ‘DStv Thanks’ and ‘GOtv ..

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PesaPal American Express

Pesapal, a Kenyan-based e-commerce platform, has announced the integration of American Express into its payment platform. The integration took place on 27th February, 2017. This means that American Express ..

1 year ago
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Coffee Lake

Intel’s 8th generation Core processors are due to be released in the second half of 2017. The marketing name for this generation of Intel processors will be Coffee Lake. These would be branded as the Core ..

1 year ago
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Safaricom

Both banking institutions and mobile banking platforms have been under pressure from the business regulator, Communications Authority of Kenya (CA), to make transparent ALL of their charges to the consumer. ..

2 years ago
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5G communications networks

IBM and Ericsson have announced a research breakthrough that could accelerate the launch of 5G communications networks and support new mobile enterprise and user experiences enabled by very high data rates, ..

2 years ago
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Kenya Inter-participant Transaction Switch (KITS)

About six banks, out of the 43 who are members of the Kenya Bankers Association (KBA), have received regulatory approval from Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) to launch a mobile money transfer platform. These ..

2 years ago
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Integrated Payments Services Ltd. (IPSL)

Kenya Bankers Association (KBA) has appointment the management team that will run its fully-owned mobile banking and payments technology subsidiary, Integrated Payments Services Ltd. (IPSL). Ms Jennifer ..

2 years ago
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Mobile Money

The total number of mobile money transfer subscriptions stood at 31 million during Q3 2016 while the number of mobile money agents stood at 169,698. A total of 400.6 million transactions (deposits and withdrawals) ..

2 years ago
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