All posts by: Odipo Riaga

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Film Director, Tech and Business Blogger, Chess Player, and Photographer. God is Science.

Following an article by Macharia Kamau in The Standard about Small ICT firms fearing that they may lose out in county contracts for providing ICT services for management of revenue collection, my colleague ..

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I don’t know why “Made in Nigeria” sounds to me like “Made in China” (it must be because for so many years Nigeria has been synonymous with corruption, a title that has since ..

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I’m not a sports fan so I’m not into Premium Bouquet from Dstv; but there was this time I thought I was missing out on other cool stuff available only on Premium so I decided to try it out. ..

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Apple that is both loved and hated, well, not in equal measure, has topped the list of the most valuable brand worldwide. The fact is, Apple haters just loathe the company for its strategies and success ..

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Registration for the upcoming VODAFONE APPSTAR CHALLENGE TO BE HELD IN KENYA is ongoing. App developers for mobile phones that want to participate in this year’s challenge are required to register ..

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On Friday 27th September The Standard carried a story on the Judiciary. According to The Standard, the Chief Justice is the Commander in Chief of a four member group codenamed ‘War Council’ ..

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BlackBerry a one time giant in mobiles phones for corporate and chief executives is technically dead in not so many years. One wonders how the Canadian company that was synonymous with emails on mobile ..

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(For a related post please read: Westgate attack; Kenya must up technology adoption). We have discussed the Westgate Attack in relation to the need of Kenya’s security agencies upping the adoption ..

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Apple is reaping hundreds of dollars from sales of its latest top range iPhones. If the data from AllThingsD is anything to go by, then Apple has set a profit margin of about 64% ($350) per iPhone 5C and 66% per iPhone ..

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BlackBerry has tentatively accepted to be bought off by a consortium led by Canadian insurance company FairFax Financial for $4.7 billion. According to the tentative agreement, FairFax Financial will buy off the pioneer ..

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Geoffrey Morrison advises in Forbes that if you want to buy a TV then you should consider: 1. Size, 2. Room, 3. Fancy Features and lastly 4. Price. On size he recommends that if you think of a particular ..

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Biometrics has become a hot topic thanks to iPhone 5S’ Touch ID feature. The topic has seen propositions of heartbeat unlock technologies, touch based unlocking options in Silent-Sense, and of course ..

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iPhone 5S has been taunted as the most secure phone as it comes with Touch ID, a feature that allows you to unlock the phone using your fingerprints. Touch ID should in fact win a Nobel Prize as it is a culmination ..

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Motion Camera initially designed to photograph rare animals in Kenya has been found to be able to photograph poachers in the act. The Cameras take pictures when the motion sensors embedded in them detect ..

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If the lines witnessed today are anything to go by, then iSheep is not a far fetched description of Apple followers. It is the seventh time Apple fanatics are lining for more than twenty four weeks hours ..

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In addition to security flaws we have reported about iOS7 not being secure after all, Jose Rodriguez, a 36-year-old soldier living in Spain’s Canary Islands, has shared with Forbes about an iOS7 security ..

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