TECHNOLOGY

TECHNOLOGY

US Ambassador on a ground breaking public internet chat: Here is the Transcript

CO.NX Moderator (Mark): Hello and welcome to today’s webchat!? We’re taking your questions now.? The live chat will begin at the top of the hour 12:00GMT. CO.NX Moderator (Tim): Good…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Kenyan Tech sector is now the Point of attraction in Africa

ECP invests Sh1.9bn in ?Wananchi ISP Great news for the Kenyan Tech world as there are signs ?that Kenyan ICT sector is the place to be at the moment. U.S.based…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Kiswahili Tech Projects are falling apart, why?

The Swahili speaking community in Eastern Africa should think seriously on how to develop and grow the language beyond the casual communication it represents at the moment. The concern that…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Orange Launched Blackberry Solutions and expect 2M subscribers by year end

Orange followed in the footsteps of Zain to launch Blackberry solutions in Kenya. Telkom Kenya and Research In Motion announced the launch of Blackberry and the expected roll out on…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Get any Facebook account hacked for $100

For $100 you can get a Facebook account of your choice be hacked. The revelation was made? by Security firm PandaLabs.? It is very serious to extent that Facebook itself…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

East Africa Tech World and Leadership wrap up

Uganda Ushahidi witness alert The recent riots in Uganda is troubling for East Africa Community.? Leadership in the region should understand that faster development can only be achieved through peaceful…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

The site you are accessing (http://eastandard.net/) cannot be reached, pliz check later

“Please check tomorrow we don’t have? Ksh.1000 to renew our domain”. Nobody said that from standard but what do you make of? a whole standard website being down because the…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Kenyan Police Website and the traffic updates

Dear Mr. New Commissioner I am still coming to terms with your name but if i am not wrong i think you are Mr.Iteeri.? I know you are new at…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

TEAMS to go live next week

According to Dr. Bitange Ndemo TEAMS cable is to go live next week.? At long last TEAMS is really here. The chorus in the market in the last few weeks…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Equity Bank a victim of Web Forgery

In the last one month majority of Kenyan sites have received floods of online attack. Now it seems the? early beneficiaries of the fiber of optics in Kenya are the…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Africa Top ten internet Countries and why Africa is the continent to watch

It is now a fact that the whole coast of Africa is connected to fiber optic cables. It is exciting to be in Africa, to be part of the revolution…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

BBC Digital Planet, tech show on BBC World Service is coming to Nairobi

BBC Digital Planet, the technology show on BBC World Service, is coming to Nairobi and they would love to meet local listeners and people in the tech community.? So how…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Diaspora giving up on Kenya? John Karanja of SpaceKenya.com says NO

Kachwanya: There is talk that Kenyans in the Diaspora are giving up on Kenya and there a number of issues sited like power rationing or? electricity shortages, water rationing, crime…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Do you still send letters and what happened when Gmail was down

Two strange things happened? on Tuesday at least for me. One, Google was down ?and I could not access my mails and two I received a letter from Post Office.?…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

E.A. Internet Governance Forum and my 5 Questions for ICT Board and Kenic

The Kenya ICT Action Network (KICTANet), the Kenya Network Information Centre (KENIC) in collaboration with other organisations have organized a second East African Internet Governance Forum (EA-IGF 2009).? This Forum…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Is Yu the Fastest expanding network in Africa?

When Yu launched its operation in Kenya sometime last year, many people highly doubted its chances of success in Kenya. Operating in Kenya as the fourth mobile service provider was…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Yahoo Is now Asking What are you doing right now?

Social Networking is the in thing and has taken the? internet? by storm.? The latest trend is not just social networking but a combination of social networking? and the microblogging?…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Google spammed by phrase “white people stole my car”

Have you seen this phrase “white people stole my car”? May be it started as a joke and many people picked up to the extent that the phrase has been…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

FreeCode Seminar – Pan Afric Hotel: Nairobi

The organisers of FreeCode, a cutting-edge Systems Support Provider for IT Security, Help/Support Desk and Publishing Solutions, Document Management Systems as well as Email and IP Telephony Systems invites you…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Beware of Honeypots

By Idd Salim Shamelessly copy-pasted from Wikipedia, “a honeypot is a trap set to detect, deflect, or in some manner counteract attempts at unauthorized use of information systems. Generally it…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Number Portability, where is the excitement?

Mobile number portability means you can keep your existing mobile telephone number when you change your service provider. ?When you feel? that? one mobile phone service provider is not meeting…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Top Ten Kenyan Social Media Kings

1. Chris Kirubi There is no other entrepreneur in Kenya who I know who understands the power of social media than DJ CK.? He has made Capital FM website http://www.capitalfm.co.ke…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

E-learning and the tale of diskettes

E-learning is a welcome gesture. It seems the government is finally thinking in the right direction. In the recent times computers have overtaken all other things used in work to…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Mpesa Overload? Technically impossible unless….

By Mr. Anonymous This piece was written by someone who requested to remain anonymous Mpesa An average Mpesa transaction takes a maximum of 100 bytes. And that is a complex…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Meet Safaricom True Broadband..that never was

When I saw full page advert posted on Daily Nation showing? Mr.Michael Joseph talking about the True Broadband, I got so excited . At long last I found the ISP…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Nairobi Plane Crash and the worrying Air accident Statistics

An aircraft crashed at Nairobi’s Highrise estate near Wilson Airport shortly before 3pm Kenya Time on Saturday. According to Capital News there were four people on board who got? injured…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Hackers and Kenyan banks..security threats

Guest Post By Idd Salim A hackers life is about to get veeeery veery interesting… Let me explain something Kenya is one country where the art of security through obscurity…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Seacom is here but don’t be surprised if nothing changes

Many expect that today?s big launch of SEACOM would mark the beginning of the end of misery of many Kenyans. Kenyans expect faster internet, increase in bandwidth, end of slow…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Why is .co.ke domain names so expensive?

Domain names are used in URL to identify particular Web Pages. Every domain name has a suffix that indicates which top level domain it belongs to. Acquiring a domain is…

Read More
TECHNOLOGY

Standard Investment Bank Launches SMS stocks trading service

Standard Investment Bank launches Easy Hisa, an sms service which will allow the investors to trade from confort of their homes or travel. It will now be possible to buy…

Read More

Page 182 of 183

Login

Welcome! Login in to your account

Remember me Lost your password?

Lost Password