July 2019 marks yet another year of significant investment in financial technology in the realisation that the future of banking is in digital finance. Firms in the digital finance sector have in this ..
A recent report shared to us by Microsoft revealed that Kenya has only 1.700 cybersecurity experts despite ranging cyber attacks that cost the country over shs 30 billion last year. To help train more ..
You know you have elected a useless government when they can’t bend to listen to simple reasoning. In 2013, Uhuru Kenyatta and his counterpart William Ruto, dubbing themselves the digital duo, went ..
A friend who knows that I do not use Safaricom Internet just called to tell me that I no longer have reasons to not use Safaricom Internet, as, according to him, Safaricom suddenly reduced its data prices ..
The African Women in Technology (AWIT) Conference is scheduled to take place from July 18 – 20, 2019. Hosted yearly by IBOM LLC, the 3-day conference focuses on empowering, educating and connecting ..
The question has always been, how do you increase a smartphone’s screen size without increasing the actual size of the phone? Do you make them foldable? Rollable? Maybe you do both? But before foldable ..
For some reason, phone manufacturers think that we need to have foldable smartphones. Yes it is true, people generally need big screens for watching videos, reading articles online or playing games. It is also ..
Following our article published about an hour ago, an article that explained how the argument that Safaricom Social Media Representatives were the ones that were sending out personal tweets does not make ..
Recently feted car portal, Garimoto, has seen a 30 percent revenue growth for Seaways Kenya Limited since its deployment four years ago. This is despite the myriad of challenges that the automotive industry ..
Recently Safaricom announced that it had launched Safaricom VoLTE, a service meant to allow subscribers to make calls, not through the traditional CDMA or GPRS/GSM or even 3G voice protocols, but through ..
The recently launched Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 will officially be available in all retail stores across the country from 6th July 2019. This follows a successful one week pre-order period that saw over 1000 ..
In 2018, cyberattacks cost the Kenyan economy 30 Billion shillings (Kshs 29.5 B to be precise). This is according to the most recent annual report published by cybersecurity firm Serianu. The latter coupled ..
When I started blogging in 2013, one of the first articles I wrote was M-Pesa should stop being dumb and go smart in which I argued that it was time for MPESA to start Internet enabled services through ..
Following the passing on of the Safaricom’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Mr. Robert (Bob) William Collymore on 1 July 2019, the telecom giant has appointed an interim CEO. At a Special Board meeting ..
Safaricom (NSE: SCOM) has today launched voice and video calls over its 4G network, popularly known as Voicer over LTE (VoLTE) and Video over LTE (ViLTE). The services are immediately available countrywide ..
Huawei Mobile Kenya today announced HUAWEI Y9 Prime 2019, the latest Y Series device, a line of smartphones that caters to the younger generation to realize their true potential. The Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 ..
Early this year the world renowned provider of accounting and human resource solutions, SAGE, launched a cloud based payroll system for African markets. Having tested the platform in South Africa for three ..
Just in case you were thinking of sending your loved one in the diaspora a Huawei device, well you might want to opt for another brand to ship…This is after worldwide shipping enterprise FedEX retuned ..
Usually, Chiang Mai is famous for monuments. Various kinds of historical monuments which show the beautiful complex designs are situated in this place. Besides this, numerous things to do here which create ..
The Parliamentary transport committee has proposed creating a government owned holding company under which Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) and Kenya Airways Plc will operate under. The company ..
I hate please call me texts, I prefer missed calls (flash). Worse than please call me is “Nisambizie credo”, especially when it comes from someone … (wacha tu). Now that those two options ..
In the recent weeks Huawei made headlines thanks to Donald Trump instructing US companies and allies not to do business with the Chinese leading phone manufacturer. The biggest hit came when Google announced ..
KachTech Media which operates Kachwanya.com, Chetenet.com, @Kachwanya Twitter Account, @ChetenetKE Twitter Account, and Kenya Tech News Kachwanya.com Facebook Page, is looking to hire a Social Media Manager ..
The world over, telcos take advantage of consumers of Internet and data services to reap them dry by not allowing them to consume data bundles at their pace. An analogy by Kabogo who intends to sue Kenyan ..