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Carlos Ageng'o

Bringing you news on information systems, business intelligence and IT innovations. Contact me on @aKhadiemik and c [dot] agengo [at] techweez [dot] com

Except for Kenya, every other East African nation taxes cross border calls. Burundi levies Sh 13 per call, Tanzania Sh 10, Rwanda Sh 9 and Uganda Sh 7....

Vandalism and cable cuts have taken a great toll on Orange Kenya’s copper network, replacements are both costly and complex. The broadband provider...

Enterprise IT environments continue to develop confidence in cloud computing. And with this, there is a shift in focus from infrastructure to applications...

Markets in the US and Europe didn’t waste time approving Microsoft’s acquisition of the Nokia’s device division. The deal which was...

Nearly 200 patent families for the creation of Android devices are held by Microsoft. Android OEM’s are need to pay for the licensing of these patents...

The Salesforce1 platform launch last year saw the integration of Force.com, Heroku and ExactTarget services. This attracted developers to the platform...

Twitter allows for the creation of parody accounts, but this must be stated clearly in the account bio. Failure to do this can lead to the account being...

Businesses are moving more of their IT functions to the cloud as the understanding for this services continues to grow. This has the effect of reducing...

Microsoft, Oracle and IBM are the top companies benefitting from the enterprise software market. Among the top 10 providers in this sector is a new entrant,...

App Annie’s hands have been on the pulse of the mobile app world for sometime now and a recent snapshot from the firm provides trends in the global...

At the beginning of April, Linode introduced per hour billing for its cloud services. The provider has also been cooking up VPS products powered by SSD...

(image:ereleases.com) Who prosecutes on behalf of liberty? The answer here might not be exact, but it does fall on the media to preserve freedom. And...

HTC’s new flagship, the One M8  which was announced in late March comes with two rear facing cameras. The lens for these cameras is created by Altek...

Researchers have rubbished claims that the loss of bitcoins at MtGox was caused by transaction malleability. Christian Decker and Roger Wattenhofer from...

Finserve Africa Ltd (backed by Equity Bank) is among the 3 companies awarded licenses to operate as MVNO’s. At KShs 100,000 a pop, these licenses...

SX10 Quickset – Cisco’s New video and collaboration endpoints Majority of meeting rooms globally are not equipped with high quality video collaboration...

WhatsApp’s main pull to IM users has been the promise of privacy. Ahead of the close of its deal with Facebook, both companies have received a letter...

Dropbox has been through several rounds of funding with its most recent valuation being $10 billion. The company has won debt funding worth $500 million...

Kunle Awosika, Microsoft Country Manager speaking at the launch of Kenya’s cloud computing report What is the status of cloud computing in Kenya?...

WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization) places the amount of published works available to the visually impaired at 5%. This data includes published...

Google Glass has created a lot of airwaves since it came up on the tech scene. But a quiet war takes place between the tech colossus and the US trademark...