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Telkom Freedom Bundles

Telkom Kenya is Doubling the Amount of Data Purchased from Freedom Bundles Subscriptions

Barely two months ago, Telkom Kenya unveiled Freedom Bundles. The offer is still going on, and from December 12, it got an addition especially...

Airtel Terms Reports of Exit from Kenya, Tanzania and Rwanda as “Devoid of Facts”

After it was reported that Bharti Airtel was mulling over a possible exit from three East African countries i.e. Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania, the...
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Facebook Killed Off a Creepy Feature You Probably Didn’t Use

Facebook is loaded with features. You can post a status update of any kind, like Pages from your favourite celebrities and publications and even...
cisco

Cisco to Man the Deployment of Nairobi County’s Digital Business Roadmap

Most of Kenya’s 47 counties are involved in digitization processes that aim to enhance citizen experiences in multiple engagements. Nairobi County is on the...
Safaricom DTIB

Safaricom’s Android TV Box is Back For a Whole Ksh.9,999

Remember Safaricom Big Box? Well, Safaricom has released a sequel to the same this time aptly named, Safaricom Digital TV and Internet Box. As...
iPhone X

iPhone X Pre-Orders Open in Kenya Through Elite Digital Solutions

About a month ago, the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus were launched in Kenya and the highlight of that launch was that you could...
Innovaton in Kenya

Innovation in Kenya: Review of Industrial Property Journal November 2017

Kenya Industrial Property Institute (KIPI) publishes the Industrial Property Journal monthly indicating all innovations and brand name applications.
airtel kenya

Airtel Mulling Over Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania Exit to “Boost Margins in Africa”

Just when we thought competition in the Kenyan telco space would lead to the cheaper prices and better days for the consumer, things have...
Telkom Kenya Giveaway

Telkom Kenya Has a Bunch of Devices for a 10-day Giveaway Campaign

Telkom Kenya is currently running a promotion that will see ten winners walk away with devices. The campaign was launched on December 7, and...
Microsoft Kaizala

Microsoft Launches Kaizala, a Chat App that Targets Local Businesses

Earlier today, Microsoft officially unveiled a mobile productivity app called Kaizala in Kenya for all local organizations. The core design element of the app...
Visa Sensory Branding

Visa’s Suite of Sensory Cues are Official for Payment Devices

Visa, a multinational financial services organization that facilitates electronic funds transfers around the globe with Visa branded credit and debit cards has announced a...
NiceHash

How Crypto-Mining Website NiceHash Lost $58 Million in Bitcoins

On the 6th of December, miners woke up to the news that NiceHash, a company that lets users apply their extra GPUs to mining...
Infinix

Infinix Scores a Deal With IMAX Kenya to Get Infinixers a Free Movie Ticket Every Sunday

Infinix Mobility is one of those companies that we have seen really put in an effort to get involved with its fans. The company...
OPay

Opera’s OPay, a Web Payment Solution is Live in Kenya with Extra Credits and Cashbacks

A few months ago, we found out that Opera, the Norwegian developer of Opera Mini, was testing a web payment in the app. Now, the...

Here’s a List of Smartphones That Work On JTL’s Faiba 4G Network

As we all get excited over the coming of Faiba 4G, the excitement might soon fade off for most of us and it's not...
KEN OLISA Interswitch

UK’s IT Businessman Ken Olisa is Interswitch New Chairman

Digital payments and commerce company, Interswitch, has a new Chairman. Ken Olisa OBE, FRSA, FBCS will take over Adedotun Sulaiman, MRF as of today, December...
Faiba 4G

Faiba 4G Goes Live with Free On-Net Calls and Unlimited ‘Fisi Hour’ Data Bundles

Jamii Telecommunications Limited (JTL) has just announced the newest mobile network operator (MNO) in Kenya, Faiba 4G. The journey started earlier this year when...
Nova Pioneer K4TK

Nova Pioneer Teachers Raise $30,000 for Innovation and Scholarship Programs

Nova Pioneer’s initiative dubbed Kilimanjaro 4 The Kids (K4TK) has raised over $30,000 for Science, Technology, Mathematics and Engineering (STEM) programs and scholarships. The...
OPPO F5 Youth

Less Spec’d, More Affordable OPPO F5 Youth Up for Pre-Order in Kenya

During the launch of the OPPO F5 in Kenya we expected to see three variants of the OPPO F5 but instead, we only got...
Android Oreo (Go Edition)

Android Oreo (Go Edition) is a Lightweight Android Version Built for Budget Smartphones

If you've used a budget Android smartphone you can attest to the fact that it is probably the worst experience of Android you've ever...
Direct Pay Online

Direct Pay Online Group Acquires South Africa’s Top Online EFT Solution Provider, Setcom

The Direct Pay Online Group (DPO) Group, a payment service provider in Africa has acquired Setcom (Pty) Ltd that manages and operates SID Instant...

Samsung Begins Mass Producing 512GB UFS Storage, Probably For the Galaxy S9

One of the selling points when it comes to smartphones is the amount of internal storage that you will get. In 2017, flagship smartphones...
Kamal Mokrani, Global Vice President at InfiNet Wireless

Why Robust Wireless Solutions are a Critical Strategy for African Mobile Operators

At the moment, it is plain that Africa is experiencing heightened demand for connectivity options to see through the ever-increasing digital divide between urban...
JTL Faiba 4G

Jamii Telecom to Launch its Mobile Network ‘Faiba Mobile’ in Kenya Today

The telecommunications space in Kenya has seen some interesting times, from the days of Kencell (now Airtel) followed by the numerous ownership and brand changes to...
Joseph Ogutu - Safaricom

Safaricom Introduces “Innovative” M-Pesa Services for the Visually Impaired

Safaricom has this morning announced the coming to life of M-Pesa IVR (Interactive Voice Response) Solution that is aimed at the visually impaired. Safaricom's...
Nokia 2

Nokia 2 is the Latest Budget Smartphone to Hit the Kenyan Market

HMD Global has just announced the availability of the Nokia 2 in the Kenyan market at a Ksh.11,000 price tag. So, for that price...
Joe Mucheru - USIU

Contentious ICT Practitioners Bill, 2016 Headed Back to Kenya’s Parliament

Sometime in June last year (2016), Kenya’s parliament passed a bill called ICT Practitioners Bill, 2016 which was meant to standardize ICT Practitioners in...
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