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How Tech Firms Can Reverse Talent Drain in Rural Communities

By Andrew Bourne, Regional Manager, Africa, Zoho Corporation For decades, companies, especially tech providers, have followed a certain operational pattern. They start out in a...

Samsung Named No.1 Global TV Manufacturer for 15 Consecutive Years

Locally the electronics manufacturer also noted an increase in the purchase of TVs especially at the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020 with more Kenyans choosing to upgrade their TV sets from normal digital TV’s to smart TV’s, to bigger TVs and many other options that are available in the market.

Sokowatch: Innovating to Support Shop-Owners Amid P******c, Digital Service Tax

Sokowatch allows informal retailers to stock up their stores by ordering products via SMS, voice call, or mobile app with free same-day delivery, and also offers them customised lines of credit. Working at the intersection of eCommerce and informal retail, few companies have had a better view of shifting landscapes in business locally in the past year.

IBM Cloud Satellite Makes Services Available for Any Environment

As workloads shift to the edge, IBM Cloud Satellite will help clients deliver low latency, while still enabling them to have the same levels of security, data privacy, interoperability and open standards found in hybrid cloud environments. 

Drones: KCAA Set to Effect New Licensing Charges [Full Price List]

KCAA also encouraged individuals or entities that have already imported UAS to apply for registration and approval to lawfully engage in safe and  secure drone operations.

10 Phones Compatible With Safaricom’s New eSIM & How to Activate...

Importantly, e-Sims are eco-friendly and reduce waste. An e-Sim also allows you to have more than one phone number (SIMs) on a device. It means you have to worry less about losing or damaging your SIM card as it is tied to the device itself.

Why a Business Needs a Solid Web Design

A website will empower you to hit a bigger market to promote your products. The nature of the site will influence buying choices and trade.

Liquid Telecom Rebrands, Changes Name to Liquid Intelligent Technologies

The firm boasts an extensive digital infrastructure network in Africa spanning over 73,000 kilometres. It has been aggressively expanding into new territories including Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

5 Network Management Mistakes Smart Businesses Should Avoid

As organisations race to accelerate their digital transformation ahead of competitors, modern business networks increase in scale and complexity. And the more complex they become, the more difficult it is to optimise and manage them manually. Not to mention how costly and labour intensive this exercise is. 

Spotify is Finally Coming to Kenya, Here’s What You Can Expect

Many Kenyans already use Spotify, but are forced to sneakily do so using VPNs as the service is not available in the region. The firm has in recent years faced harsh criticism from African artists, fans and lobby groups for distributing African music while the service remains inaccessible on the continent, and news of the expansion will no doubt be music to their ears.