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Echo International Launches in Kenya as Echo Kenya, Sets Eyes on...

Announcing the launch, Mr. Ken Munyi, the Managing Director at Echo International Kenya said that, “As a Pan-African Group, we are excited to launch first in the Kenyan market, Kenya continues to trailblaze in the adoption and application of technology solutions through a robust IT infrastructure and a progressive entrepreneurial population. Echo Kenya heralds a fresh approach to developing ICT solutions for B2B clients through a consultative process that will leverage its own capabilities as well an ecosystem of partners organisations, leaders in their fields of specialization.”

Netflix Picks Kenya to Pilot Free Mobile Plan

The move is part of Netflix's plan to ramp up growth and revenue internationally, with new sign-ups in its home market, the United States, slowing down against the backdrop of aggressive competition from the likes of Disney+ and HBO Max.

OPPO Set To Launch 2 New Smartphone Brands in Kenya

Smartphone brand OPPO is set to unveil its latest device under the Reno Series, the Reno5 and Reno5 F, in the Kenyan market on...

How to Earn from Spotify as an Artist in Kenya

The superstars rake in millions of dollars from Spotify every year. It is estimated that Drake made $52.5 million (Ksh5.6 billion) from 21 billion streams on the platform in 2020 making him the platform's highest earner.

Telemedicine Provider HealthX Enters Kenyan Market

HealthX, a virtual medical facility has launched its services in Kenya. The healthcare provider will utilize digital platforms to provide next-generation telemedicine and telemonitoring...

Two Entrepreneurs Using Blockchain Technology To Enhance Road Safety

To boost road safety in Kenya, Safeways, a blockchain startup, has partnered with Strathmore University to use blockchain technology to reduce road accidents. Blockchain technology refers to the use of double ledger technology associated with cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin.

Safaricom, Zeraki Unveil Ksh20 Platform For High School Learners

Safaricom has partnered with Zeraki Learning to launch a digital learning platform for secondary school learners in a bid to enable them to access...

Kenya Stands Tall in Africa-wide Youth ICT Innovation Competition

An ICT initiative by Zetech University Kenya has been crowned among top entries in Africa in a continental Youth ICT Innovation Competition backed by...

4 Steps for a Successful Cloud Migration

Start by defining the purpose for migration by evaluating your requirements and use cases for cloud. Know your workload priorities: are you going to move in phases, starting with the least critical workloads? Or is a new technology or your competition making migration a matter of urgency? It’s important to know what your plan is, why you’re doing it, and how you’re going to get there.

Smart Spender: Young Entrepreneur Hopes to Rival M-Pesa App

Among the app's key features is the integration of OCR technology allowing users to scan receipts, which are then automatically logged into your expenses. Users can also input the rest of their expenses into the app, and access daily, monthly or annual reports showing them exactly how much they are spending.