It has been confirmed by a senior source from Nokia Middle East and Africa office. The much touted Nokia N8 is coming to Kenya by 20th October which is Wednesday next week. The first batch of the devices left the factories in Finland and China 11 days ago. Nokia N8 is a Symbian^3 smartphone. Nokia N8 has a 3.5-inch, 640×360 pixel capacitive touchscreen,.
There are millions of websites and blogs across Africa. This content transforms the web for the benefit of users. Google AdSense helps content publishers grow their online business by helping them with monetization. AdSense is a programme that enables publishers to display relevant ads on their websites and earn revenue. It’s free to use, quick to set.
Vodacom SA has this week launched the VF 247 low-cost solar-powered cellphone, developed by ZTE through Vodafone to enable users to charge it using the Solar energy. The phone The VF 247 , launched in UK in July, has an solar panel intergrated in the body with built-in Sun Boost software which makes the phone to charge without having it in direct sunlight.
Orange Kenya, and Equity Bank have today launched an initiative that aims to avail One Million Computers to university students. The partnership Equity Bank was signed by the Orange CEO Mickael Ghossein and Dr. James Mwangi the Equity Bank CEO in Nairobi. The move will see Orange sell internet-enabled phones and computers within Equity Bank branches countrywide,.
Business management software giant SAP, throughi its University Alliances program and the SAP® Education organization have teamed up with the University of Duisburg-Essen in Germany to developed a program to extend an ancillary course in the enterprise resource planning application, SAP® ERP, to students in emerging market countries in Europe, the Middle.
Zain Kenya is set to start rebranding this month after being acquired by Bharti Airtel of India. This might be the most expensive rebranding innitiative by the firm considering that in 2004 the firm spent $30 Million to rebrand from Kencell to Celtel and four years later in 2008, the company spent $40 to rebrand from Celtel to Zain. The new owners, Bharti.
When Safaricom CEO, MJ, recently and in the past said that the company “will not engage in any war in the telecomms market”, we knew that he wasnt actually sure what was coming his way. You know he was coming out as aloof, arrogant and just not a friend of the consumer but literally a blood sucker. We have heard stories on how we were suppose.
Sarova Hotels, Resorts & Game Lodges will now offer guests the option of settling or paying their bills through the M-PESA service after signing an agreement with Safaricom today which was preceeded by a month long pilot project. The M-PESA service will see clients settle their bills incurred through services and goods offered or to be offered. This.
Orange is upping the game and war in the telecomms sector in Kenya. It is offering its customers data rates lower than you have ever thought of. The average data rates have been around Ksh 7 per MB but now Orange has gone down to Ksh 1. Yaani one bob per MB. Thats a milestone. The intergrated services provider says thats the new mobile internet tariff targets.
All cell phones stolen or lost or even damaged in Tanzania will be blacklisted after the implementation of the Electronic and Postal Communication Act (EPOCA) passed and assented-to this year by Jakaya Kikwete. “The Country is finalising the setting up of the regulations that will go with this law that will ensure that the phones are blacklisted.
Google’s daily incorporation of Kenyans and also taking of the market seriously is just increasing. It has today launched Gmail-to-SMS service which they say is Kenya’s first PC chat to cell text service, which will allow Gmail users in the country to send and receive chat messages – for free – as text messages. The service is in partnership.
Regional Media houses have been tipped by KAS (Konrad Adenauer Stiftung) incorporate bloggers and new media practitioners in newsrooms . The Director of the well known German Political Foundation- Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) Sub-Sahara Africa Media Programme, Mr Frank Windeck said this in Dar es Salaam on Monday. He noted that there was an increase.
It has been long coming. We have been waiting for the time Google would make it easy for me to know which Android phone is out there. Every week you hear of a launch of an Android product. Now Google just made the gallery of the available phones live. You can now select many phones and get to compare them side by side. You can also sort the phones by features,.
AccessKenya has deployed a number of CCTV cameras in Nairobi city to monitor traffic. I just dont know how ethical or legal this is in kenya but we know that Kenya police has anumber of CCTV Cameras in strategic locations to monitor crimes. KDN was the first to deploy such cameras and we have had many media houses using the feeds to send traffic updates. We.