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Below is a link to a BBC video and article in which I was interviewed to talk about Sendy, a fast growing on-demand logistics business in Kenya:  

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I just got off the phone with a source who confirmed that although Easy Taxi is closing shop in Kenya at the end of May 2016, they have been acquired and will be rebranded to Little Cabs from the 1st June 2016. As of this writing, Easy Taxi has over 3,000

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The presentation below is a concise collection of 60 things that I think every startup entrepreneur needs to know based on my over 15 years experience working in a good number of technology startups in Kenya and beyond. This is the sort of stuff that I wished someone would have

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Its been a good number of years since I last did a review of a Samsung smartphone. Indeed, for the longest time, I really had no idea how good or bad they were but what I did know is that the rise of affordable and high quality mobile brands like

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Press Release Dotsavvy Limited (Dotsavvy), Kenya’s first Digital Business Agency is set to launch SavvyRide, a free on-demand taxi mobile app and service supported though advertising Nairobi, 1st April 2016 – Kenya’s on-demand digital services space is set to experience the arrival of SavvyRide, a new and free on-demand taxi

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Press Release Mobile-based financial services company Branch has raised a Series A equity funding round of $9.6 million, as it positions itself for further growth and expansion into new markets. The funding will allow for the scaling of its operations, hiring talent in Kenya as well as expansion across East

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Below is a video of a session titled ‘Public Wifi, Now What?’ that I moderated at the just concluded Connected Summit 2016 that I attended last week in Diani, Mombasa. The panelists for the same were as follows: Alex Wong – Co-Head Future of the Internet Initiative / Head, Global

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I just received a press release that Uber is finally launching in Mombasa today as its second city in Kenya. Uber has been operating more or less exclusively in Nairobi and its environs for the past year or so making this a much needed move to expand their market presence

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I had meant to do this blog post yesterday but a packed day at Connected Summit 2016 made it impossible. However, it was impressive to see that Kenya’s Ministry of Information, Communications and Technology, and by extension the Kenya ICT Authority chose to use the event to unveil the much

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The following is a video interview I had with CCTV’s Robert Nagila yesterday that aired last night on the underlying reasons behind Kenya’s rapidly growing Internet uptake:

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