Saturday, November 18, 2017

TECH BREAK: 5 critical personal safety apps to have

Whether traveling to a new city, trudging through a dangerous neighbourhood or attending a party at night personal safety is critical. While there are so...

Uber bullish on Africa despite opposition from local taxi firms

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Ride-hailing service Uber Technologies Inc. is growing rapidly in sub-Saharan Africa and considering moves into more markets, despite sometimes...

New WhatsApp feature allows users to delete sent messages

WhatsApp has rolled out a new feature that allows users to delete text messages sent out erroneously to the wrong recipient or chat group. “Deleting...

Security crisis in Ethiopia’s Oromia region badly affecting businesses

Some businesses in Ethiopia’s increasingly restive Oromia region are feeling the heat of the renewed anti-government protests. Local media portal, The Reporter Ethiopia, disclosed that...

Privacy groups warn of perils in smartwatches for kids

Smartwatches designed to help parents keep tabs on children could create privacy and security risks, activist and consumer groups said Wednesday as they called...

Producers earn top dollar from specialty tea exports

Specialty tea from the Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) earned the company as high as Sh29,973 ($291) a kilogramme at international markets in the...

Investors turn to bonds as a safe bet during election period

NAIROBI, KENYA: Foreign traders at Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) sold shares worth Sh34.2 billion in three months ended September due to heightened political uncertainty. According...

EVENTS KENYA : FOREX TRADING CONFERENCE KENYATTA UNIVERSITY

Overview Forex Trading Conference: a conference like no other in Kenya where you get an opportunity to be taught about Online Forex Trading and what it...

Person to person transfers and payments to engender a cash-lite economy

Kenya is at the forefront of the adoption of a cash-lite economy. The country now has the world’s highest mobile money penetration rate with...

August diaspora remittances post a nine per cent increase

Kenyans in the Diaspora sent home Sh17 billion in August, an increase of 9.26 per cent from July. According to data released by Central Bank...