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How Safaricom Uses Cybersecurity, IoT and The Cloud to Empower Businesses

Telco Safaricom is known across the world, but most of us are aware about a few of its products: carrier services (voice, SMS and...

Automated Factories Shape the Future of Manufacturing Despite Barriers

What makes or breaks the application of modern technologies in manufacturing? The past years have seen many improvements in multiple facets of manufacturing, and...
MTN Managed Services

IOT, 5G and the Need for Everything as a Service

Internet of Things (IOT) and 5G present a good opportunity for organizations to leverage managed services (everything as a service) to increase efficiency.

Liquid Telecom Records an Impressive 158 Base Stations in Kenya, Connects 41 Counties with Fibre

Liquid Telecom has been offering its communication services in Kenya and other parts of the continent for an extended period now. The company, which...
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Safaricom Pushes the Internet of Things Agenda with Smart Coolers for Kenya Breweries

Safaricom’s innovation arm has always tried to solve a lot of local issues, and has, for the most part, met that goal. A new...
Internet of Things

Challenges that IoT Devices Will Face in the Future

As more and more data continues to be uploaded and stored, the sheer size of the IoT is set to cause numerous challenges
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Kenya’s Communications Authority (CA) to Scrutinize IoT Devices Before Sale

The benefits of the Internet of Things (IoT) are immense as far as the simplification of life aspects is concerned. The technology has, in...

SUB2 is Safaricom’s Smartwatch Fitness Tool for Marathoners that Target to Break Existing Records

With the popularity of Internet of Things (IoT) across the globe, local mobile telecoms provider Safaricom has been involved in activities that develop and...

Are You a Dog Lover? Here’s a Highly Priced Robot Dog Alternative

The most amazing thing about tech is that there are virtually no limits to what you can do with it. We have seen the...

Rwanda’s Akagera National Park Uses a Smart Park System to Keep Poachers at Bay

Poaching is a serious problem in African parks. According to World Wildlife Fund (WWF), the Elephant population in Africa has dropped from 5 million in the...
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Israeli Startup OutSense Will Scan Your Poop to Keep You Healthier

Using technology to solve everyday challenges could be considered the epitome of humanity. However, I am sure you did not see poop analysis coming,...

CES 2017: IoT Devices Picks

While the curtains have closed for CES 2017 , brilliant innovations have left tongues wagging. Another notable development is the continued release of IoT(Internet...

How to Make Tea the Smart Way in 2016

Welcome to the future.

Bluetooth 5 Will Bring Faster Transfer Speeds and Longer Range

Bluetooth, the prevalent technology that lets you share files between devices and stream music from your speakers as well as find your way around...
Internet of things

Internet of things: Key Points that need Addressing

Fantastic times lie ahead in the tech age. And this is in the form of the internet of things(IOT). Basically, the internet of things...

GITEX Technology Week Day 2: The Internet of Things is No Longer the Future, it is the Present

The Internet of Things or IoT as it is fondly abbreviated, is the 2015 buzzword. Simply put, the Internet of Things is your everyday...

Project Brillo is Google’s platform for the Internet of Things

In the days running up to Google I/O 2015, rumours emerged that Google would be looking to tap into the Internet of Things with...

Google reportedly developing new software for the Internet of Things

Will it be a fork of Android? Will it even be Android or some variation of sorts? We have absolutely no idea. All that...

Huawei bets on the Internet of Things with new platform, LiteOS

Huawei has announced a new platform that it expects will power the Internet of Things devices. Huawei predicts that there will be over 100...
Smart Home

Adoption of Smart Home Appliances Expected to Grow into 2017

The install base of connected appliances is expected to pass the 10 million mark by 2017. Currently smart home devices stand at 4 million...

How Internet of Things Could Pose Security Threats to Data Centers

Data centers handle a lot of traffic as the demand for internet services continues to grow. Emerging trends however promise that the capacity offered...

Up to $300,000 For Grabs from Cisco’s IoT Security Grand Challenge

IoT (Internet of Things) is viewed as one of the trends which changes how devices will be used in every lives. Cisco is launching...

Cisco Introduces IOx, Networking OS for Internet of Things

IOx combines elements of Linux OS and Cisco IOS creating a platform for the creation and running of IoT applications on Cisco industrial networked...

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