Tag: Nairobi

Uber

Taxi App Companies to Pay Annual License Fees in Nairobi

The Nairobi County Assembly has approved Nairobi County Finance Bill, 2018 that will see ride-hailing firms such as Uber, Little and Taxify operating in...
uber eats kenya launched

Uber Eats Officially Launched in Nairobi

Uber Eats is here
Nairobi Traffic

Kenyan Developer Builds API to Give Road Traffic Updates Via Cameras

Chris Orwa, a Kenyan Data Scientist seems to be tired of spending endless amounts of hours stuck in Nairobi traffic. Chris, has built an...

Taxify Lowers Prices In Nairobi For A Week

Good news to those people that use Taxify regularly
Uber strike

Kenyans Paint Gloomy Picture of Kenyan Uber Drivers’ Strike

Uber came to Kenya, more accurately in Nairobi, in late January 2015 and they initiated the taxi hailing service revolution in the country. They...
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Why Attend Startup Weekend Nairobi?

In just 54 hours, you will experience the highs, lows, fun, and pressure that make up life at startups. As you learn how to...
Nairobi: A Timelapse Portrait

Kenyan Photographers Use Timelapse Photography to Showcase Nairobi in a New Light

A group of Kenyan photographers came together and decided to showcase Nairobi in a very different light. The results are amazing!
Uber promo code for Nairobi

Uber is offering a discount on rides in Nairobi this weekend.

Uber, the global taxi hailing service has been a force in recent times and has shaken the taxi industry since its formation way back...
Twitter Hello World

Twitter will be in Nairobi next month as part of their Hello World tour

Twitter announced their Hello World development tour in January which is a campaign to engage developers with the members of their Twitter Platform so...

Google seems to be testing live traffic information for Nairobi in Maps

For any person who works and lives in a city, the traffic conditions on the road is of primary importance and it can mean...
Nairobi traffic

Stuck in Nairobi Traffic? These 4 Tools Should Help you Outsmart it

A large number of us commute daily, to and from work and it is a nightmare each time, whether you drive, take a matatu...
Upgrade Your World

Upgrade Your World: Nairobi is One of 13 Cities to Participate in Windows 10 Global Launch

As July 29th draws ever closer, the anticipation of Microsoft's next operating system grows exponentially. Windows 10 will not only bring added features, but...
Kenya Facebook

Nairobi Has Most Facebook Users In Kenya; Other Towns Are A No Show

Last week, we outlined interesting numbers with regards to what Kenyan's do with their smartphone. We also reported that 88% of Kenyan use the...
Laptop Thief Nairobi

Laptop Thief on The Loose in Upmarket Nairobi, Steals in Offices

Your office could be a target of laptop and other light ICT equipment theft. This CCTV footage shows how one laptop thief came...

System Fail: Shock as Client Gets Ksh 17 million bill for Parking in Nairobi

I thought this would lighten up your Sunday. What if the system that is used to bill you everytime you park your vehicle somewhere in...
Westgate Mall Seige

Kes 27 million raised in 24hrs via Mobile money for Westgate Mall attack victims

It's been over 48 hours since Westgate Mall located in Westlands, Nairobi got hit by an attack by what has been concluded by intelligence...
Panasonic Ruggedized PCs

Panasonic showcases a wide array of B2C and B2G Products in Nairobi

Panasonic recently opened a customer experience centre named Panasonic Plaza in Westlands Nairobi. The experience centre was meant to have consumers see and feel...
JKIA was an airport

JKIA in Nairobi was an Airport, says Google

Google says that Kenya's East and Central Africa's largest and busiest Airport located in Nairobi, Kenya is a has been. This was spotted some...
Panasonic Plaza opening

Experience first, purchase informed; Panasonic’s intention as they open first Showroom in Nairobi

"Panasonic showroom concept is to first have consumers interact and experience products from Panasonic, touch and ask questions from personnel about them while retail...
Panasonic Consumer Electronics

Panasonic sets up base in Nairobi, wants a piece of your home

Takes quite enough resources to venture into a new market and serve new customers right. Some of the elements that need to be addressed...
Samsung Brand Store

How to get 10% discount on Samsung Products

Samsung has decided to make their products available to the consumer in as many distribution channels as possible. Some of these include trusted Samsung...
Blackberry Jam Nairobi

Blackberry Jam Tour Nairobi Highlights

Blackberry Jam Nairobi is happening today at the Nailab. This is a developers'event geared towards exposing developers to the various tools they have been...
Twitter Trends

Twitter adds Kenya among 160 new locations in trends

Twitter a few hours ago introduced 160 new Trend locations. Twitter does pledge to bring trends to more locations, and it does that oh...

Intel Partners with iHub to boost the developer ecosystem in Kenya

Intel and iHub have today held a press event where they announced a partnership between the two to grow and nurture the developer ecosystem...
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Third Mobile Web East Africa Conference coming to Nairobi

Mobile Web East Africa is back, with a bang. This is one interactive event that hosts players in the mobile ecosystem in Africa, hosted...
Tecno N3

Tecno N3 goes to a shoot [Gallery]

Tecno N3, an Android 2.3 Gingerbread smartphone for the entry level was launched last year towards the end in Nairobi. This is a first...
Blackberry Jam Nairobi

Coming Soon! Blackberry Jam Session Kenya

Blackberry 10 will be launching in January next year, the applications ecosystem maketh the smartphone. Kenyan devs have the chance to be there when...
Wazi Wi-Fi

Google and Wananchi want you to see the convenience that is Wazi Wi-Fi

Only 6% of Kenya National internet capacity of 8400G(8.4Tbps) is in use, that's around 574G, and this goes to show we are really underutilising...

Safaricom and Huawei release subsidized Ascend Y100 into the Wild

Huawei, still snatching up millions of consumers in low end smart phones have come up with an improvement to last years model of the...

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