Google supports Africa interconnection efforts

Google has partnered with the Internet Society to develop and improve Internet Exchange Point (IXP) activities in emerging markets. Google, through its philanthropic arm- – has provided a grant that is expected to amplify ISOC’sprevious efforts in emerging markets such as Africa…

Africa, Kenya

Kenya ICT Masterplan to be launched tomorrow

The Kenya ICT Board is set to launh Kenya’s four year ICT master plan. It projects that by 2017: Every citizen, resident, home and institution will be connected through a countrywide robust, accessible and affordable ICT infrastructure. Kenya will become…

Africa, Kenya

Kenya Triumphs in Ericsson’s Competition

Ericsson has finally announced winners of the Apps for African City Life Competition. The first prize goes to Team Shinsekai from Senegal while Kenya grabbed the second and third positions respectively. The ‘Apps for African City Life competition is part…

Africa, Kenya

Google launches Kenya election hub

Google has launched the Kenya Elections Hub, a portal where voters, journalists and campaigns can easily track news, trends information related to the elections.  This comes when the Kenya technology is at the heart of elections. The Internet is transforming…