Kenyan Women Create Their Own ‘Geek Culture’

Oguya started spending some Saturday mornings with Colaco and other women, snipping code and poring through hacker cookbooks. These informal gatherings became the Akirachix. Oguya graduated and turned her mobile phone idea into a company called M-Farm. At 25 years old, she now has a staff of 18. And 7,000 African farmers use her app. …

Africa in Flux: How Urbanization and Digital Technology are Changing a Continent

Rapid urbanization and mobile phones are converging to drive major changes in Africa. With the continent poised to become primarily urban and with mobile penetration passing 80 percent in many countries, Africans are now consuming their media primarily via their phones Read More Subscribe to Blog via Email Enter your email address to subscribe to …

Thirst tweaking mobile news app amid new Twitter guidelines, still worth a look

Plenty of social and news apps will have to adjust their product based on Twitter’s much-publicized API adjustments this summer, and Thirst Lab’s social reader product is no different. But the app is still worth downloading and checking out, as it presents some nice features that will likely carry over into future versions. Read More …

Web Designs Online Offering Affordable Web Hosting and Domain Names

Web Designs Online offers cheap web hosting, cheap domain names and affordable SEOservices that people can count on. The affordable SEO services are extremely powerful and will help individuals increase their visibility on the search engine. Read More Subscribe to Blog via Email Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications …