Knowledge Base

Helping you understand technology, bit by bit.

Safaricom’s Fuliza: What it is and why it may come in handy someday

Kufuliza is a long-running joke on Kenya’s social media space. Fuliza, a product of Safaricom that is tied to its…

7 tips and tricks you need to get the most out of Jumia Black Friday 2018

It’s now becoming a habit that every year, Jumia Kenya holds a heavily discounted shopping spree to mark the…

New Safaricom Home Fibre rates effective October 18th, 2018

Safaricom has announced an increase in costs for its various products: voice, SMS and data. This is in line with…

This is the official Xiaomi Kenya shop on Jumia

For quite some time, Avechi Kenya was the go-to online retailer for those who wanted to buy a

Staying safe: Avoiding SIM and M-Pesa fraud

Staying safe online is quite a challenge to many and it will continue being so. After all, the online…

Getting started with Safaricom’s voice biometrics system, Jitambulishe

Safaricom has a pretty efficient customer service team in place that can be reached through various avenues. Social media,…

This is what you need to know about streaming the 2018 FIFA World Cup on your smartphone using Safaricom’s Giga Football Pass bundles

The 2018 FIFA World Cup starts today, Thursday, June 14th, in Russia and obviously, we can’t wait to see…

Android One and Android Go: What they are and why they matter

For the Kenyan smartphone buyer, Android One and Android Go are terms they will likely be hearing a lot…

Simplified: Project Treble, what it is and why it matters

Background If you are a regular reader of the pieces I pen on here and, maybe, elsewhere, then you are…

Android P beta announced at Google I/O 2018: Here’s what you need to know about it

The second developer preview of Android P, the upcoming version of Google’s mobile operating system, was announced last evening…