TOS

The Other Stuff aka TOS features posts that advance certain conversations. These conversations could be centred around products and services we use, opinions or, simply, narrations of our experiences in the online space.

5 tech trends to look out for at IFA 2019

As the year wears on, we will finally get to see a lot of the new tech products announced…

5 things you can do to take advantage of Safaricom’s “Asante Data” promotion

By now you’ve probably already heard the news. If you haven’t here’s the thing: on Sunday, 25th November, Safaricom…

Here’s where you can buy the Huawei Y9 2019 in Kenya

Huawei’s latest smartphone in the Kenyan market, the Huawei Y9 2019, is available for purchase across the country starting…

Safaricom’s ‘Maisha Ni M-PESA Tu’ promotion: How it works

You heard? 32-year-old Gikomba market metal artisan James Waweru won an apartment in the ongoing Maisha Ni M-PESA Tu…

Safaricom’s ‘Maisha Ni M-PESA Tu’ promotion: What you need to know

Towards the end of June, Safaricom unveiled a new loyalty reward promotion targeted at its 28.6 million M-PESA customers…

Insights from Jumia’s fourth mobile industry white paper

Every year, just before the start of its early-year Mobile Week, e-commerce platform Jumia Kenya releases a white paper…

Why you might want to consider switching to Safaricom’s FLEX bundles

1. Convenience We have had this conversation before. Being able to rest easy in the knowledge that there’s not much…

Safaricom FLEX bundle plans

By dialing *100# and *200# for pre-paid and post-paid subscribers respectively, Safaricom subscribers are able to enter a new…

Safaricom FLEX bundles: What you need to know

FLEX is a Safaricom product that has been around for almost a year now. When it launched in April…

A decade of mobile money in Kenya has ended up fueling e-commerce and other conveniences

Of the Android apps on my devices that trace their origin in Kenya or are developed by Kenyans, almost…