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The case for internet cost reduction.

December 23, 2009


Only eight out of every 100 Kenyans have access to the Internet according to an assessment carried out and published in this year’s International Telecommunications Union’s parity index. Ranked at position 116 out of 156, this has hardly changed year-on-year. This despite the much celebrated landing of the fiber optic cable at the Kenyan coast. […]

Yu Cash – another jewel in the mobile commerce platform

December 20, 2009


Touted as “The next generation of mobile money transfer“, Yu in partnership with Obopay introduced its mobile payment solution dubbed “Yu Cash” with a promise to transform the way people and small businesses transact. The standard offerings – deposits, money transfer, cash withdrawal, prepaid Top-Up, Balance Inquiry are included. Yu tries to differentiate itself from […]