Ken on 16th Jan

World track champion Usain Bolt, will be the face of Virgin Media latest advertisement promoting the fastest internet broadband connection in the UK, at 120 mbps. ( Safaricom speed is 21mbps, on paper, but you will be very very lucky to reach a quarter of that). The ad, directed by director of comedy movie, Horrible Bosses Seth Gordon started airing...

Ken on 14th Jan

Rumour has it that SK Macharia has gone shopping for a chopper. The media mogul is reported by Jackal News to have departed for the United states on Monday together with part of his family to identify the perfect helicopter for his media empire. Some months ago the star newspaper, on its corridors segment had reported that one media station was planning...

Ken on 03rd Jan

Reverse calling is here with us courtesy of yuMobile. The service which entails the receiver of the call footing the bill, was introduced today first and exclusively by the same network offering free Facebook browsing. The service, code name Pay4me-6565 allows people with little or no credit to request the receiver of a call to pay for the talk time....

Ken on 02nd Jan

The popularity of Facebook has motivated many products and many don’t know that there is a Facebook phone. With this phone, you are required to log in to your Facebook account every time you switch on. It is manufactured by Alcatel, for Vodafone and its affiliates among them Safaricom and now, Safaricom has introduced it in Kenya for only sh...

Ken on 30th Dec

Deacons Kenya has expanded its presence in the region by opening two outlets namely Mr Price and Mr Price Home brands in Kigali, Rwanda. They are located at the ultra modern Kigali City Towers which also houses a Nakumatt branch. The investment came at a cost of sh 120 million, about $1.5million. Rwanda has over the past few years experienced great...

Ken on 29th Dec

What do you do when you are the world’s best paid footballer? You don’t have to answer that.. Samuel Eto’o has just launched a mobile network in his native country of Cameroon. Set’Mobile was launched in the capital Douala and becomes the third mobile network in Cameroon after MTN and Orange. Ironically, prior to launching Set’Mobile,...

Ken on 16th Dec

The secret recipe of Coca Cola, that has been under lock and key in a bank vault in Atlanta since1925, is finally in the open. The priceless list of ingredients was carefully moved to a new vault that is now on display at the World of Coca-Cola Museum in downtown Atlanta. Visitors will be able to see the vault and just that. The vault can only be...

Ken on 16th Dec

The secret recipe of Coca Cola, that has been under lock and key in a bank vault in Atlanta since1925, is finally in the open. The priceless list of ingredients was carefully moved to a new vault that is now on display at the World of Coca-Cola Museum in downtown Atlanta. Visitors will be able to see the vault and just that. The vault can only be...

Ken on 15th Dec

Social networking service, Tagged announced that it had acquired Hi5 for an undisclosed fee. Hi5 was at one time only second to Facebook and Myspace in terms of popularity but things started to turn around for it and it never recovered. Last year it announced massive lay offs. Tagged on the other hand has been on an upward trend increasing its work...

Ken on 15th Dec

Social networking service, Tagged announced that it had acquired Hi5 for an undisclosed fee. Hi5 was at one time only second to Facebook and Myspace in terms of popularity but things started to turn around for it and it never recovered. Last year it announced massive lay offs. Tagged on the other hand has been on an upward trend increasing its work...