Gravity Ltd now launches its emergency response app – UPESY

Gravity Limited, a leading IT solutions company in Nairobi, Kenya this week launched its UPESY App. The app allows citizens – in need of an emergency response – to raise an alarm to a ‘safety-net’ of friends (Pre-registered persons by user) and/or a Professional Premium Service Providers. The App covers 4 major areas of emergency […]

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Fero Mobile Unveils Iris Scanner Smartphone

https://www.facebook.com/oloo.esqr Nairobi Kenya, Tues. February 28, 2017 – Leading Mobile brand Fero has today unveiled its latest smartphone device Fero Iris in the Kenyan market Fero Iris comes with a unique security feature that allows users to unlock their screens using their eyes(#UnlockYourPhoneWithYourEyes). The device comes with a 5-inch HD display with a 1GB RAM, […]

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Visa rolls out mVisa in Kenya to disrupt Mobile Payments

In an effort to facilitate wireless payments in Kenya, Visa, Inc. V, a leader in global payments, has introduced the mobile-phone application called mVisa. This app has been introduced to enable Kenyans to make wireless payments through their hand held. To date, the lion’s share of wireless payments are made by Kenya’s largest telecommunication company […]

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After Temporarily Block, WhatsApp Back Online in Brazil

A woman checks her cell phone at a coffee shop in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015. Communicating became more complicated for some 100 million Brazilians on Thursday when a state judge order the popular messaging service WhatsApp blocked for 48 hours. The reason for the order was murky because it arose from criminal […]

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Break Poverty Hackathon – Tools to use

Tools for Building, Tips for Pitching There are thousands of ways you can get started to build for Poverty Hackathons. This page is here to help you navigate through some of the tools and resources out there to build meaningful apps. We also have a few reads for you to really refine your pitch at […]

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