3 reasons why Silicon Semenya (Kenya) will NEVER match Silicon Valley (US)

Jul 08, 2013 27 Comments by

It is ok. Really. It is. We will all be fine. Ofcourse, ‘fine’, in this case means being able to afford rent, fuel your car, buy a few drinks at some lounge and buy a new phone every ┬ámonth or so. We are fine. But when the meaning of ‘fine’ changes to being “world-beaters”, being […]

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What’s wrong with being employed?

Jun 25, 2013 2 Comments by

This is a question that I was asked by Bwana RT, the one and only @roomthinker , after I tweeted : “For everyone developing m-Vitus (as the armchair employed naysayers call them), keep up. Never ever give up your dream #pivoteast @PivotEast” I tweeted that, then took a 4-hour code-hibernation. Did some code and then […]

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A brief history of the #SupremeKOT Bigwigiology -> #KOT

Jun 14, 2013 3 Comments by

OK. Salim anaongea. Nyamaza! It all started in 2008. Twitter started getting used in KE. 2 years after it’s launch, twitter was slowly gaining popularity. It was quickly becoming the in-thing, and the alternative for Biz and Techie types that hated the clutter and whining on #MKZ. Short. Fast and convenient. Twitter, or twirra, was […]

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The inspiration that is @MikeMachariaSST of @sevenseastech

Jun 08, 2013 1 Comment

As you all know, I have lost complete faith in all these ICT incubation and initiatives. Nowadays, I get more enlightenment watching a banana ripen than go to launches, events and lectures. So, it took some self-convincing to go attend the #SSTCampusLaunch. Also, a kind email from Bwana Mike┬ádemanding my attendance was golden.   Ofcourse, […]

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