Category Archives: Technologies

School management digital way.

Faulu Academy has the most stable and all rounded School management used and tested all by over 40,000 Schools and Colleges with over 20 million Teacher and Students. The system which is can be installed on school computer or hosted on … Continue reading

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Safaricom M-PESA Aggregator Model

M-PESA the Safaricom mobile money platform is five years old this year (2012). It provides a mobile e-wallet that is loaded with electronic money called Mpesa. Primarily Mpesa is bought at an M-PESA Agent outlet, where cash money is exchanged … Continue reading

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Google Wallet in Kenya.

Google has maintained it usual swag of venturing to anything.. They have introduced the first ever widely accepted Matatu card by the name “Beba” a term common with matatu touts in Kenya meaning “let carry”. The card use the recent talk … Continue reading

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M-Pesa agents to benefit more as tariffs change

M-Pesa agents will be the greatest beneficiaries of the Safaricom move to revise upwards its money transfer tariffs. A communication sent by Safaricom to its agents on February 28, 2012, shows that agent commissions on customer deposits have almost tripled. … Continue reading

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NFC Technology could this be the new World wide M-Pesa?

(here is a youtube video on NFC Payment)Payments using Near Field Communication (NFC) have barely gotten off the ground in the U.S. but it is headed toward a bright future, according to research firm Juniper, which forecast that NFC transactions will … Continue reading

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M-PESA can now send as low as Sh10 ($0.125 cent)

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 1- Telecommunication solutions firm Safaricom has announced a major tariff review that will enable more Kenyans in the low income segment to access its mobile money transfer service, M-PESA. In the changes that are geared towards promoting … Continue reading

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The Future of Mobile Payments [INFO]

We know that mobile payments are redefining commerce, but will our phones soon replace our wallets? PayPal seems to think so. The payments giant boldly predicts that the wallet will be dead by 2015. It’s putting its money where its mouth … Continue reading

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