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[26 Apr 2013 | 2 Comments | ]
Revision of courses for KCSE 2012 candidates;Joint Admissions Board (JAB);  Online revision of university choices KCSE 2012 candidates

Procedure for revising Degree Choices for KCSE 2012 candidates
<<Update 1>>
The reliable information we have from Joint Admissions Board (JAB) is that KCSE 2012 candidates will revise their degree choices some date in the month of May 2013. The specific date has not been set yet. We are following closely on this and we shall let you know as soon as the exact dates are released by JAB
<<Update 2>>
The revision dates are out. They are:
Monday May 20, to Friday May 31, 2012
<<Update 3>>
The following information is now available from JAB’s website …

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[4 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]
How to know what Kenyans have been searching for on the internet in the last 30 days from today courtesy of Google

The information relayed below is live from Google Trends and automatically updates over time depending on what people are searching for online.
In case you get difficulties viewing these results on Mozilla Firefox, try Internet Explorer.

You will get the same results here:

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[23 Nov 2011 | 2 Comments | ]

All KCPE and KCSE candidate can now collect their certificates from their former schools. Kenya National Examination Council has also advised that students MUST confirm the correctness of the details on the certificates. In case of any errors e,g in name, Index Number, School, grades e.t.c. the candidates must ensure that they alert KNEC before 31st January 2012.
All certificates bear the photograph of the candidate for KCSE 2010 candidates for those who submitted their photos as required. For those who did not submit their photos as required, their certificates have …

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[19 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]
How to pay Virgin Atlantic air ticket by M-PESA

Clients of Virgin Atlantic can now pay for their air fare using M-PESA! Here is how to pay for your Virgin Atlantic air ticket using M-PESA:

On your Safaricom mobile phone, go to M-PESA menu and select ‘Pay Bill’
Enter business number 672672
Enter the account number as the 6-digit booking reference number that comes on every ticket.
Enter your PIN and confirm the transaction
Only normal M-PESA charges apply for this transaction, Virgin Atlantic will not charge customers for using this service

The M-PESA is an additional means of paying for Virgin Atlantic air ticket. …

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[12 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]
How to connect Safaricom Webbox; Safaricom Internet on your TV

The Safaricom Webbox is a device that allows you to access the Internet on your TV. It comes in the form of a keyboard which has an inbuilt modem and a SIM Card. The Safaricom Webbox connects to your TV and provides services which include Internet browsing, SMS, and e-mail messaging. Other services include FM radio and an online photo album, as well as games, video players, and music players.
What you can do with a Safaricom Webbox

Browse all your favourite websites.
Set up e-mail accounts and
Upload photos, update your Facebook status, …

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[13 Sep 2011 | No Comment | ]
Your ICT idea could win you a prize at the Orange Africa Social Venture Prize

The deadline for submitting projects for the Orange African Social Venture Prize has now been extended to 30 September.
The Orange African Social Venture Prize, which was launched in June 2011, will be part of the prestigious AfricaCom Awards. In this context, the prize-giving will take place in Cape Town, South Africa, on November, 9th.
Through the establishment of this Award, Orange is actively supporting dynamic, young entrepreneurs and start-ups across its footprint in Africa. The prize aims to offer support to entrepreneurs who have innovative ideas for promoting social development …

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[11 Sep 2011 | No Comment | ]
NOKIA developer scholarships; S40 Web Training

Nokia is awarding 20 scholarships for 6-week full day training starting October 3rd 2011.
The S40 web training will help developers achieve the following

Target Web content and Web sites at the next billion
Transform web assets into powerful mobile applications.
Develop using standard web technologies.

Eligible applicants should meet the following requirements:

Computer Science degree or IT related diploma
Well conversant with standard web technologies
Available for a 6 week full day training (Classes from Monday to Friday – no evening classes)

Application deadline: September 16th 2011
To apply log on to http://www.developer.nokia.com/Webapps_Training

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[2 Aug 2011 | One Comment | ]
How to connect to the Internet Using Wazi WiFi in Nairobi

What is Wazi WiFi?
Wazi WiFi is an initiative to explore business models that can sustain high speed, low cost WiFi in emerging markets. Wazi is a collaboration between Google, Wananchi Group (K) Ltd. and other local businesses. It lets users surf the internet with their devices within the areas specifically selected (The Junction Area  - Nairobi for now)
The network offers 10 minutes free access and paid daily or monthly subscriptions.
How to connect to Wazi WiFi:
Simply connect to the SSID “Wazi” and select your free or paid plan; payment is taken …

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[22 Dec 2010 | No Comment | ]
Do you have a domain name?

A domain name is your www address. A domain name allows you to have a professional presence on the Internet. It makes you look like one of the “big” players. You don’t have to have a Company name to be on the net. Individuals can also own a personalised domain name. e.g www.alihassan.com
There are several reasons why you need to …