Kenya Data Networks
KDN’s Bandwidth Wagon and KCB’s Mobile Wallet.
The last couple of weeks have been quite busy with travel and work so I’ve literally had no time to blog (shame!). On the travel side, I was in South Africa’s Johannesburg City last week for the inaugural Mobile Web Africa Conference which was a real eye opener for me
Internet Everywhere 3G+ and KDN price drop.
Clearly, the bandwidth wars are with us since SEACOM went live a couple of weeks ago. Last week Orange Kenya launched its Internet Everywhere 3G+ for a set-up fee of approximately Kes. 4,000.00, including 25 megabytes (only?) of free data. This pricing is approximately the same for Safaricom’s 3G modem
Kenyan Internet portal race is already out of the blocks.
Its becoming increasingly apparent that the soon to be operational high speed undersea data cables that will connect Kenya to the rest of the world are fueling the emergence of local Internet portals. These developments are an obvious move to capitalize on the fact that Kenya currently has very limited