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Top leading ICT Companies in Kenya

Top leading ICT Companies in Kenya

Kenya ranks among the leading countries in ICT developments. A lot of firms have settled in the country leading to a vibrant technology system. Below is a list of some of the top ICT companies in Kenya.   Techno Brain Techno Brain is Africa’s leading custom software application provider. Techno Brain offers innovative software solutions […]
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International Investment firm, EXANTE's co-founder Anatoliy Knyazev says investors should be buying Bitcoin not Gold. Mr Knayzev said: "The Gold rally is an indication that investors are severely concerned about the financial incentives of the global central banks and the near future of the largest economies. People are scared of inflation, so stocks, gold, and cryptocurrencies are all being driven up." "However, personally, I'd buy Bitcoin over Gold any day. For me, Gold as lots of cons and no pros, whereas Bitcoin has so many pros. Demand for Bitcoin exceeds supply. Institutional investors and funds are buying more than is mined. The typically volatile asset class has also seen a steady performance since its halving earlier in the year. Miners aren't ready to sell at lower than $6,000-8,000 and there's a reasonably strong demand for the asset at this price."

Bitcoin over Gold says Global CEO

International Investment firm, EXANTE’s co-founder Anatoliy Knyazev says investors should be buying Bitcoin not Gold.  According to Mr Knayzev, the Gold rally is an indication that investors are severely concerned about the financial incentives of the global central banks and the near future of the largest economies. “People are scared of inflation, so stocks, gold, […]
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Owning the digital journey during Covid-19 period

Jouk Pleiter is the CEO and co-founder of Backbase, a software company helping banks with their digital transformation. The current pandemic has highlighted the importance of digital solutions and will only accelerate the adoption of technology globally. As Pleiter explains, digital transformation is not so much a destination but rather a journey of continuous self-improvement […]
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Transforming East Africa’s Digital Payment Ecosystem

Mobile Technology, Partnerships and Innovation are converging to transform the Digital Payment Ecosystem in Tanzania and East Africa Technological advancement and innovation are rapidly transforming the digital payment ecosystem in Tanzania. Today, an interplay of fintech, mobile network operators and traditional financial institutions are placing customized payment solutions in the hands of everyone through tools […]
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Melissa Jantjies: Making sense out of big data through visualisation

Melissa Jantjies: Making sense out of big data through visualisation

With a proliferation of data emerging from the Covid-19 pandemic, data visualisation offers a fantastic opportunity to present all this information in an easy-to-digest format, and its applications are broad. In essence, data visualisation is a marriage between science and art. It’s the process of taking science, statistics and analytics and placing it in a […]
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