A Time To Sow

Have a look at the graph above. Go ahead, you can click on it to make it bigger. As you can see, the internet usage rate in Kenya is growing rapidly, especially when compared to other countries which are slowing down. In those countries, the internet is already mainstream meaning that a lot of people […]

The Cesspit That is Kenyan “Job Sites”

So, recently, a friend of mine who had struggled for a long time looking for an employee, decided to send the job details to one of the many Kenyan job sites out there. They had a notice on their homepage that if you sent job details to them via email, they would post the job […]

Making Money – Knowing When to Quit

An old nugget from doshdosh.com: Making money anywhere involves understanding the value of your business, idea or website. Are they profitable or are you attempting the impossible by trying to squeeze blood from a stone? We all have many ideas on what types of money making websites to set up and we often execute these […]

How To Make Money From Nothing But Numbers!

This is a free online course about Cryptography. In the video below, the course instructor mentions that he will teach you how to use cryptography to “make money from nothing but numbers”! Sounds great, ama? Cryptography means “secret writing”. It is the practice and study of techniques for secure communication in the presence of third […]

Disrupting The Kenyan Movies Industry

I just read a very well written and thought-provoking article on how piracy affects the Kenyan movie industry: Secrets About Piracy Revealed By Jitu Films Director. It seems that a very interesting problem plagues our industry: Piracy is apparently illegal in Kenya. However, all those “DVD for 50 bob” shops in town sell nothing but […]