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Uber Kenya to Introduce Low Cost Product service

Uber Kenya to Introduce Low Cost Product service

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Uber currently has only one category of product in the Kenyan market, UberX , a private car service that is the basic product in most markets. After several price wars in Kenya ,  it’s now cheaper to ride with Little with the Basic option and the impact must have been felt. The price wars sometime back had Uber and Little battling to see who could give the lowest rates to riders. And it was going well till Uber drivers went on strike demanding a review of the fares.  Shortly after, the company yielded & increased their prices. This left Little swinging as the winner in the market. Uber has now announced that they are introducing a new product and with it comes new car types allowed onto the system. They are encouraging the small and old cars they had rejected earlier (Hatchbacks an
Microsoft’s cloud business is growing almost twice as fast as Amazon’s

Microsoft’s cloud business is growing almost twice as fast as Amazon’s

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Amazon still owns the cloud. However, the moneymaking machines at the core of Amazon, Microsoft and Alphabet, the parent company of Google, are notably different. But the respective kings of online retailing, software and internet search should all credit a relatively new line of business for lifting their financial results. The three tech giants said cloud computing — through which they rent computing services and online access to software hosted in their data centers — was growing faster than their larger, older businesses. Amazon Web Services is the clear leader and the only one of the three companies that provide a clean number for its cloud infrastructure business. Amazon said AWS revenue surged 43 percent in the quarter to $3.66 billion. Multiply that by four, and you get an
LinkedIn Gains 100 million Users In 18 Months

LinkedIn Gains 100 million Users In 18 Months

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LinkedIn is one of the older social media platforms surving changes in technology, a tough demographic and a number of challenges along the way. They stand today as a public company going stronger than ever with a firm grip business proffesional social networking market. On October of 2015, they announced that they had surpassed the 400 million active user mark and after that, the company went silent about its active user mark, until now. The Microsoft owned company has now revealed that they have ‘crossed an important and exciting milestone’ which is they have finally crossed the 500 million active users mark. It has taken them 18 months to reach this crucial milestone unlike other apps like Messenger which gain hundreds of millions of users in like 4 months. According to the com
Cloud Hosting is gaining popularity in most companies

Cloud Hosting is gaining popularity in most companies

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Cloud  technology is here to stay and it is the future technology.For most firms, web hosting is the core of the business. The wrong kind of hosting or an unreliable host will mean less people will be able to see the firm's site. With so many different requirements from different types of sites, you would think that different types of hosting would be appropriate in different cases. The advent of cloud Hosting has meant that in almost all situations, regardless of a site’s complexity, traffic or scale, cloud computing is the best and also most cost effective option. Some reports claim that nearly 90% of organizations have moved their data to the cloud and many are willing to invest in the solution. There are a lot more benefits of cloud solution for enterprises. Here is why. Runs on exi
Technology is changing the face of luxury real estate

Technology is changing the face of luxury real estate

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Technology is changing the way Realtors and photographers showcase luxury residential real estate properties, with cinematic videos beginning to replace virtual tours. According to a Cytonn Report, Nairobi was ranked the most dynamic city in Africa and 10th  in the world, by JLL City Momentum Index 2017 due to innovation and technology adoption and it has attracted international investors creating demand for office space. Currently, to adapt in the real estate industry as technology modernizes, people have to set mobile as a Priority. The mobile technology is advancing quickly. It has become an essential part of every business and personal communication. Additionally, it’s also expanding beyond communication and a near replacement for the computer. Many brokers and teams are makin