You may soon be able to message FB, Instagram users from WhatsApp

Facebook reportedly wants to make it possible for Instagram, Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp users to message each other. Plans are afoot to integrate the messaging capabilities of Facebook’s popular social media and messaging applications. This will allow billions of users to message each other across platforms for the first time. Facebook has previously adopted a …

It’s Day One of Cash Light Public Transport payments in Nairobi, Don’t Panic, here is where to get a BebaPay card

Officially at least, cash light public transport payments in Nairobi kick off today. In reality though , very few commuters have acquired cards, and many are clueless as how the new regulations work. Either way, looks like most people got to work this morning without the need for cards. Here are few places where you …

Google, Equity riding on BebaPay for payments success

In my last post I shared my experience with Google and Equity’s BebaPay card and a few tips on using it. I am a great fan of the idea, but then again I am a notorious sucker for novelty, the perennial early adopter. The question has repeatedly been posed to me over the last few …

Five Things You Need To Know Before Using Your BebaPay Card

I acquired my Google Beba card last month. I bought the card of a guy in a Beba tee at Kencom. I didn’t actually buy the card. I offered to top up KES 200 (USD 2.50) to my Beba account and I was issued with a card. Next the card was linked to my Google …

In the time since I last blogged here….

In the time since I last blogged here: 1. Satan took over the Euro Zone. 2. Berlusconi , Italy’s richest man , left it to Monty to clear the economic mess in his country. 3. 2012 , we realised, was going to look more and more like 2008 2.0 4. Something called Carrier IQ became …