Tag: internet


The Life of a Tweet

When you choose to condense your thoughts and grammar into 140 characters a new form of communication is born, micro-blogging or twittering (a universal chat room) as is it better known around the web.  The almost effortless process begins with a rudimentary idea, which the ‘author’ is burning to dispense to the world, before they ...


160 Characters Later

The world’s most popular mobile money transfer service MPESA runs on the SMS platform. In the US, a billion text messages are sent every month outstripping data and voice services per user. Back in Kenya, bills are paid via text messages, alarm alerts come via text, and now you can borrow money via text. So ...