Integrating Technology with Education in Africa

Adopting to new technology in education is a bit difficult. Teachers, students and a curriculum have to adjust. This is true given that technology moves at different velocities in different countries. The best thing to do is we have to take things (technology) as they come. Companies like Microsoft areRead More

What technology means to me – maye-edwin

As a young professional, technology to me, means a world full of opportunities. It is an enabler to scale up our skills and talents. To allow us be creative and build solutions around our skills and talents. Allow us to effectively apply our talents and skills we learn every dayRead More

GDG DevFest Rift Valley 2017 – be THERE

GDG DevFest Season 2017 Aug 1 – Nov 30, Global GDG DevFests are large, community-run developer events happening around the globe focused on community building and learning about Google’s technologies. GDG DevFest Rift Valley – 18.11.2017 Content DevFest events cover multiple product areas such as Android, Firebase, Google Cloud Platform,Read More

Five Tips to Shop and Bank Safe Online

For many people when it comes to Computer  and Internet Security, what crosses their minds is Viruses, Malware and Hackers. Actually out of ten computer users, nine have anti-viruses installed on their devices. We’ve always believed that viruses and malware are the biggest threat to our computing life and gets intoRead More

O Remote where art thou?

Trouble for man started in 1894 when a British Physicist Oliver Lodge attempted for the first time wireless remote control . Man has known no peace since then ,wether in the face of his wife or children. Man has for years struggled unsuccessfully to be the boss of the remote.Read More

Real Opportunities – Interns4Afrika – Microsoft – Maye Edwin

The Interns4Afrika program offers talented young people a unique experience with a dynamic and agile technology organization on the African continent. You work for 6 months with a Microsoft partner on real projects, collaborating and learning from your colleagues. Whether you’re aspiring for a future in sales, marketing or technology,Read More

The Google I/O Extended Eldoret 2017 #io17extendedeldoret

What is Google I/O? This is a Google event that takes place yearly around the world in different cities where we get to share of what Google has been up to in the last year and all developers get to go out and build amazing things on top of whatRead More

Microsoft 4Afrika Interns

My Microsoft & 4Afrika Story- Microsoft 4Afrika Internship – Maye Edwin

My passion for technology if asked, I would say is so great. As a tech community builder, my mission has always been building a platform for young African tech makers to engage, share, teach and acquire new skills and at the end CO-CREATE. This started when I joined Microsoft inRead More

Take a Step Today, to Start a Journey of 1000 Miles.

Do you know you do not need to accumulate millions to start an empire? This is a story of Dorothy Chepchumba which will challenge you. “I am 21 years old. I study Graphic Communication and Advertising in Moi University. I started Malucas creatives out of sheer fun using my artisticRead More

The Future of Entrepreneurship in Kenya

What comes to your mind when you hear of the word entrepreneur? When was the last time you heard of someone coming from self employment to being employed? Actually entrepreneurship is the fast growing field in Africa today. Many youths are getting into self employment and this is evident fromRead More