“Economies around the world are either factor driven, efficiency driven or innovation driven ”as derived from gmeltdown.com
Since the offset of NFC technology several companies & startups have centered their businesses around this technology in Kenya. Card Planet, Gigwapi, Buymore BebaPay (exited a few months ago), my1963, including others.
Near field communication (NFC) is a set of ideas and technology that enables smartphones and other devices to establish radio communication with each other by touching the devices together or bringing them into proximity to a distance of typically 10 cm or less.
The companies & startups that have based their business model on the technology have had several challenges due to limitations of the technology as well as the Kenyan mentality regarding how the technology is being rolled out.
Can this technology be used to build a viable business in Kenya? Come, lets discuss this topic on the May edition of TechTrend.
Venue: mlab East Africa
Time: 5.15 – 6.30 pm
Date: 28th May 2015
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