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Internet Explorer Fixes Security Issue to Protect Against Hackers

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Microsoft has developed a fix for an Internet Explorer security issue that allowed hackers to attack some users’ computers. The company released on Wednesday night a “Fix It” download to address the issue and protect against hacks. In the meantime, Microsoft said it also plans to roll out a full Internet Explorer update that “will not only reinforce the issue that the Fix It addressed,. 

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SAP and Kenya ICT Board Partner on Skills Develeopment

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  Kenyan graduates studying Information Technology will now be able to undergo free high level SAP certification training thanks to a three year partnership between the Kenya ICT Board and leading enterprise application software provider SAP. The training program dubbed “SAP Skills for Africa” is aimed at improving the employability of university graduates. The program will begin. 

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Site Lets You Simulate a Facebook Hack, Goes Viral at PennApps

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At the beginning of every school year, most college students receive the same warning email or lecture from campus safety: don’t leave your laptop unattended because someone could steal it. But they don’t warn you that a friend could also log into your Facebook account and start posting things. Hack My Facebook, a site that lets you mock hack your own Facebook account to fool your friends,. 

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Take the world Best courses,online, for free

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Coursera, offers world Best courses,online, for free from major universities including John Hopkins, Stanford University,Emory University, UMD among others Once upon a time, the only way to take a course taught by a professor employed by a great university was to attend a great university. With Coursera, you don’t have to leave your seat. Instructors from Princeton, Duke, Caltech and 13. 

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Global Internet firm to set up hub in E. Africa

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A European Internet infrastructure provider is planning to set up a network hub in East Africa in a move that may increase browsing speeds while lowering costs. In a press statement published on its website on Monday, the Amsterdam Internet Exchange Point (AMS-IX) said that it was in talks with the Telecommunication Service Providers Association of Kenya (TESPOK) to establish a local. 

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Set a lock code for individual apps on Android

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Setting a lock code on an app-by-app basis is a great way to add another level of security to your device. With App Lock, it’s as easy as setting a PIN. Setting a lock code on your smartphone is highly recommended to protect your personal information, but sometimes a lock code can be a bit inconvenient. What if you could do away with the device lock code, instead locking only the apps. 

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Toyota Unveils New Modern Flagship Showroom

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After a comprehensive redesign, Toyota Kenya Limited on Monday unveiled its modern flagship showroom, at the firm’s headquarters along Mombasa Road. Legendary motor enthusiasts joined VIPs and fans of the renowned Japanese brand at the inaugural event hosted at the new facility. The facelift has seen an aggressive interior and exterior overhaul in line with Toyota Motor Corporation’s. 

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yuCash is now available at all Postbank branches

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Postbank Managing Director Dr. Nyambura Koigi, “Postbank has always been engaged in mobilizing savings for national development and we are always looking for partnerships that enable us to achieve this goal. This is one such partnership and we look forward to working together as we take mobile money transfer services deeper into the remote parts of our country.” yuCash customers will. 

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Card fraud fight gathers momentum in Kenya

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Kenya’s financial institutions are tightening measures to fight card fraud, with an increasing adoption of the more secure EMV chip cards. Regional card processor and payments services firm Paynet Group is currently undergoing an upgrade initiative of its card issuing and processing platform to EMV chips cards its East Africa PesaPoint outlets. The company has partnered with Family Bank. 

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Judiciary to Launch “Faini Chap Chap” for Kenyans to pay court fines using M-Pesa

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Chief Justice Willy Mutunga will preside over the launch of Faini Chap Chap, a service that enables you to pay traffic court fines using M-Pesa, the mobile money transfer system run by Safaricom, on Thursday, September 20, 2012 at the Kibera Law Courts from 10 am. Faini Chap Chap will initially be available for the payment of traffic fines only imposed by courts at Milimani and Kibera. It. 

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This Site Pays Developers When It Finds Them a Job

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One startup, Developer Auction, is looking to change how finding a job works for developers by having the employers come to them rather than the other way around. When the service helps developers find a job, it’s also now offering those developers 20% of its recruitment fees, sometimes putting an additional $6,000 in a developer’s pocket. “The top developers are 25 times more effective. 

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Microsoft offers advice to deal with IE security bug

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This screenshot shows a successful attack against Windows 7 running IE 9. Users of Internet Explorer versions 6 through 9 are grappling with another security flaw without a fix, but Microsoft has a few suggestions to help shore up protection. Uncovered this past weekend, the security hole could compromise the PCs of IE users who surf to a malicious Web site. Microsoft said it’s already. 

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Tea turns sweet for Kenyan farmers

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Over 560,000 small scale tea farmers across the country have a reason to smile after the Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) announced a bonus Sh37.51 per kilo of green leaf. This represents a three percent increase from last year’s bonus payment of Sh36.40 making it the highest payment to small scale tea farmers in the world. Announcing the results, KTDA Holdings Chief Executive Officer. 

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Kenyan newspaper unveils mobile reporting Application for citizens.

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Star Reports is an open platform that allows citizens to report/create and share news and events in real time from their mobile devices. Star Reports enables citizens take pictures and type short stories on their mobile devices. Stories will be transmitted from the mobile devices to a centralized content management system for processing by journalists and editors and dissemination to other. 

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Michael Glawogger’s “Whores’ Glory” documentary

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Documentary: Whores’ Glory, Michael Glawogger does for documentary film what Ryszard Kapuściński did for journalism: He reinvents it as something immersive, meditative, and poetic. His films condense themes of staggering complexity—economics, labor, sex—into meticulous vignettes of everyday life. Although he has occasionally been derided for aestheticizing poverty, there’s.