Kiruti Itimu

Kenya Techweez

Social Media Writer. Covers the intersection of Tech, Social Media and Web Culture. Tech enthusiast and connoisseur. Major fan of epic TV shows. Talk to me at [email protected]

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a geek since Sep 2015

News

President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, receiving Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu at the start of his three-day State Visit in the country. Photo credit: Twitter

This is why Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is trending in Kenya

The prime minister is in the country for a three-day visit - but it's not all praise on social media
  Jul 05, 2016
Image credit: Twitter

Twitter officially introduced the GIF button

The update lets you search around the GIF library which Twitter has partnered with Giphy and Riffsy
Feb 18, 2016
Telegram logo (right) and WhatsApp logo (left). Photo Credit: PR

Telegram gains 1 million users after WhatsApp was banned in Brazil

The temporary ban of WhatsApp in Brazil is only the first step
Dec 17, 2015

Social Media

President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, receiving Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu at the start of his three-day State Visit in the country. Photo credit: Twitter

This is why Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is trending in Kenya

The prime minister is in the country for a three-day visit - but it's not all praise on social media
  Jul 05, 2016
Image credit: Twitter

Twitter officially introduced the GIF button

The update lets you search around the GIF library which Twitter has partnered with Giphy and Riffsy
Feb 18, 2016
Telegram logo (right) and WhatsApp logo (left). Photo Credit: PR

Telegram gains 1 million users after WhatsApp was banned in Brazil

The temporary ban of WhatsApp in Brazil is only the first step
Dec 17, 2015

95% of Kenyan Facebook users access it on mobile daily

The company just announced that there are 120 million active Facebook users in Africa as of June - here are the full details
   Sep 14, 2015

Industry

This Kickstarter campaign wants to revolutionize the razor with lasers

This razor hopes to replace traditional blades with a laser for an irritation-free and effortless shave.
Oct 04, 2015

Mobile

The Bible Emoji, as pictured on Twitter. Photo credit: Bible Emoji / Twitter

The Emoji Bible is the most millennial thing ever

You can even get your Bible verse translated into emoji
May 30, 2016