Erik Hersman
Feb 26, 2019

BRCK to extend LTE coverage with Facebook

Service expected to broaden the IT firm's local Wi-Fi service.
Feb 15, 2019

Kenya's BRCK acquires ISP Surf

Value of the deal undisclosed, but will result in one of the biggest public Wi-Fi zones in the region claims BRCK CEO.

Is "mobile-first" Africa increasing digital divide?

Panelists at Africa Tech Summit held recently in Kigali debate critical issues facing operators.
Sep 29, 2015

Nairobi-based tech firm launches 'classroom-in-a-box'

BRCK-Kio tablet introduced to boost ICT literacy.
Mar 19, 2015

Nigeria leads as startup investment destination – VC4Africa

Report from VC4Africa reflects growth, progress across continent's startup funding scene.
Jul 15, 2014

Carey Eaton foundation in the pipeline

Brother Calvin Eaton is planning to honour the entrepreneur by helping African startups.
Jul 7, 2014

First shipments planned for Kickstarter-funded BRCK

CEO Erik Hersman says 800 units are being sent to 45 countries around the world.
Aug 23, 2012

Blogger's arrest shines light on Kenya's internet freedoms

Experts say Robert Alai's detainment illustrates problems with the country's communications law.