Tag: kenya

Mawingu Networks: Bucket-Fi

In and around Nanyuki (Kenya), a large scale TVWS network has been deployed by Mawingu Networks to provide affordable internet access to those who thought they would never get it. Malcolm Brew, CTO of Mawingu Networks recently published a video highlighting the scale of the network, and the production and installation of the Bucket-Fi units.   Read More …

Microsoft CEO Skypes over White Space

The TV White Space project by Microsoft Research has been carrying out pilots to connect rural communities in Africa and India to the internet. On the 29th July 2015, students at the Kasturba Gandi Girls Residency School in Srikakulam (India) received a Skype call over a TVWS link from Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella. Nadella was in Nanyukki (Kenya) Read More …