[Skunkworks] What's up with this fear of Safaricom?!

Okechukwu okechukwu at gmail.com
Wed Aug 10 11:26:49 EAT 2011


BTW _ I was explaining why people fear Safcon, and in no way intimated
that you shouldn't start your start-up because of them, which appears
the general path of this discussion.

./Ok3ch

On Wed, Aug 10, 2011 at 11:23 AM, Eric Mugo <kabugum at gmail.com> wrote:
> if big companies such as IBM, Ford could be brought down or even overtaken,
> it means there is hope for everyone. Who ever thought that one day the likes
> of Google/Apple/Facebook would be breathing down Microsoft's Neck!
>
> for inspiration read the rise and fall of the famous company that used to
> sell typewriters i.e. Remington i think
>
>
> On Wed, Aug 10, 2011 at 11:17 AM, gisho <gichuhie at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> i think anything is better started than not. there will be others after
>> saf just like there were others before it (drums and smoke). its all about
>> INVENTION and REINVENTION nothing else
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>> On Wed, Aug 10, 2011 at 10:59 AM, Okechukwu <okechukwu at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>> They make 18billion in just 1 year, who in Kenya have you heard who
>>> makes that much? This is a good enough reason for anyone with any idea
>>> to worry.
>>>
>>> ./Ok3ch
>>>
>>> On Wed, Aug 10, 2011 at 10:29 AM, Webmaster <webmaster at kenyanlyrics.com>
>>> wrote:
>>> > I have been pitching my latest idea to people, and the question I get
>>> > asked
>>> > the most is "what if Safaricom do the same thing?"
>>> >
>>> > What is with this fear of Safaricom all the time from developers and
>>> > investors? Kwani what have Safaricom done to be so feared? Their
>>> > successes
>>> > outside their core voice & SMS business are countable on one hand!
>>> >
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