Technology is increasingly empowering individuals and cutting conventional rent-takers out of the equation. It turns out in these new service models focus on serving their customers rather than abusing them: “You don’t have to be greedy to be successful.” Imagine that.
Tech giants like Apple and Google are all steadily rolling out new-fangled services to turn our smartphones into digital wallets — replacing cash and checks. It may seem cutting edge, but as we first reported in November, there’s one country that adopted mobile money years ago: Kenya. Here is a direct video link.