4 episodes

The Friendly Troll is a podcast with observations of the global tech industry from the perspective of the Global South. Our trolling is meant to enlighten listeners and explore interesting topics from a new point of view. The podcast is produced by CIPIT, the Centre for Intellectual Property and Information Technology Law, at Strathmore Law School in Nairobi, Kenya.

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The Friendly Troll is a podcast with observations of the global tech industry from the perspective of the Global South. Our trolling is meant to enlighten listeners and explore interesting topics from a new point of view. The podcast is produced by CIPIT, the Centre for Intellectual Property and Information Technology Law, at Strathmore Law School in Nairobi, Kenya.

    Tech Giants and Competition Law in the Global South

    Tech Giants and Competition Law in the Global South

    This week's episode chronicles Competition Law (or Antitrust) as seen in the Global South. Our host and co-hosts question what that means for our major players in the digital space including Uber, Jumia and Safaricom.

    • 33 min
    Big Tech in the Global South

    Big Tech in the Global South

    This week's episode covers the tech giants dominating the global south and their role in shaping the tech market and the social sphere in the global south.

    • 20 min
    Digital ID - Double edged sword for the Global South?

    Digital ID - Double edged sword for the Global South?

    This week’s podcast looks at just how important ID is in for the Global South and what needs to be done to ensure that implementation of digital ID doesn’t fall into the traps associated with utilizing private sector actors in the implementation of...

    • 32 min
    Mobile Money Reversal - What can the West Learn

    Mobile Money Reversal - What can the West Learn

    Introducing the Friendly Troll and our take on mobile money reversals

    • 14 min