More or less consciously, many people still see Africa as one vast totally offline wilderness, half jungle, half desert, but that’s not the whole story. During a discussion about software and hardware costs, Clayton, a software engineer, noted that it would be wrong to think that computer are still off limits for most Africans: _Things are changing rapidly in Africa. Take Kenya for example where 10 years ago, hardly anyone had a personal computer except the expat population, and a few of the ultra-rich.