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iHub By Jessica Colaço / December 22, 2011

An Introduction to Crisis Mapping & Standby Volunteer Task Force

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The Standby Volunteer Task Force (SBTF) is a global network of more than 700 volunteers in over 70 countries who provide live crisis mapping support to humanitarian & human rights organizations responding to natural disasters and complex emergencies. Since the launch of the volunteer network in 2010, the Task Force has

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / December 22, 2011

M-WINGU:Back-Up and Restoration of mobile phone data

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9th December 2011……Wingu Technologies Ltd, a locally based IT software solutions company has  unveiled its breakthrough mobile application software M-Wingu that enables easy back up and restoration of mobile phone data using cloud computing technology. The new mobile application which is the first of its kind in the region is efficiently

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iHub Research By Angela Okune / December 19, 2011

Enter to win a trip to the M4D Conference in New Delhi, India!

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Share your idea for a Future application for Development and win a trip to the 3rd International Conference on Mobile Communication on Development in New Delhi 28-29 February 2012!

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Uncategorized By John Kieti / December 15, 2011

Pivot East – The Regional Mobile Apps. Developer Competition in 2012

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The second edition of East Africa’s regional mobile apps. developer competition and conference will be held on June 5th and 6th in Nairobi. The progression of events dubbed Pivot East will begin in January 2012 with a call for entries to the mobile applications  competition. The competition which culminate in

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / December 10, 2011

Nairobi: Announcing funding from Omidyar Network

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Two years ago we announced our first partnership with Omidyar Network, where they put $1.4m towards Ushahidi over the next 2.5 years. What most people don’t realize about ON, is just how much they bring to the table beyond funding, including strategic advice, human capital help, leadership training and network

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