Open space for technologists, investors, tech companies and hackers in Nairobi.

iHub By Joseph / May 27, 2012

The Open Data Pre- Incubator


The full power of Open Data in Kenya is yet to be fully realized. Kenya is the first African country to embrace open data and is lauded globally for the enthusiasm and rapid pace at which the Kenya Open Data Initiative (KODI) was launched. Through KODI over 400 datasets have been made publicly available

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m:lab By John Kieti / May 24, 2012

MedAfrica wins Ericsson Global Application Award


MedAfrica was on 22nd May 2012 awarded first prize in the Company Category of 2012 Ericsson Application Awards with a prize money of 15,000 Euro (Kshs 1.6 Million). The Ericsson Application Awards is an annual, global competition for application developers on the Android platform. They were shortlisted as a finalist

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Uncategorized By Jessica Colaço / May 24, 2012

Kenyan Bloggers, Want to attend the Global Voices Citizen Media Summit for free?

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Global Voices, the international citizen media network, will be holding the Global Voices Citizen Media Summit 2012 in Nairobi on July 2-3, 2012. Bloggers, techies and activists from over 60 countries will participate in the event, which will take place at the Pride Inn Raphta Road in Westlands. Global Voices is

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / May 23, 2012

The iHub UX Lab and Supercomputer Cluster


Crossposted from white african When I look at the tech scene in Africa, there is a single question that consistently runs through my mind. What foundational parts of the technology ecosystem do we own, and what are we reliant on others for? What I’m talking about here are the items deeper

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Uncategorized By Jessica Colaço / May 22, 2012

Ruby User Group Meetup


What is this? We are a group of Ruby enthusiasts, meeting monthly to present and talk all things Ruby – a dynamic open source Programming Language with a focus on simplicity and productivity. The meet-ups are an opportunity to meet fellow Rubyists, share ideas and of course do some hacking.

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