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iHub By Editor / July 19, 2012

88mph to Invest $200k in Mobile/Web markets

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Tech companies in Africa have had to deal with scalability, funding, sustained growth, mentorship , and product pricing (Impact of ICT Hubs on African Entrepreneurs,2012). Now, Nairobi based accelerator 88mph is investing $200,000 in start-ups (up to $24k per start-up) across Africa. This fund is targeting start-ups with ideas that can

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iHub By Editor / July 19, 2012

Techpreneurs, Let’s Talk Tax

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Every business should always ensure that all its legal aspects are up to form, and for IT businesses, this is no exception. Many struggle with aspects such as what kind of company to register and what tax obligations their companies will face. Last week Friday, associates from Mboya & Wangongu &

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iHub By Editor / July 19, 2012

Industry Thoughts with Ethan Zuckerman

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The iHub will be posting a series of short video clips with top industry thought leaders in business and technology. The first in this series is Ethan Zuckerman, who was in Nairobi for the Global Voices Summit 2012. We caught up with him at Pawa 254, where he was giving

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Uncategorized By Rachel Gichinga / July 18, 2012

Guest Post: A Startup’s Guide To Press

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              This article comes from my experience as a writer for Venturebeat.com, as well as from my experience as a marketing consultant. The role the media can have on a company is important, particular for startups. Press can help improve a company’s bottom line,

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iHub By Editor / July 18, 2012

Innovation Prize For Africa

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IPA 2013 Call for Applications If you’re a young and innovative entrepreneur, in a science, engineering or technology field and have an innovative product that contributes towards developing new products, increasing efficiency or saving cost in Africa, then you should apply for the Innovation Prize for Africa 2013.   The United

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