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iHub By Editor / August 14, 2012

iHub Research Gets Funding For ICT Hubs Study

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We are glad to announce that iHub Research has received a grant award of GBP 10,000 funding from IndigoTrust. This grant will be used to accelerate the on-going snapshot research study on ICT Hubs/Labs around Africa (AfriLabs and others). The objective of the study is to understand the models of the Hubs/Labs, its entrepreneurs

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iHub By Editor / August 12, 2012

Fireside Chat with Isis Nyong’o

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iHub is delighted to be hosting Isis Nyong’o, Vice President and Managing Director of InMobi Africa, the largest independent mobile ad network who will be speaking at a Fireside Chat on 16 August. Get insight into how this remarkable woman has progressed through her career from Kenya’s first online job site, to

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iHub By Editor / August 12, 2012

Delivering Value | In East Africa’s Startup Scene

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By Muchiri Nyaggah Once in a while an entrepreneur comes along with a technology-driven solution that makes life better. However, the ratio of entrepreneurs who do this to those who don’t is not good. If the East African tech startup scene is to mature through successful products something needs to

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iHub By Rhoda / August 12, 2012

What if… | How The Kenyan Government Should be Using Open Data

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There are 19 categories under which the Kenyan Government has made data open. This data seems exhaustive in itself, even somewhat overwhelming when you go to the portal to view their datasets. However, there is still so much more ‘openness of data’ that can be achieved. . . The KenyaOpenDataportal:

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iHub By Mercy Deche / August 12, 2012

From Startup to Leader

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How do we equip startups in Kenya to become the mega-business leaders of the future? We know that there is plenty of skill in design and development within the tech community – the bread and butter of our local tech scene; but what about building entrepreneurs’ business skills? Skills like

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