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iHub Research By Hilda Moraa / September 28, 2012

Coffee hour with iHub Research


One word that could best describe iHub research coffee hour which was held on the 28th day of September is ‘Revolutionary’. For a moment, or two, the entire iHub community had got to see what the research arm of the iHub does and exchange ideas. At 3.30 pm, the community was treated to a

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iHub By Conrad Akunga / September 28, 2012

The Trouble with Konza


By Conrad Akunga ( The Konza Tech City Project is undoubtedly an ambitious project driven by a desire to catapult Kenya to the forefront of a technology renaissance. The idea of a city designed and built with the ethos of fostering a collaborative atmosphere of information technology that serves as

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iHub By Rachel Gichinga / September 27, 2012

Creativez Catchup | Sunday September 30th, 2012 | The GoDown Arts Centre


Welcome to the follow-up to our last Catchup, ‘Where Are We Going’, which was held in May 2012. This Creativez Catchup aims to unearth from different views and voices where Kenya’s Creative Economy is at a whole. The challenges, the pace at which we are growing-behind or with global growth

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iHub By Editor / September 27, 2012

Top 40 startups selected for DEMO Africa 2012


Fourteen Kenyan start-ups have been selected to launch at the first DEMO Africa conference,  to be held in October 2012. DEMO Africa is the launchpad for emerging technology and trends in Africa and is scheduled to take place in Nairobi, Kenya from 24-26 October 2012. DEMO Africa will be the latest

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iHub By Editor / September 26, 2012

Monitoring the Conversation; Managing Your Brand Reputation Online


By Carlo Pandian Reputation is everything is everything in business, and nowhere is this more true than online.  While online retail is one of the few growing segments in the economy (local, national or global), building trust and maintaining it is a hard task for start-ups and established businesses alike.

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