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Uncategorized By Rachel Gichinga / October 22, 2012

Holding Companies and Their Directors to Account: An Open Data Solution | Tuesday, 30th October 2012 | 88mph | 6-8 pm

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Highly interconnected global companies have exploded in complexity and power, and increasingly affect our lives for good and bad. Yet in tandem with this growth, corporate governance has weakened. The opacity and complexity of this corporate world is a key enabler of corruption, tax avoidance and organised crime. Until now painstaking manual investigation

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iHub By Rachel Gichinga / October 22, 2012

Experience ‘Block by Block’: A new interactive initiative by Mojang and UN-Habitat | 7th November 2012 | 6 pm | iHub

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Mojang, the makers of the internationally acclaimed game Minecraft, and UN-Habitat, the UN Human Settlements Programme, have teamed up to develop a gaming tool that aims to involve young people in the planning process in urban areas. ‘Block by Block’ is based on Minecraft and gives citizens an opportunity to

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iHub UXlab By Rachel Gichinga / October 22, 2012

Training for the Design Community | 29th October – 1st November 2012 | iHub

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                    Apart from building a state-of-the-art user experience testing lab, the iHub UX Lab has a mandate to help designers and developers make the process of designing tech products more user-centric. This means ensuring they learn and involve user experience and design

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Uncategorized By Rachel Gichinga / October 22, 2012

BlackBerry Mini-BootCamp | Saturday October 27th 2012 | 10 am – 7 pm | iHub

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On Saturday October 27th 2012, the BlackBerry Developer Community in Kenya is organizing an event for all to come and learn a little more about Charismatic BlackBerry 10 Development. Regardless of what floats your boat (game development, UI frameworks, cross-platform strategies, multi-platform development approach, etc.) there are sessions for everyone.

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Uncategorized By Editor / October 21, 2012

Bharti Airtel Becomes Fourth Largest Mobile Operator in the World

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Over 250 million mobile subscribers NAIROBI, Kenya, October 21, 2012/ – Bharti Airtel (http://www.airtel.com), a leading telecommunications service provider with operations in 20 countries across South Asia and Africa moved up one notch in the world wide ranking to be the fourth largest mobile operator in the world in terms of subscribers. (Source:

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