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iHub By Editor / February 27, 2013

Mobile Opportunities in Africa – Engaging with the Next Billion

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Guestpost by Rudy De Waele, CEO & Founder of Nyota Media. Part 1   I started investigating mobile in Africa, in early 2010, which resulted in the Mobile Trends 2020 Africa document I curated together with Ken Banks and Erik Hersman, and presented at The Next Web Conference in 2011.

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iHub Intel Announcement

iHub By Joseph / February 27, 2013

iHub Partners With Intel


iHub is pleased to announce a partnership with Intel which will see both organizations work together to nurture the growth of the tech community by training developers and scaling mobile apps. iHub is uniquely positioned  at the pulse point of technology in the region , and Intel will be leveraging

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iHub By Joseph / February 26, 2013

NipeUkweli – What Role Will You Play?


What you do in the next days before, during, and after elections can help to maintain peace and calm during this election period. Umati, an online media monitoring project – the first of its kind to document instances of dangerous speech online – holds that dangerous speech has the potential

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iHub By Nekesa Were / February 25, 2013

UCHAGUZI | Community’s role in the Kenyan general election

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There are several things that give the iHub its unique character. Three of those things are our community first approach, our commitment to excellence and our passion for integrity. These three things lead to something else the iHub is known for, impact. The iHub is first and foremost the community.

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iHub Research By Angela Okune / February 23, 2013

Online Media Monitoring Phase 1 (Oct 2012 – Jan 2013) Umati Report Released


Hate speech has garnered growing interest in Kenya since the 2007/8 Post Election Violence, in which it seems to have played a role, and because it has been rising again in certain contexts – online for example – in the period leading to our next presidential elections in just over

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