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iHub By Anne / April 23, 2012

Why Doesn’t Every Business In Kenya Have A Mobile Money Account?

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  Ignacio Mas and Amolo Ngw’eno carried out a research project commissioned by FSD Kenya to understand the business use of M-PESA. iHub Research attended the event where the findings of the research were presented. Below is a summary of the event. An underlying assumption that the researchers were looking

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iHub By Anne / April 23, 2012

Practical Research, Design Workshop by Adam White at the iHub Research

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‘ What factors should you consider when designing a future sustainable model for a client need? ‘ Adam White of Groupshot (http://www.groupshot.org)and Daniel Jung of Kiva co-led a design workshop hosted at the iHub Research on Thursday, 19 April 2012. Participants were tasked with solving a case study for Kiva

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / April 20, 2012

iHub Green Members show and tell

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Early this year, the iHub Advisory Board met with the iHub managers to discuss the future direction of the space and what our focus should be for the coming year. One key takeaway  from this meeting was the need for the advisors, community and the iHub team to understand more

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / April 20, 2012

Weekly Design Thinking Workshops

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“Design is how it works.” – Steve Jobs Design thinking and user experience are rising forces in Web and software development. UX designers have skills, not roles. So how do we win with user experience here at the iHub? Starting next week, we’ll begin a weekly design workshop  and discussion,

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / April 18, 2012

Creative Robotics Boot Camp

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The Creative Robotics Boot Camp organized by iHub Research in partnership with FabLab Nairobi is a two-day boot camp/workshop, whose main aim is to bring together the tech community in Nairobi in creating innovative robotics projects made by and for the Kenyan market. The event will be taking place on

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