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iHub By Jessica Colaço / May 30, 2012

Call for Open Data’s Code4Kenya fellows

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Do you want to help kickstart a media and civil society revolution in Kenya? Code4Kenya is offering four Code4Kenya fellowships for civic hackers who want to help change the way that our societies work.   The fellows will be embedded into some of Kenya’s most influential media and civil society

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / May 29, 2012

Safaricom partners with iHub on IPv6 testing

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Cross posted from PC Advisor Safaricom has become the first mobile operator in Africa to open up its network for Internet Protocol version 6 testing through its partnership with iHub Nairobi, an initiative aimed at bringing together application and content developers. Safaricom has been running IPv6 on its network for

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iHub By Leo Mutuku / May 28, 2012

VC4Africa to Hold Nairobi Meet-up

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VC4Africa, Africa’s largest entrepreneur and investor network, will this Thursday hold its second meet-up in Nairobi at the Hilton Hotel’s Jockey Pub from 7.00PM till 10.00PM. The event is an opportunity for entrepreneurs to meet and network with potential investors, mentors and like-minded individuals over a cold Tusker and share

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iHub By Joseph / May 27, 2012

The Open Data Pre- Incubator

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The full power of Open Data in Kenya is yet to be fully realized. Kenya is the first African country to embrace open data and is lauded globally for the enthusiasm and rapid pace at which the Kenya Open Data Initiative (KODI) was launched. Through KODI over 400 datasets have been made publicly available

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / May 23, 2012

The iHub UX Lab and Supercomputer Cluster

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Crossposted from white african When I look at the tech scene in Africa, there is a single question that consistently runs through my mind. What foundational parts of the technology ecosystem do we own, and what are we reliant on others for? What I’m talking about here are the items deeper

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