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iHub By Jessica Colaço / August 15, 2011

Growing Digital at G-Uganda and G-Kenya


Over the past two years, many people have asked why Google hosts these G-days all over Africa, and for free. It’s a valid question. Their goal is to make the web better by giving the right people the skills to improve it. Students, techies, entrepreneurs and businesses are the engine

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / August 10, 2011

ICTD: Kentaro Toyama Talk


Why It’s So Difficult to Get Rich and Help the Poor Simultaneously In C. K. Prahalad’s best-selling book, “The Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid,” the subtitle “Eradicating Poverty through Profits”, captures the rhetoric of many for-profit social entrepreneurs, as well as much of ICT-for-development, where the goal is to run

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / August 9, 2011

Wikipedia – Asaf Bartov Presentation


Wikipedia is a multilingual, web-based, free-content encyclopedia project based on an openly editable model. Wikipedia’s articles provide links to guide the user to related pages with additional information. It is written collaboratively by largely anonymous Internet volunteers who write without pay. Anyone with Internet access can write and make changes to Wikipedia articles (except in certain cases

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / August 8, 2011

Intellectual Property and Creativity session


If you’re a developer, programmer, creative or endeavor to become one, you should be aware that the easiest way you can protect the products of your efforts is by copyrighting them. Software and creative work fall under the category of Intellectual Property, and must be protected in order to preserve the legal rights

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / August 6, 2011

Kevin Gibbs Talk


Kevin Gibbs is the tech lead at Google behind the Google App Engine and the creator of the autocomplete search feature. He will be giving a talk at the iHub on the 9th August, 2011 from 4:00pm about an MFI application he has built on the android platform and matters technical

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