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iHub By Jessica Colaco / October 22, 2010

The *iHub_ library is finally open

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For a month or so we have been contacting our friends and partners to help set up a community library and it is with great pleasure that we are proud to announce that we have officially openned it up to the *iHub_ community. The primary mission of the library is

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MJ at *iHub_

iHub By Jessica Colaco / October 20, 2010

Review of the session: “Reflections with MJ”

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Michael Joseph retires from Safaricom in 10 days, these are some of the words he shared with the audience at the iHub. Safaricom was started in June 2000. The business plan was to have 400,000 mobile subscribers in 5 years; Safaricom was hoping to get at least 50% of those.

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iHub By Jessica Colaco / October 20, 2010

Samsung contest announced at Mobile MondayKE

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The theme for this session was ‘Developers and Opportunities for Monetization‘. Indeed the theme did suffice for the day as Patricia Kingori the GM for Samsung Mobile East and Central Africa introduced Robert Ngeru Deputy MD for Samsung Mobile East and Central Africa. Robert spoke about the Samsung appstore which

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iHub By Jessica Colaco / October 20, 2010

The VCs versus the Entrepreneurs

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On Monday the 18th of October, 2010 from 2:00-6.00 pm at iHub, 8 tech start-ups pitched to a panel of 5 venture capitalists and live audience of over 100 people in the tech space in Nairobi at Nairobi’s Innovation Hub – *iHub_  The audience comprised founders of tech start-ups, aspiring

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iHub By Jessica Colaco / October 18, 2010

Session on “creative-city-berlin.de”

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Reinhard Knobelspies from Berlin who is a startup coach and consultant at KfW Gründungsberater and Founder and Manager of studio 38 pure communication GmbH in Berlin, Germany will be facilitating a session on “creative-city-berlin”, on Tuesday the 19th of October 2010 from 6 – 7pm at the iHub. Creative-City-Berlin.de was

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