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iHub By Joseph / July 6, 2014

Q&A with Alec Ross, Former Senior Advisor for Innovation to Hillary Clinton


Guest Blog By: John Sinden Alec Ross, one of today’s leading thinkers on innovation, has spent his career helping investors, corporations, and government leaders better understand the implications for technology in the public sphere. I asked Ross for his thoughts on technology, censorship, and the private sector’s role in development.

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Information Security

iHub By Mugethi Gitau / July 3, 2014

Information Security meetup


The Information Security meetup is a forum that brings professionals and curious minds in the industry to network as we highlight the challenges present and opportunities available for exploitation. The theme is “Demystifying Information Security and Careers in Information Security”. The meetup will take place at iHub on July 15th

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iHub By Nanjira Sambuli / July 3, 2014

ICT and Governance in East Africa: Study Sites


By Varyanne Sika There might be unanimity in the excitement about ICTs in Africa but there remains little empirical evidence on the ways of actual use of ICT and in particular, for our study, in governance. Governance, as we approach it in this study, has a political and social component,

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Techbits ed

iHub By Joseph / June 29, 2014

African Tech Bits Episode 4: Reinvention

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With Pivot East just concluded where we got to see several startups pitch, it is important to remember the road to success for a startup is hard and often many do not make it past even the first year. Often several factors ranging from team dynamics to a lack of

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iHub By Joseph / June 28, 2014



Guest Post By Betty Mutimba Startup Grind Nairobi is at it again! This time around we break away from the norm and dive into our creative side. Meet Muthoni Ndonga, songwriter-flow-poet by night (The DrummerQueen) and creative-social entrepreneur by day (#BaussLady). Founder and CEO of Blankets & Wine – East

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