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iHub By Mugethi Gitau / August 29, 2014

Mobile Monday – featuring Elma by Craft Silicon


Guest post by George Murage Meet Elma – A one of its kind Mobile Commerce App By Kenya’s Craft Silicon iHub, m:lab and Mobile Monday KE are pleased to host yet another Mobile Monday. This time in partnership with Kenya’s Craft Silicon. It will be held at the iHub on Monday, September

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Credit card security

iHub By Editor / August 28, 2014

Review of Kenya’s move to EMV credit cards


Guest Post By: Eran Feinstein EMV credit cards, named for the three companies that originally developed them, Europay, MasterCard® and Visa®, were first introduced in France in 1992. Today, they are the global standard with over than 1 billion EMV credit cards used around the world. The cards feature embedded microprocessor

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iHub By Kelvin Mbugua / August 27, 2014

StartUp Series Episode 1: The Hustler


  A perfect team in a startup consists of three skill sets, that is the hacker, the hustler and the designer. The hustler deals with the business aspect of the startup the hacker deals with the technical aspect while the designer deals with the user experience aspect. These different disciplines

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Work Experience

iHub By Editor / August 26, 2014

10 signs your work placement or internship is a ‘keeper’


Guest Blog By: Helen Wallis Work placements and internships are an invaluable part of a CV. Finding a decent position could not only provide you with new skills, but could set you apart from the competition and tilt the scales in your favour when you start seeking employment. But finding

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iHub By Mugethi Gitau / August 24, 2014

[ RSVP]Mobile + Big Data – Harnessing the Power of a Contextual Experience


We are at the convergence of two of the largest technology disrupters in history. The combined power of mobile and Big Data are enabling a contextual and predictive engagement – creating a more personal experience than ever possible before by fully transforming industries and creating new business models. Often elusive

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