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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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iHub By Varyanne Sika / August 22, 2014

ICT and Governance in East Africa : Preliminary Fieldwork Findings (Part 2)- Apac and Lira


By Albert Otieno, This is a brief summary of our preliminary findings from interviews and focus group discussions on thoughts of ICTs in governance from the CSOs, NGOs and the citizens in general in Apac and Lira, two towns in northern Uganda. One of the research questions sought to understand

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Erik Hersman

iHub By Editor / August 22, 2014

Startup Grind Nairobi Hosts Erik Hersman


Guest Blog By Betty Mutimba At Startup Grind we get to have a ton of fun! You know why? Because we exist to kick it with some of the startup world’s finest and most achieved individuals, collaborate and share ideas with each others on our tough grind and belong in an

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"Raspberry Pi" Computer Model-B Rev1 Image obtained from Wikipedia (by Ian Livingston)

iHub By Evans Campbell / August 20, 2014

[Sale] Say Hi to the Pi


The Raspberry Pi  has the ability to interact with the outside world, and has been  used in a wide array of digital maker projects, from music machines and parent detectors to weather stations and tweeting birdhouses with infra-red cameras. We want to see the Raspberry Pi being used by kids

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