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iHub Research By Angela Okune / August 21, 2014

NRBUZZ: Drones for Agricultural Monitoring in Kenya

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The use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), commonly known as drones, in various fields of study is now a reality. A drone is commonly thought of as an aircraft without a human pilot on-board. Drones are now being used in a wide range of sectors such as conservation, search &

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iHub Research By Varyanne Sika / August 20, 2014

ICT and Governance in East Africa : Preliminary Fieldwork Findings (Part 1) Kampala and Fort Portal (Uganda)

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The ICT and Governance in East Africa study explores the various ways in which ICT tools can/have successfully facilitated or hindered two way interaction between government and citizens towards effective public service delivery, curbing corruption and increasing transparency and accountability. Further we are looking into the innovative ICT initiatives that

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iHub Research By Nanjira Sambuli / August 19, 2014

Umati’s Tech Evolution

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By Sidney Ochieng The Umati Project is iHub Research’s effort to monitor dangerous speech online. Currently in phase 2, we’ve expanded the scope of the project, from merely monitoring instances of dangerous speech online, to analyzing how online public conversations take place over time, and how some of it veers

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iHub Research By Angela Okune / August 7, 2014

Tenets and Traps of Usability Training

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What are the 3 elements that make a product, service or experience successful? What are the basics of ensuring your software is easy to use?   We invite you to a public training given by Microsoft Design Research Lead, Robin Counts. Robin comes to us with experience designing and understanding the success of products

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Data Science Lab By Leo Mutuku / August 6, 2014

August Data Science Meet-up

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iHub Research would like to invite you to our monthly data science meet-up this Friday, 8th August 2014 at 5pm. This month we have an exciting group of speakers and their projects lined up for you including: Ishuah Kariuki from Spatial Collective on Building Tools for Data Capture. Nguru Mugendi from

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