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Kids Hacker Camp

iHub Research By Angela Okune / March 26, 2014

Kids Hacker Camp: April Edition

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By Wachira Ndaiga Kids Hacker Camp is a week-long camp hosted at *iHub_ – Nairobi’s Innovation Hub for the technology community. The camp is aimed at kids and teens aged 7 – 18 years, who are drawn to and interested in crafting, hacking, discovering and tinkering. The camp is envisioned

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iHub By Nanjira Sambuli / March 21, 2014

The Intel Galileo Development Board in Kenya


 By Brian Bosire and Wachira Ndaiga The Intel Galileo development board is the first product in the new family of Arduino-compatible development boards featuring Intel architecture. The first version of the board was officially released late last year.  The R&D team at iHub Research was among the first in Kenya

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iHub Research By Anne / March 16, 2014



by Lynda Okoko “Education is a progressive discovery of our ignorance” Will Durant.  The introduction of technology into education shortened as ‘Ed-Tech’, to enhance learning spans back to the 15th century with the creation of the Hornbook, a wooden paddle with hand written lessons. At the time, this was considered

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iHub By Anne / March 12, 2014

Open Session with David, Microsoft: How to scale your business beyond borders


iHub Research would like to invite you to an open session with David Lupafya, Principal IT Architect at Microsoft. This session will take place at the iHub UX LAB, Ground floor, Bishop Magua building, Thursday, 13th March from 2pm-3.30pm. If you are an entrepreneur working in e-commerce or financial sector and

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iHub Research By Nanjira Sambuli / March 6, 2014

A Recap of #UmatiForum: The Many Faces of Online Hate Speech in Kenya

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Towards the end of January, iHub Research, with generous support from Internews, hosted the #UmatiForum: The Many Faces of Online Hate Speech in Kenya, a public conversation on the nature of online hate speech in Kenya. The Umati Project has been studying this to better understand the hate speech dynamic

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