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iHub By Leo Mutuku / May 28, 2012

VC4Africa to Hold Nairobi Meet-up

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VC4Africa, Africa’s largest entrepreneur and investor network, will this Thursday hold its second meet-up in Nairobi at the Hilton Hotel’s Jockey Pub from 7.00PM till 10.00PM. The event is an opportunity for entrepreneurs to meet and network with potential investors, mentors and like-minded individuals over a cold Tusker and share

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iHub By Joseph / May 27, 2012

The Open Data Pre- Incubator

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The full power of Open Data in Kenya is yet to be fully realized. Kenya is the first African country to embrace open data and is lauded globally for the enthusiasm and rapid pace at which the Kenya Open Data Initiative (KODI) was launched. Through KODI over 400 datasets have been made publicly available

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m:lab By John Kieti / May 24, 2012

MedAfrica wins Ericsson Global Application Award

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MedAfrica was on 22nd May 2012 awarded first prize in the Company Category of 2012 Ericsson Application Awards with a prize money of 15,000 Euro (Kshs 1.6 Million). The Ericsson Application Awards is an annual, global competition for application developers on the Android platform. They were shortlisted as a finalist

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Uncategorized By Jessica Colaço / May 24, 2012

Kenyan Bloggers, Want to attend the Global Voices Citizen Media Summit for free?

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Global Voices, the international citizen media network, will be holding the Global Voices Citizen Media Summit 2012 in Nairobi on July 2-3, 2012. Bloggers, techies and activists from over 60 countries will participate in the event, which will take place at the Pride Inn Raphta Road in Westlands. Global Voices is

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / May 23, 2012

The iHub UX Lab and Supercomputer Cluster

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Crossposted from white african When I look at the tech scene in Africa, there is a single question that consistently runs through my mind. What foundational parts of the technology ecosystem do we own, and what are we reliant on others for? What I’m talking about here are the items deeper

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