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iHub By Jessica Colaço / May 23, 2012

The iHub UX Lab and Supercomputer Cluster


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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Uncategorized By Jessica Colaço / May 22, 2012

Ruby User Group Meetup


What is this? We are a group of Ruby enthusiasts, meeting monthly to present and talk all things Ruby – a dynamic open source Programming Language with a focus on simplicity and productivity. The meet-ups are an opportunity to meet fellow Rubyists, share ideas and of course do some hacking.

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m:lab By John Kieti / May 20, 2012

M-farm to launch price information mobile apps in June


M-farm Limited will launch its brand new mobile applications for agricultural commodity price information on 5th June 2012 at Ole Sereni Hotel, Nairobi. The launch which will be officiated by Dr. Bitange Ndemo, Kenya’s Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Information and Communication will be held in the evening of

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iHub Research By Angela Okune / May 19, 2012

Internal Design Thinking Trainings at iHub Research


Bridget McGraw, a Design Thinking expert, is guiding the iHub Research team on how best to conduct design-thinking training for the iHub community. One of the rationales behind design thinking is that product developers often forget to interact heavily with the users of products to find what users want from

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / May 18, 2012

First Wave Workshops for Pivot East Finalists


Cross posted from the Pivot East Blog The 25 Pivot East 2012 finalists, on 10th May 2012, attended their first mentorship and coaching training at the iHub, Nairobi. The coaching session was on Effective Pitching .The finalist who will have to pitch to Investors, Venture Capitalists, judges, government officials and

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