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m:lab By John Kieti / February 5, 2012

infoDev launches micro-work challenge

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As February came and brought with it reality checks for many of us to settle firmly into the new year, infoDev and Nokia’s IdeasProject launched the m2Work online challenge. It is a challenge that might drastically change the state of affairs with respect to micro-work. The challenge is backed by

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Uncategorized By Jessica Colaço / February 1, 2012

Pivot East 2012 Launch Baraza – Monday 6th February 2.30pm – 3.30pm

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East Africa is increasingly known globally as a breeding ground for mobile innovation. Deliberate efforts are required to sustain the favorable attention and momentum for the region to retain its position as a mobile innovations cradle. Pivot 25 was the inaugural mobile applications and developer competition/conference in East Africa. This

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iHub By Hilda Moraa / January 27, 2012

ICT Hubs: Assessing the Impact of African ICT Hubs to the Entrepreneurs

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Over the past few months, iHub research has been developing a framework around their in-house ICT Hubs project to initiate a research series that will dis-aggregate the unique factors that make up ICT hubs/labs  model in Africa (Afrilabs). The series will also have a special focus on the role of

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iHub By Hilda Moraa / January 27, 2012

How to nurture entrepreneurs and stimulate innovation

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Open innovation is key to the success of iHub and can change the working culture of any community of innovators,……… iHub is a network and meeting place that enables Kenya’s innovators to bring their ideas to fruition. Through iHub, the technology community, industry, academia, investors and venture capitalists can meet,

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / January 25, 2012

Mobile Monday January: Dr. Zhen Liu

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Join us on Monday 30th January from 6 pm for the first Mobile Monday event this year. The session will be a presentation by Dr. Zhen Liu, Head of Nokia Research Centre Growth Economies Lab, which has research teams in Beijing, Shenzhen, Bangalore and Nairobi. Before joining Nokia, Zhen was with

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