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iHub By Jessica Colaço / January 15, 2012

Help Wanted: World Bank Finances in Kenya

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This is a Guest Blog Post/Open Invitation by Samuel S. Lee, World Bank Finances Controller’s Vice Presidency, Knowledge Dissemination Division, World Bank Group. World Bank Finances/Open Data Event Thursday, January 26th, 2012 @ iHub 6:00 pm (**Tied to the Open Data Journalism Bootcamp, held January 25, 26, 27 at Strathmore University – see below for

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iHub By Leo Mutuku / January 13, 2012

Mobile Technology in Tanzania

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The mobile market in Tanzania is growing in a steadfast manner and has managed to break the 50% penetration barrier as of mid June 2011. While the Tanzania Communication Regulation Authority (TCRA) are yet to release publicly statistics on the mobile sector beyond June 2011, it is estimated that over 22 million Tanzanians are connected via mobile.

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / January 9, 2012

IEEE Webinar: Leveraging ICT Business Models to Help Reduce Poverty

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This webinar reveals how Information and Communication Technology (ICT) can viably provide access to education, healthcare, agro-services or financial services to the billions of people living with less than a few dollars per day, also called the Base of the Pyramid. The webinar is based on a review of more

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / January 8, 2012

Start-up Advise: Scaling

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The start-up culture has taken the Kenyan scene by storm in 2011!  2012 holds more trailblazers in the pipeline and running a start-up is hard work and one person cannot do all the work. My advise to these trailblazers for 2012 is scaling and here are four ways to do that:

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iHub By Jessica Colaço / January 6, 2012

Richard Von Kaufmann talk at the iHub

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On the 10th of January 2012, Richard von Kaufmann, the co-founder of Finland’s leading social media agency Zipipop, and Creative Director and Chairman at Reality Creating Media (RCM) will be giving a talk at iHub Nairobi from 6pm to 7pm about a candidate matching service called Shadow Election that RCM

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