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iHub By Jessica Colaço / May 13, 2011

iHubber: Kopo Kopo, Inc.


In a quest to tell the stories of the people and the projects that make the iHub community what it is today, we are introducing a series of blog posts that are going to run every week starting today. These are stories about The iHubber - The People and The Projects

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iHub By John Kieti / May 12, 2011

More on PIVOT25 Competition Finalists

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A week ago we announced names of 25 finalists for PIVOT25. The finalists are now preparing to pitch their mobile applications at the conference in June 14th and 15th. Among the finalist are 2 entries from Rwanda, 1 from Uganda and 1 from Tanzania. More information about the finalist applications

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iHub Research By Jessica Colaço / May 11, 2011

R@iHub Qualitative Research Workshop


Join the r@iHub research team for a workshop on qualitative research basics this Friday (May 13th) from 2 – 4 pm. The workshop will be lead by Angela Crandall, currently conducting research in Kenya on a 10-month Fulbright Research Fellowship. Angela has experience working with the World Bank’s infoDev Climate Technology Program

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Uncategorized By Jessica Colaço / May 10, 2011

Social media marketing beyond Facebook and Twitter


Many Kenyan brands and personalities have embraced the internet in some form. At the Tandaa Symposium earlier this year, Japie Swanepoel, presented findings from a study carried out on companies listed on the Nairobi Stock Exchange and how they promote their brand on the internet. Of the listed companies 22%

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m:lab By John Kieti / May 8, 2011

Invitation to apply for incubation at m:lab East Africa


Build-out of facilities for incubation, training and application testing at m:lab East Africa is scheduled for completion in mid May 2011. The lab is now taking applications to fill four of its business incubation slots. Application is open to start-up businesses with teams of 2 or more people. Applicants are

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