Pivot 25 is a mLab and iHub initiative. The Event will not only showcase Developer Talent in the region but also bring much needed focus to the mLab and the role that it play’s in the Mobile Application Development Ecosystem in East Africa. This event will be held every year and will be billed as the premier Mobile Application Competition and Conference in […]
This is the first installment in a series of guest articles to be done by Mbwana Alliy, a Tanzanian tech entrepreneur on the state of the Tanzanian tech scene. In this first installment Mbwana takes an overview of several startups currently making waves in Tanzania. “Have you heard of the Mpemba effect?”- a director at […]
Mobile-Monday Kenya launched earlier this year as a community to bring together all sorts of groups involved in mobile – app developers, operators, device manufacturers… – the community is growing pretty rapidly and has become probably the biggest community of people and organizations in mobile around Kenya. Mobile Monday is a global community of mobile […]
Michael Joseph, the man who has been at the helm of Safaricom Limited, Kenya’s largest mobile network operator is stepping down in a few days. It has come to our attention that there is an initiative to get Mr. Joseph to meet and have a chat with bloggers, developer, creatives and entrepreneurs as he reflects on […]
Francesco Cetraro is the Manager of Business Development and Sales at dotMobi. He is responsible for building partnerships for a global, accessible and inclusive mobile web. .mobi is the first – and only – top-level domain designed to let consumers know that a site works on a phone. dotMobi helps businesses and individuals reach the world’s billions of mobile phone users. dotMobi spurs mobile industry innovation […]
Are you an African University student studying technology or have an interest in programming (for fun or for grades)? Well, it’s your chance to rock and show off your awesome rock-star coding skills with the Google Code Jam Africa! Well, what are you waiting for, this is the end of this post – go register!
Are you a developer in Nairobi working with Google technology? You’ll be happy about this announcement. A local chapter of the Google Groups is launching in Kenya this Saturday. What is a (Google Technology User Group) GTUG? Google Technology User Groups (GTUGs) are user groups for people who are interested in Google’s developer technology; everything from […]