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Kenyan Team Picks Top Prize at the Huawei 6th Global ICT Competition

A Kenyan team from Kenyatta University has won the first prize in the Innovation Category of the Huawei 6th Global ICT competition. The fair was held...

ICT CS Mucheru Reiterates Plan in Investing in the Youth and Creativity

CS Joe Mucheru has emphasized that the youth have the capacity to create more jobs for themselves than government through innovation. While speaking at...
Eagles forever tech challenge

Kenyan Girls’ Team Enter Finals for Global Tech Challenge

A Kenyan girls' team from Bahati Girls High School, in Nakuru county, comprised of Florah Njoroge, Santuria Karimi, Keren Mwangi Grace Maina and Eunice...
Technovation challenge

Technovation Challenge Bridging the STEM Gender Gap

“If we’re going to out-innovate and out-educate the rest of the world, then we have to open doors to everyone. We need all hands...

Blockchain Innovators Making Waves in iGaming

The use of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology within the iGaming industry has risen exponentially in recent years. We expect to see it more widely...

Innovation in Kenya: Review of Industrial Property Journal February 2018

We regularly review the Industrial Property Journal to identify and highlight key interesting innovations registered by the The Kenya Industrial Property Institute (KIPI), which...
Innovaton in Kenya

Innovation in Kenya: Review of Industrial Property Journal November 2017

Kenya Industrial Property Institute (KIPI) publishes the Industrial Property Journal monthly indicating all innovations and brand name applications.
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Kenya Ranks Higher Than South Africa and Nigeria in Innovation

The World Economic forum (WEF) has released The Global Competitiveness Report for 2017-2018 and the report ranks different countries under 12 different pillars among...
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Kenyan Government To Establish Kshs. 1 Billion Startup Accelerator

Plans are at an advanced stage to launch a government space to allow for innovators under a yet to be launched public service model. ...

The Nailab in a Drive to Groom Women Leaders in ICT, Preps for Its Next Incubation Cycle

Ukall and Wezatele are 2 companies that have one thing in common, they are both start-ups that have been incubated at the Nailab and...

Software AG Invites Universities Globally to Participate in Innovation Contest

Software AG's is calling on universities to participate in its global Innovation World 2014 Idea Contest. Students and faculty members have been invited to...

The Nailab Incubation Journey, and The Year Ahead

Nailab has been a journey of creating viable businesses out of tech ideas in Kenya, seeks to have a similar impact outside of the Nairobi office to other places virtually.

Inaugural Safaricom Academy Masters Class Graduates

The Safaricom Academy is a 2 year Masters degree program established to meet the emerging needs of global telecommunications. Since its inception, the Academy...


JKUAT Tech Expo is an annual student organized exhibition of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, JKUAT; a student driven innovation expo that...
3rd Annual education and leadership Congress

The 3rd Annual Education and Leadership Congress:Innovation for Change

Equity Group Foundation has been hosting their 3rd Annual Education and Leadership Congress at the Kenyatta University. The congress has been running from August...

Apple iPhone 4S Siri Ruby hack Plugin

“Siri” Apple iPhone 4S app which can only be used commercially only in Canada and USA is under hack. It has been hacked using one...
Techworld 2012

TechWorld exhibitors given the chance to showcase innovation at 2012 International CES in Las Vegas

UK Trade & Investment and the Consumer Electronics Association announce competition to find the next game changing innovation
Ktraffic app, Ktraffic ovi app

KTraffic App Review

We are always on the move; client meetings, business lunches or even rushing home and half the time, we are in a rush and...

Google unveil a social platform Google+

The king of Internet search Engines Google has launched its Social platform Google+ on 28 June 2011.  Quoted from a blog Google's senior vice...

Kenyan apps in Ovi Store grow by over 1900% in eight months

The number of mobile applications on the Ovi Store has grown by over 1600 percent in the last eight months indicating a sharp increase...
open innovation

The open innovation Africa Summit – summing it up

Sustainable entrepreneurship. Innovation ecosystem. Technology platform. These are some of the catch-phrases bandied about during the first-ever Open Innovation Africa Summit, which was held...
Dropbox Vs. SugarSync - Online File Storage Service Providers

Dropbox vs. SugarSync : How to protect your important data

Just some few days ago, I underwent some stressful moments when my laptop was infected with malicious trojan. Little did i think this day...
virtual city

Virtual City at it again, bags Global Award

Virtual City - a homegrown technology solutions company has bagged yet another global award for its prowess in innovation. This time – the recognition was...
open innovation

Open Innovation Africa Summit, [day two]

Human capital is fundamental to any form of innovation. Luckily for Africa, human capital is its greatest resource. Education is an investment in this...
open innovation

The First-Ever Open Innovation Africa Summit (OIAS)

Will Africa be the next global success story in innovation? This is the question that over 200 selected thought leaders from 25 countries across...
John Waiboci, Virtual City Chief operations officer


A Kenyan technology company has won the Nokia Innovation Challenge Award – beating companies from 54 different countries to emerge the best – effectively...

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