Kytabu & Eneza Education Emerge Winners At The GIST Initiative 2013

Kenya’s Kytabu and Eneza Education have emerged winners at the Global Innovation through Science and Technology (GIST) initiative 2013 at first place and second place respectively. Kytabu, founded by Tonee Ndungu, is a subscription application allowing Kenyan students to access curriculum textbooks via mobile payment gateway while Eneza, developed by Toni

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Dedan Kimathi Uni students making complicated data look sexy

How do you make complicated and dull statistics interesting? Power Point presentations, the most common way of displaying ideas, processes and information is losing its allure. But there are more interesting ways of showing complicated data so that anyone can interact and understand the information.   Four students at Dedan Kimathi University,

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Nokia, Microsoft empower varsity talent with the midnight developer challenge

Winners of the on-going Nokia and Microsoft’s mobile app development competition will be announced on May 6th 2013. The competition dubbed The Midnight Developer Challenge is aimed at providing university students with exposure and training in the latest mobile and app development technologies. The challenge will see university students from 25

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BlackBerry Jam Session for Universities comes to Kenya

More than 40 developers attended a BlackBerry Jam Session for universities in Kenya on Wednesday at the Mocca Hotel in Nairobi, illustrating the high level of interest amongst university students for creating apps for the BlackBerry platform in this market.   The event follows the successful series of BlackBerry Jam Sessions and

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