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Investors give Ushahidi Sh105m to make modems
Business Daily Africa

Investors give Ushahidi Sh105m to make modems

A Kenyan technology firm BRCK has secured Sh105.5 million ($1.2 million) from foreign investors to expand its local and international operations. BRCK manufactures routers and modems going by the brand name BRCKs that enable users access Wifi ... Business Daily Africa, 1 month ago

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#theTrend: Ushahidi founders launch backup generator for the internet

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 Daily Nation1 month ago
Business Daily Africa

Kenya: From the Ushahidi Team, an Internet Solution for Remote Areas

If you are used to a reliable internet connection and uninterrupted power supply, you might not appreciate BRCK - a battery-powered modem that will connect you to the internet irrespective of your location. But for the 75 percent in Africa, internet ...
 AllAfrica.com1 month ago From the Ushahidi Team, an Internet Solution for Remote Areas  Individual.com1 month ago Innovation gives businesses reliable Internet linkage  Business Daily Africa2 weeks ago

Q&A: How open-source tools can help map crisis data

In this podcast, we talk to Chris Albon, director of the global crisis data arm of Ushahidi, an open-source data mapping organisation that originated in Nairobi, Kenya. Albon explains how Ushahidi software can be tailored to track data in ...
 SciDev.net4 weeks ago Q&A - How Open-Source Tools Can Help Map Crisis Data [interview]  Individual.com4 weeks ago Kenya QA - How Open-Source Tools Can Help Map Crisis Data  Big News Network4 weeks ago Kenya: Q&A - How Open-Source Tools Can Help Map Crisis Data  AllAfrica.com4 weeks ago

Get your hands dirty, Hersman tells startup CEOs

Ushahidi co-founder Erik Hersman has challenged chief executive officers (CEOs) of startups in Kenya to not be afraid to get their hands dirty and do the hard work of knocking on doors working alongside their sales teams. Speaking at the Startup ...
 HumanIPO18 hours ago

Ushahidi Helps Track Everything From Election Violence to Oil Spills (Video)

Wikipedia says , " Ushahidi, Inc. is a non-profit software company that develops free and open-source software (LGPL) for information collection, visualization, and interactive mapping. Ushahidi (Swahili for 'testimony' or 'witness') created a ...
 Slashdot3 weeks ago

Ushahidi, Futaa, Kopo Kopo among 50 most innovative Kenyan startups

Kenyan football portal has been named alongside Ushahidi and Kopo Kopo among the 50 most innovative startups in Kenya in a competition that had 5,000 entries and was judged by top startup experts. The chosen startups are in leading ...
 HumanIPO1 month ago

Rugged router firm BRCK takes $1.2M investment and reveals shipping date

BRCK, a Kenyan startup that spun out of pioneering crowdmapping outfit Ushahidi , has revealed a $1.2 million seed funding round to support the rollout of its rugged router, the shipping date of which BRCK finally announced earlier this week. The $199 BRCK ...
 Content Sutra1 month ago BRCK raises $1.2M funding round led by Investment Development  Yourstory.in1 month ago

Balkans home to nearly half of media freedom violations

Since its launch at the end of May, over 170 cases have been submitted on the Ushahidi mediafreedom crowd-sourcing platform promoted by Osservatorio Balcani e Caucaso and Index on Censorship. Over 170 cases have been submitted on a new media ...
 Scoop1 month ago "Balkans home to nearly half of media freedom violations"  B921 month ago

Ushahidi's BRCK receives $1.2m investment

Kenya's Ushahidi has announced it has received US$1.2 million seed funding for its BRCK project, hoping to solve last mile connectivity problems in rural areas. HumanIPO reported last week the device launch is set for today, with BRCK chief ...
 HumanIPO1 month ago Kenya's BRCK raises $1.2M to connect the last mile to the internet  NextBillion.net1 month ago
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