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Farmerline Cofounders Become Echoing Green Fellows

Farmerline Cofounders Become Echoing Green Fellows

Read all about the 2014 Echoing Green Fellows Emmanuel and Alloysius here: http://www.echoinggreen.org/fellows?field_fellowship_year_value=2014 Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on google plus Share on Linkedin Share on Posterous share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tumblr it Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post Print for later Tell a friend...

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Mozilla Hack Jam

Mozilla Hack Jam

A collaborative effort between students of KNUST and Sikkim Manipal University (Kumasi campus) brought about a wonderful Mozilla Hack Jam here at the TechHub, KNUST. The event started with Mahendra (of Sikkim Manipal University) speaking about his experience with the web and of becoming a Webmaker. Seeing that awesome transition made him realize that he could help other people to become Webmakers...

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Ordio

Innovation description An artiste to fan marketing medium that empowers musicians and stakeholders in the creative arts, to connect directly with their fans and everyone else in the music industry. Components An entertainment app where fans can directly follow their favorite artiste(s) and get involved in the creative process. They can find their favorite, upcoming projects/albums from their...

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Vane

Are you a discoverer? Do you love to travel? Is adventure your passion? If your answer is yes, then quit shoveling through a stack of somewhat meaningless info on the internet and get acquainted with Vane. A concierge for tourists and lovers of discovery and adventure junkies. A personal mobile assistant which helps you discover and plan interesting places to Ghana. You can book a place to stay...

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Israeli ambassador presents mFriday with the book "Start-Up Nation"

Israeli ambassador presents mFriday with the book "Start-Up Nation"

mFriday”s continuous contribution towards enhancing the start-up scene in Ghana has once again not gone unnoticed. The Israeli ambassador to Ghana, recognising this, presented the mFriday community with copies of the book “Start-Up Nation”. The book tells the story of Israel”s miraculous economic progression amidst a constant state of war and little or no natural...

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Communication on KNUST campus made easy with Vodafone Ghana’s MNotify

Communication on KNUST campus made easy with Vodafone Ghana’s MNotify

Press release, November 13, 2013: mFriday, a group of App developers at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) and members of the Vodafone Tech Hub, Ghana’s first technology and innovation centre, have built a web-based SMS notification platform to assist the University authorities communicate with students. Known as M-notify, the platform allows the administrators of the...

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mNotify wins the Youth Innovation Award in Kigali

mNotify wins the Youth Innovation Award in Kigali

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Google Maps Polling Stations Ahead of Elections.

Google Maps Polling Stations Ahead of Elections.

Fiifi Baidoo, a GASP program coordinator, today held a Google MapUp event at the TechHub. The event was aimed at mapping polling stations ahead of the 2012 General Elections in six days time. Edmond Asewe Aduni and Asiedua Debrah-Apomah, Google Student Ambassadors at KNUST, were also on hand to ensure the success of the event. The MapUp started with a brief introduction by Edmond in which he...

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IDEO.org & Water + Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP) Visit mFriday

IDEO.org & Water + Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP) Visit mFriday

Molly Norris, Robin Bigio and Faustina Asante who are working together on a USAID-funded project paid a visit to mFriday on November 27, 2012. They represented the organizations IDEO.org and Water Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP). They were hosted by Bobby, Emmanuel, Godwin and Chris on behalf of mFriday. After a brief introduction, Molly walked mFriday through their Clean Kumasi project...

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Anis Haffar on Education, iLab & TechHub.

Anis Haffar on Education, iLab & TechHub.

Anis Haffar of the GATE institute was at mFriday to engage the whole community on the Topic “The Future of Higher Education, Clues from Harvard University’s Innovation Lab”. He really made a great and engaging interaction with the community as is his style of making illustrations to make the presentation very lively.   He stated that with the advent of the the mFriday...

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