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Posted on 16 Sep 2012, 2:59 pm by paul

The m2work hackathon Kenya is almost coming to an end and you can almost feel the tension in the atmostphere as judges deliberate on the winners. The hackers wait anxiously....

Posted on 16 Sep 2012, 10:43 am by paul

As the clock counts down, all teams are rushing to polish their prototypes ready for the pitching session at  2:00 pm. There are 10 groups in total, each providing a different solution. Everyone is getting ready to present hoping they will walk away as the top prize winner.

May the best team win

Posted on 16 Sep 2012, 5:09 am by paul

The hackthon is taking place across the five m:Labs globally. The event attracted a huge number of techies in Kenya, with over One Hundred and Fifty of them stating their interest in participating in the event.

The event kicked off well on 15th September with One Hundred and Twenty participants showing up. Participants came up with 10 ideas, forming 10 teams with each of the teams being on the same level ground, working their way towards the goal.

Prize money at stake is as follows:

Posted on 16 Sep 2012, 3:26 am by paul

After an entire night of coding and product development, the teams are almost on their way to go with the products. However the last hurdle reamins- Day 2. 

Posted on 15 Sep 2012, 9:41 pm by paul

The hackathon is already halfway through, teams are showing signs of breaking through with a solution. One question still lingers though...are we winning?

Posted on 15 Sep 2012, 3:51 pm by paul

10 teams, 10 ideas, 2 days, 3 it all unfold live on our ustream channel at

Posted on 15 Sep 2012, 10:13 am by paul

m2work Hackathon Kenya sees a huge turnout as over a hundred participants show up for the event. The Prize money at stake stands at Ksh 100,000 for the first prize, Ksh 70,000 for the second prize and Ksh 40,000 for the third prize. In addition, the two best ideas stand to win $2,000 each worth of investment fund. 

Posted on 15 Sep 2012, 8:41 am by paul

The hackathon kickstarts at 9:30 am at the iHub. Turn-up is in huge numbers.

Posted on 14 Sep 2012, 4:39 pm by paul

Less thirteen hours to m2work hackathon and counting... Meanwhile, hackers in Vietnam have already started hacking.

Posted on 14 Sep 2012, 8:11 am by paul

m:lab East Africa in collaboration with YoungInnovations, will be holding the m2Work hackathon at the iHub this weekend, on Saturday and Sunday the 15th and Sunday 16th of September 2012.