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Kenya: Once Again Paving The Way In Mobile, This Time With New Health App (video) | Singularity Hub

Kenya continues to be an innovation hotbed for technologies meant to improve the lives of people in the developing world. Shimba Technologies, a startup based in Nairobi, just released a new smartphone app that connects people in Kenya to quality healthcare and important health-related information. It brings to the country a valuable service typically taken for granted in the wealthier countries of the world.

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This entry was posted on June 6, 2012 by in Africa & Internationalization, Apps, Health.
Lutz Siemer

Lutz Siemer

Education, Research & Development in Social Work & IT After working as an alternative practitioner and psychotherapist in private practice for nearly ten years I stepped over to higher education in 2005. At Saxion University of Applied Sciences I lecture and do research and development in the area of Social Work, Psychology and IT. Currently I'm focussing on merging mobile technology and social work.

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