Cape Town has been chosen as the World Design Capital (WDC) of 2014! This calls for some creative celebrations. Last year RLabs hosted several co-creation events to address the social and economic wellbeing of people, and with Cape Town being...―
Some of the courses for the 1st semester in the RLabs Academy are coming to an end. I had assigned myself to the Photography class which is facilitated by Ricky Johnson. Ricky has created a very joyful and family orientated atmosphere in this...―
It was never my aspiration to start a business but when this question was posed to me: “What do you have in your hands that you can give back to the world?”, I knew what I had to do. I absolutely had to make my business, The Digital...―
If I remember correctly it was around September 2009 when I had this idea about having public transport information on a mobile phone. This is how the story unfolded. I promised my wife and our 3 boys (there were still … Continue reading...―
Wasiela Hendricks a resident in the Bridgetown area is overwhelmed at her achievements thus far. She feels at her age Life has just begun since she stepped foot in RLabs and joined the Women in ICT Programme. In an exclusive interview with Monique...―
This is a post written by my Jukka Siltanen , Associate Expert at TanzICT. TanzICT our partners and also the organisation we are doing consultancy work for here in Tanzania. TANZICT is a bilateral project between Tanzania and Finland. They work ...―
I had something up my sleeve for today’s class ( 17th July ) . Today was not just going to be about sitting behind laptops and doing class the normal way. I had the participants go out in the community and do a couple of interviews with the...―
The “Train The Trainer” Social Media workshop at Kigamboni Community Centre has begun! RLabs and TanzICT whom is conducting the training went out to the rural village on Monday (16th July) to do the first session. This training will...―
image source While I am based in Tanzania I will be representing RLabs and going around the country doing Social and New Media training with various groups and organisations . RLabs is doing consultancy work for TanzICT , our partners here in...―
This weekend RLabs together with TanzICT headed off to Iringa to do Social Media and Facilitation training with some of the key role players from the community. Yusuf ,one of the locals, and also the champion for the Living Lab initiative there ...―
This is a blog post by Yusuf.One of our RLabs champs in Iringa.He will be spear- heading the Living Lab initiative there:Read more about what he has to say: What started as a far fetched dream is finally coming to reality as TANZICT ...―
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I read a great article breaking down the recent Google I/O developers conference and what ...