Welcoming 2 New Ushahidi Team Members

Since we became an organization last year we’ve only brought on one person to the Ushahidi staff to help with the increasing amount of work (Henry Addo in Ghana), making 5 of us total. Of course, this has only been possible due to the outstanding community of programmers, testers, grad students, translators, bloggers and designers […]

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Liberia: Ushahidi Demo and a New Dev

I’m currently in Liberia, doing a technology assessment of the country with a focus on mobile phones, internet and radio. There have been a lot of interesting meetings, but today I had one that was really a lot of fun. Matteo from UNIDO and Daniel from Crabgrass have been doing a training program with Youth […]

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Nairobi developers meetup

Overhead, originally uploaded by zulusafari. On Thursday we had an Ushahidi developer meetup in Nairobi. We met at our favorite (free wifi) food court at the Prestige Plaza, and as always, had a great time discussing the latest news, and biggest areas of focus. Big pushes in this coming 2-3 months include: Customized mapping overlays […]

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