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App to help unite refugee families

21 May 2013, 12:11

Nairobi - Daily Nation reports that Kenya mobile application developers have been given an opportunity to unite refugee families separated due to conflict, war and disaster.

Ericsson is set to pitch tent on June 15 -16, Ericsson to introduce a unique series of “hackathons” competition – a weekend-long marathon of developing applications on mobile networks.

Developers will create apps accessible from low-cost mobile phones, change interfaces or modify the built-in messaging application that allows refugees to exchanges messages without additional costs.

- For more visit Daily Nation


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