Total prize – Ksh 1.5 million
Grand prize – Ksh 200,000 + Samsung Handset
The winners from the first round are:
Eat Out Mobile is Kenya’s first mobile restaurant guide, allowing us ers to search for restaurants using location, cuisine and budget. The application also benefits from having a popular website www.eatout.co.ke and facebook.com/eatoutkenya presence.
Paul Mungai– Tweet Drill Down
Using the phone’s current geographic location as a reference point, the application will retrieve geo-located tweets within a given geographic radius and provide the capability to filter the data based on certain criteria e.g. crime, food, sports, politics & people.
Sam Kariu – Geuza
Geuza is a Swahili-English translator game app that test’s your knowledge in Swahili vocabulary and helps you improve your fluency.
Nelly Ndonye – Nelly Data
Mobile application for providing real time data from the Nairobi Stock Exchange (NSE)
Bernard Owuor – Zynde Money Manager
This application plugs into Zynde.com – A Kenyan money management (budget, expenses, income, tax etc) web site. The Bada application allows individuals, employees and SMEs to track their finances through their Bada phones on the move