If you spend a lot of time working away from home, or are juggling a hectic work and lifestyle, then you may want to consider investing in some tech that is both flexible and durable so that you can get your work done and also enjoy gaming or catching...
If you are still not up to speed or other cryptocurrencies then in a nutshell bitcoin is a digital currency developed in 2008 by someone who used the pseudonym 'Satoshi Nakamoto' and bitcoin can be purchased using your own money or credit cards. The cryptocurrency is often used as an...
Entering the connected vehicle era, technology major Huawei has released its "OceanConnect IoV" (Internet of Vehicles) platform that will enable digital transformation for automobile manufacturers. Announcing the IoV platform at the computer expo "CeBIT 2018" here on Monday, Huawei said the IoV leads to in-depth convergence of ICT and the automobile industry. "Huawei...
Global off-grid renewable energy operator and technology integrator, Winch Energy and African ISP iWayAfrica will deploy a remote solar kiosk under a pilot program. The Winch Hub (WH®) is a bespoke containerized off-grid solution designed and manufactured by Winch, to provide energy and communication services to residential, public and business customers located in rural...
There are so many computer models and at times it becomes very confusing when you are trying to shop for the best machine. This is because many people will always try to compare both quality and the price and as the saying goes cheap is expensive for you to...
Leading off-grid energy company Fenix International has announced a pay-out to employees such as customer service associates, sales managers, chefs, and guards under their unique inclusive employee ownership programme in Africa. The ‘Fenix Flames’ programme extends benefits to employees in lieu of traditional company stock options. As part of an...
The Prime Minister of Rwanda, the Honourable Edouard Ngirente, this morning officially declared the Africa Innovation Summit (AIS) 2018 open in Kigali, Rwanda. AIS II will focus on innovative and disruptive solutions to the major challenges facing African countries, which include energy access, water, food insecurity, health systems, and governance. ...
The African Development Bank, together with partners – The Rockefeller Foundation, Microsoft, and Facebook – launched the Coding for Employment Program at the African Innovation Summit in Kigali, Rwanda. By training youth in demand-driven Information and Communications Technology (ICT) curriculum and matching graduates directly with ICT employers, this new Program...
Nesta, on behalf of Feed the Future, today announced that 228 applications were received, mostly from Africa, for the global Fall Armyworm Tech Prize. The Prize aims to find digital solutions to identify, track and protect crops from the pest, which has devastated agricultural produce across the continent. USAID’s Digital...
Last week, the Blockchain Association of Uganda together with the Government of Uganda through the Ministry of ICT and National Guidance successfully hosted the inaugural Africa Blockchain Conference at the Serena Hotel Conference Center from 23rd to 24th May 2018. The Conference that opened under the theme ‘The Role of Blockchain Technology in Africa’s...