Goodyear wants to harness fundamental principle of physics that when you use energy, some of it is lost.
Uganda’s startup BarefootLaw along side Ghana’s Farmerline and Kenya’s Kytabu emerged winners of the 2017 King Baudouin African Development Prize; a prize that rewards outstanding contributions made by individuals or organisations in the area of development in Africa. The Prize highlights innovative initiatives that improve the quality of life...
Once again, the ACIA Award is here. ACIA 2016 will mark the 6th round of the awards to recognize and reward outstanding ICT innovations in Uganda. ACIA provides a platform upon which outstanding ICT innovations can be showcased and propelled to further success. Objectives of the ACIA Awards To recognize outstanding...
A solar-powered plane "the Solar Impulse" that has wowed aviation fans in Europe is preparing to fly across North America. This was made public by the Swiss creators of the plane through an announcement on Thursday deciding on the U.S. cities the experimental plane will visit during its "Across...
Ford has revealed that your car could soon monitor your health and even take over driving if you get ill or fall asleep at the wheel. The car giant says it is even developing ‘car ambulances’ that contain an array of medical sensors that could allow doctors to examine people...
Prototypes of a machine, that is said (by its manufacturers) to make the perfect cup of tea, are being tested in US coffee shops. Bkon, the company behind the machine, says the brewing process is a lot more complicated than simply dipping a tea-bag into some boiling water. The Craft Brewer...
Kenya’s Famalia and Sauti  are among the winners that will benefit from HiiL’s EUR 160,000 (approx. $176,256) grant. The Hague Institute for the Innovation of Law (HiiL) has picked a total of ten start-ups in the category of SME Empowerment and Family Justice, following a series of BoostCamp events...
Car-Tech blog, AutoBlog yesterday reported that Google was awarded a patent that will use the GPS in your car to note the location of potholes and send that data to the cloud. With this technology, a communication device could be embedded in a stereo or radio system, while location would be...
Kenyan entrepreneurs are set to pitch their startups to investors and Executive officers at the back of an Uber in the 2017 edition of the UberPitch. The pitch which is organized by taxi hailing company, Uber and entrepreneur club, Metta in conjunction with the Nairobi Innovation week will run under...
When was the last time you wanted to be a Millionaire but didn't have a clue how, well I have good news for you so stopping having that 'De Javu' where you see your self on the beach with a cocktail and a Cuban and put your thinking cup...