You can now Google search engine on your desktop computer to find your lost phone. In case you’ve lost your Android phone, all you need to know where your computer is.
SAP Africa has appointed Dr. Adriana Marais to take on the role as Head of Innovation where she is expected to lead the IoT Lab, the Co-Innovation Lab initiatives, as well as other innovation streams for SAP while taking the company’s Digital Platform solutions to market. She will also drive strategic co-innovation projects...
Developed to address the problem of bringing light to remote parts of the developing world,  GravityLight is simply charged by a bag that is filled with around 9kg of material and hung from a cord below the light. As the bag descends, a series of gears inside the device translates...
Ms. Geek is a competition designed to inspire African girls to be part of solving the continent’s challenges using technology and encourage them to choose a career in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). Applications are currently ongoing in the Transform Africa member states; Rwanda, Kenya, Uganda, Angola, Burkina Faso,...
A collaboration between researchers at Harvard SEAS, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Wyss Institute has led to the development of a self-assembling robot. The new design was detailed in a study, called 'A method for building self-folding machines', reported in the journal Science . It relies upon the power of...
Toyota has unveiled a car that comes with an instruction book you'll actually need to use. Toyota's concept car, the Camatte57s, hopes to bring parents and children closer by getting them to build a car together. The Camatte57s features a roofless, roadster-style design that seats three. Even kids can drive it,...
Founded in 2011, AfriLabs; a Pan-African innovation hub network - has been working through tech hubs to build an innovation infrastructure that encourages the growth of Africa’s knowledge economy by supporting the development of start-ups, technology, and innovation, fostering partnerships between tech hubs across the different regions and promoting opportunities...
Makerere University is in advanced stages of procuring components for their second electronic vehicle, Kayoola bus, ahead of its launch in October. This follows the College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology students having successfully tested their first electronic car, Kiira EV, manufactured two years ago. The key principal investigator and...
BMW has announced a new feature that can enable a car to park itself and return to you at the touch of a button. A voice command is spoken into a smart-watch and immediately, the car leaves its space and drives to the exit, calculating the time it will take so...
Many tech companies today have been working so hard on tech gadgets that can help the disabled feel more comfortable about themselves. Among the companies include: Samsung Corp. who came up with an eye-tracking mouse, "EyeCan+" which is positioned below a monitor for people with disabilities to be able to write and edit documents...