TikTok launches #BabyItsYou challenge

Posted by - February 13, 2020

TikTok, the leading destination for short-form mobile video, has launched a #BabyItsYou challenge, which runs from 11-14 February 2020, as the perfect way to get Kenyans excited about Valentine’s Day – whether you have a partner to celebrate with or not. The challenge encourages users to create a video using the Baby Its You sound

Nokia decides to ditch the Mobile World Congress 2020

Posted by - February 13, 2020

[sg_popup id=”32078″ event=”inherit”][/sg_popup]Nokia is the latest global tech giant to pull the plug on the Mobile World Congress 2020 in Barcelona, Spain, amidst fears surrounding the Coronavirus outbreak. They now join the likes of Sony, Amazon, LG, Erricson and others who have also made the decision to ditch the event. ICYMI: The World Mobile Congress

Samsung unpacks Galaxy S20 in Ghana

Posted by - February 12, 2020

[sg_popup id=”32078″ event=”inherit”][/sg_popup]Samsung has unveiled the Samsung Galaxy S20, a new series of flagship devices that fundamentally change the way we capture and experience our world. The Galaxy S20 series introduces a brand-new camera architecture that combines AI with Samsung’s largest image sensor yet for stunning image quality. Along with the camera, the Galaxy S20

AITI-KACE collaborates with Ghana National Association of ICT Teachers to boost subject in schools

Posted by - February 12, 2020

[sg_popup id=”32078″ event=”inherit”][/sg_popup]The Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT (AITI-KACE) as a means to support ICT education in Ghanaian schools has begun collaborative engagements with the Ghana National Association of ICT Teachers (GNAIT). As part of the on-going process, the centre hosted members of GNAIT to present to them NYANSAPO, Ghana’s first indigenous

Google Announces Launch of $1 Million Pan-African Grant, Launches Internet Awesome

Posted by - February 11, 2020

Google has announced the launch of a $1 million pan-African Google.org fund to support innovative ideas around privacy, trust and the safety of families online across sub-Saharan Africa. Seember Nyager, Policy and Government Relations Manager, Google Nigeria, said at the 16th annual Safer Internet Day (SID) “that Google was committed to a safe internet for

Gov’t urged to deploy technology in slapping spot fines on traffic offenders

Posted by - February 10, 2020

[sg_popup id=”32078″ event=”inherit”][/sg_popup]Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of AppsNMobile Technology Software Development Company, Richard Bansah, is urging government to consider deploying technology in the administration of spot fines to generate enough from wayward road users. Speaking on the Business Edition on the Citi Breaksfast Show, Mr. Bansah said there is huge revenue to be made

Apple fined for slowing down old iPhones

Posted by - February 10, 2020

Apple has been fined 25 million euros (£21m, $27m) for deliberately slowing down older iPhone models without making it clear to consumers. The fine was imposed by France’s competition and fraud watchdog DGCCRF, which said consumers were not warned. In 2017, Apple confirmed that it did slow down some iPhones, but said it only did

Zipline To Start Delivery of Supplies to Northern Region by End of February

Posted by - February 4, 2020

[sg_popup id=”32078″ event=”Inherit”][/sg_popup] By the end of February, Zipline, the drone delivery company, will start delivering medical supplies to health facilities across the Savannah, Northern, North East and Upper East Regions. Simon Batamya Aseno, the community lead at Zipline gave the updates and said all the designated points of delivery would be served in the

Update: Government to Launch “Universal QR Code” Payment System in December

Posted by - February 3, 2020

Update: The Ghana Interbank Payments and Settlements System (GhIPSS) says they will officially roll out the Universal QR code system in Ghana in March. According to Chief Executive of GhIPSS, Archie Hesse, explained that the QR code solution will enable merchants to receive payment from various consumer funding sources on any platform. “This Universal QR