Google Announces $1 Million Internet Safety Fund for African Children

Posted by - February 12, 2020

[sg_popup id=”32078″ event=”inherit”][/sg_popup]Google has announced a fund of $1 million for Google.org to support new and innovative ideas in the sphere of privacy, trust and safety in order to make online access across sub-Saharan Africa safer for families, and especially children. The ‘Be Internet Awesome programme’ is being launched in South Africa, Nigeria and the

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

Australia to focus on blockchain potential with new roadmap

Posted by - February 7, 2020

Blockchain offers the nation jobs and growth, the government has said. The Australian government believes there are opportunities across the economy that can be seized and enabled by the use of blockchain technology. The government, in its 52-page blockchain roadmap [PDF], says the technology has the potential to create jobs, create new economic growth, save businesses

Furst Salvo Launches Savings App

Posted by - January 2, 2020

Financial business advisory and investment company, Furst Salvo Limited, has launched a savings and investment mobile application. The automated savings platform, Salvo, which is powered by Xslnce Microfinance Bank was launched in Lagos recently. The Marketing Director, Furst Salvo Limited, Omawumi Jeyema, while unveiling the product explained that the platform was created to encourage a

ESET joins Google’s App Defense Alliance

Posted by - November 8, 2019

Global cybersecurity company, ESET has announced that it has become a founding member of the App Defense Alliance to protect the Google Play Store. ESET h0pes to provide detection capabilities and improved security for the Android ecosystem and spearhead investigations that make the Google Play Store safer. ESET has announced that it has become a

Spotify is launching a new streaming app for kids

Posted by - November 1, 2019

Global streaming giant, Spotify announced that it is launching a child-focused platform where kids can safely explore and listen to music. The new app, which is only available in Ireland at the moment, boasts over 6000 curated tracks – approved by editors at Spotify. Editors take several different factors into account when determining what tracks

FarmSmart unveils new Mobile App

Posted by - October 30, 2019

FarmSmart, in partnership with London-based technical consultancy Amido, announced earlier this week that it has launched an innovative mobile app that not only shares essential, sustainable and climate-smart farming knowledge to Kenyan farmers but also provides tailored recommendations for farmers based on location, soil type, season and irrigation access. FarmSmart is a mobile app launching

EDMARK Group Launches Online Food Delivery App

Posted by - October 29, 2019

The Edmark Group of Companies has launched EDFOOD, an online food delivery service application that connects its users to a wide range of restaurants anywhere and anytime. The Chairman and Founder, EDMARK Group, Sam Low, who disclosed this during the launch of the app, explained that with the solution, the company would be creating another

MyFlair Unveils Woman-centric App, Targets Capital Raising

Posted by - October 14, 2019

MyFlair, an indigenous start-up has launched an app for women healthcare tips and an all-round women care. The firm also announced that since its pilot launch, MyFlair has completed a successful first round of capital raising which has been used to fund commencement and take-off. Commenting on the app, the Founder MyFlair, Mr. Seun Fadiora