Increased digital engagement drives solid Q1 results for Twilio, GoDaddy

Posted by - May 7, 2020

Companies such as Twilio and GoDaddy posted strong results for the first quarter due to increased digital interaction, while Equinix and Fortinet also posted solid results. As businesses and employees step up their efforts to participate in digital interaction in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the businesses that drive these initiatives are faring fairly well.

5 Ways Artificial Intelligence is Being Used in Africa

Posted by - February 27, 2020

Africa stands on the precipice of emerging technologies and innovation in response to decades of hardship and frustration. Amongst those innovations are those in the AI sphere, with African developers and innovators finding unique and lucrative ways to make the lives of clients and customers easier. Here are 5 ways AI is being used from

ECG Power Mobile App: Learn how to download ECG Power on Android & iPhone

Posted by - February 19, 2020

The Vice President of Ghana, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, join ECG to launch the new ECG mobile app called ECG Power officially. ECP Power Mobile app is not first from the company. However, this new app comes with added benefits. With ECG Power app, one can check their meter balance, how much credit they have used

What We Know About The “New” ECG Power App

Posted by - February 19, 2020

Today, the official ECG app was unveiled and rolled out to customers. The app which gives customers the ability to buy prepaid and postpaid credit for their electricity meters. Dubbed the “ECG Power App”, it’s currently available on the Google Playstore as well as the iOS Store. Here’s what we know about the new ECG

Google Maps turns 15: A look back on where it all began

Posted by - February 7, 2020

From whiteboard to browser It’s been 15 years since Google Maps was launched by Australian software engineer Noel Gordon, Stephen Ma, and Danish-born Rasmussen brothers Lars and Jens. “What I remember that day mostly was that we had, what we considered, a pretty amazing launch. We served some 10 million maps on the very first

Social Media Bill Will Stifle Innovation, Creativity, NCS Insists

Posted by - January 16, 2020

The Nigeria Computer Society (NCS), has opposed the proposed Social Media Bill, insisting that if passed into law, will stifle the power of innovation and creativity among Nigerian youths that are very active on various social media platforms. The proposed Social Media Bill, which was first introduced on November 5 2019, at the upper house

Inlaks Launches “thehatch” Innovation Lab with A Hackathon Challenge

Posted by - August 22, 2019

In a bid to bring innovative solutions to the Fintech industry and pave the way for young technology entrepreneurs, leading system integrator in Sub-Saharan Africa, Inlaks is set to birth an innovation lab called thehatch. The launch of thehatch supports the vision of Inlaks to expand into a new phase termed “Inlaks 2.0”. The innovation

Union Bank launches edtech challenge to boost innovation in education sector

Posted by - July 31, 2019

As part of efforts to promote innovation in the education sector, Union Bank has announced the launch of the 2019 EdTech Challenge. The edTech Challenge is the third edition of the annual Innovation Challenge series and aims to discover, showcase and support innovative, cutting-edge technologies with the potential to transform Nigeria’s education system. The Challenge