Month: <span>April 2021</span>

Microsoft moves to healthcare with $19.7 B acquisition of Nuance

Microsoft moves to healthcare with $19.7 B acquisition of Nuance

Microsoft and Nuance announced they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Microsoft will acquire Nuance in a transaction valued at $19.7 billion. Nuance is a cloud and AI software leader representing decades of accumulated healthcare and enterprise AI experience. Mark Benjamin will remain CEO of Nuance, reporting to Scott Guthrie, executive vice president […]
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Telkom Kenya rolls out Fursa e-wallet to provide loans to youth

Telkom Kenya rolls out Fursa e-wallet to enable youth access loans

Telkom Kenya will develop a youth-focused digital wallet dubbed fursa to relieve them from financial exclusion during the pandemic. The telco has signed an agreement with the Ministry of ICT’s National Youth Council of Kenya (NYCK) to co-create ‘Fursa’, (Swahili for opportunity) a platform that allows the council to disburse funds to youth conveniently, faster, securely […]
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How to become a Bolt Bodaboda rider

How to become a Bolt Bodaboda rider

Bolt Kenya allows a bodaboda rider to join the mobile app hailing company to offer tech-oriented transport solution. Bodaboda riders can easily partner with Bolt by registering their motorbike with them and once accepted into the program are able to access a number of customers. Bolt has Boda ride services in Nairobi, Kisumu, Eldoret, Kitale […]
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LG unveils eco-friendly soundbars with AI for superior audio

LG unveils eco-friendly soundbars with AI for superior audio

LG Electronics (LG) has rollout the 2021 LG Soundbar lineup, designed to deliver a premium audio experience, versatility and convenience for the consumer, and is good for the environment. The latest innovation in the LG audio experience raises the bar for eco-conscious designs and packaging. Besides high-quality audio, easy connectivity, smart functionality and stylish aesthetics, […]
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Strathmore University to offer training on Blockchain

Strathmore University to offer training on Blockchain

@ilabAfrica-Strathmore University has partnered with 482.solutions, Odessa, Ukraine to provide training on blockchain solutions development to students at Strathmore University. The training is set to equip Kenyan students with skills that will set them apart from others and provide the Kenyan market with highly skilled professionals in blockchain. The establishment of partnerships between Strathmore University and 482.solutions became possible […]
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