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Kaspersky gets patent for tech meant to detect malicious functionality in a virtual machine 1024 578 Admin

Kaspersky gets patent for tech meant to detect malicious functionality in a virtual machine

Kaspersky has received a patent (US10339301) from the US Patent and Trademark Office for a technology designed to simplify the detection of malicious functionality in a virtual machine. By creating…

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AWIT’s “Awaken the TechAZON Within” seeks to empower African Women 1024 722 Admin

AWIT’s “Awaken the TechAZON Within” seeks to empower African Women

African Women in Technology Conference (AWIT 2019) seeking to connect start-ups to mentors has kicked off in Nairobi, Kenya. Hosted yearly by ​IBOM LLC​, the 3-day conference is themed “Awaken…

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How to Collect WhatsApp Business Opt-Ins – Infobip 1024 536 Admin

How to Collect WhatsApp Business Opt-Ins – Infobip

A guide through the WhatsApp Business opt-in requirements with four easy examples. Today, customers expect brands to be available on their favorite communication channels, like WhatsApp – the most preferred messaging…

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Facebook AI researchers create world’s high-res map of Africa 800 800 Admin

Facebook AI researchers create world’s high-res map of Africa

The New AI-powered, high-res maps to help humanitarian aid and relief agencies better assist people in need. Facebook (www.Facebook.com) is working closely with key non-profit and research partners to use artificial…

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IX Reach picks Djibouti data center for network expansion in Africa
IX Reach picks Djibouti data center for network expansion in Africa 610 330 Admin

IX Reach picks Djibouti data center for network expansion in Africa

IX Reach has announced the expansion of its network into East Africa in partnership with the award-winning Djibouti Data Center, which was selected as the strategic hub for IX Reach’s…

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State of African 4G
The State of African 4G 610 297 Admin

The State of African 4G

The report estimates the number of 4G connections on the continent at around 50m in 2017, a number which, on the current trajectory, should rise to around 90m in 2018. read more
Cellulant, has built Africa’s first Augmented Reality (AR) powered try-on experiences in Facebook Messenger. As part of the roll-out programme, Kenyan brandHuddah Cosmetics, has been selected as the first social commerce merchant on Mula to launch the platform; leveraging on Facebook to provide a unique product discoveryshopping experience for their customers.
Cellulant, Facebook partner to launch Augmented Reality 610 343 Admin

Cellulant, Facebook partner to launch Augmented Reality

Kenya’s  Huddah Cosmetics has been selected by  Pan-African Payments company, Cellulant to launch the first Augmented Reality (AR) powered try-on experiences on Facebook Messenger. read more
Sophos reports rise of targeted cyber attacks
Sophos reports rise of targeted cyber attacks 610 305 Admin

Sophos reports rise of targeted cyber attacks

Sophos (LSE: SOPH) today launched its 2019 Threat Report providing insights into emerging and evolving cybersecurity trends. The report, produced by SophosLabs researchers, explores changes in the threat landscape over the past 12 months, uncovering trends and how they are expected to impact cybersecurity in 2019. read more
online data
People struggle to trust anyone with their online data – report 610 407 Admin

People struggle to trust anyone with their online data – report

From cybercriminals to their own government, employers and even family, people worry about who could access their online life read more
Mastercard CEO and Uganda
Mastercard CEO, Uganda PM discuss technology in driving growth 610 458 Admin

Mastercard CEO, Uganda PM discuss technology in driving growth

Ajay Banga, President and CEO of Mastercard, visited Uganda this week where he met with Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda, Prime Minister, Republic of Uganda. During their meeting, Mr. Banga reinforced Mastercard’s ongoing commitment to the country…

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