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Liquid Cloud announces access to Oracle Cloud via FastConnect

Liquid Cloud announces access to Oracle Cloud via FastConnect

Liquid Cloud has announced it will offer connectivity to Oracle Cloud through Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) FastConnect in South Africa.  The collaboration with Oracle will allow Liquid Cloud customers to access Oracle Cloud through FastConnect using Liquid’s extensive fibre network. In addition to organisations using FastConnect via Liquid CloudConnect as a service, it will also […]
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Airtel Kenya Separates From Airtel Money Business

Airtel Kenya Separates From Airtel Money Business

Airtel Kenya has announced the separation of Airtel Money from its Telecom business on Thursday. The public notice indicated that the phone-based service has been transferred to Airtel Money Kenya Limited. Following the separation, Airtel Money Kenya Limited will take over and continue the provision of the Airtel Money Services, in collaboration with Airtel Networks […]
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IoT Company Novek to receive $1 million Mastercard Strive grant

IoT Company Novek to receive $1 million Mastercard Strive grant

Internet-of-Things (IOT) company, Novek will receive a share of $1 million in total grant from the Strive Community Innovation Fund.  The UK-based company working with micro-retailers in Kenya will see the funding go towards their work developing an IOT-enabled washing powder dispenser enabling Kenyan micro-retailers to better serve their customers. Washing powder is a widely […]
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The Value Of NFT Art Goes Up Amid Crypto Crash

The Value Of NFT Art Goes Up Amid Crypto Crash

New research has revealed that the value of NFT Art has gone up over the last 30 days, the average price for NFT art is $232.24 per artwork. Average 30-day sales for an NFT collection totals $42,499.92, based on the average NFT price and average sales volume of 183 sales per month. The research, conducted […]
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MTek Launches Flexi Hela Savings Platform In Partnership With Sanlam

MTek Launches Flexi Hela Savings Platform In Partnership With Sanlam

Local digital online insurance platform, mTek-Services has Thursday launched Flexi Hela Savings Platform in partnership with Sanlam Kenya. The new service, a savings solution with a guaranteed return, will see customers use the mTek app to save and access their savings in real-time. The product’s flexibility allows customers to adjust their savings limits and the […]
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DataMuse Partners With French Tech Giant Criteo To Drive Commerce

DataMuse Partners With French Tech Giant Criteo To Drive Commerce

DataMuse Thursday announced a partnership with Criteo a commerce media company to enable Africa’s marketers and media owners to drive better commerce outcomes. The audience, media and tech company will become Criteo’s preferred partner making the company’s Commerce Media Platform, a suite of products that activates the world’s largest set of commerce data, available to […]
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Microsoft Teams Announce New Features On Its Platform

Microsoft Teams Announce New Features On Its Platform

Microsoft has announced new features and capabilities for Microsoft Teams and Microsoft 365 at its recent Build 2022 developer conference. Teams Live Share and Loop components were among the biggest announcements, making it easier to collaborate across Microsoft 365 in real-time. Argantic CEO Garry Ackerman says Live Share is one of the many new ways […]
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