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Emerging Technologies to Man International Borders

For decades, long immigration queues at airports have been a concern with new complexities post the pandemic. With travel restrictions easing globally, border control authorities are likely to spend more time scrutinizing travelers’ records, given the added need to review health credentials and vaccination statuses, according to Jiten Vyas, Regional Group Chief Operating Officer at […]
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Incentro renews Google Cloud’s Infrastructure Specialization

Incentro renews Google Cloud’s Infrastructure Specialization

Incentro announced it has renewed its Infrastructure Specialization in Google Cloud Partner Advantage. The Google Partners Advantage program enables organizations like Incentro to gain access to training, support, and resources to set clients up to succeed. This also allows Incentro to stand out from other partners as a reputable and trusted organization with the knowledge […]
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TuneCore Partners with International Social Networking App, Ayoba

TuneCore Partners with International Social Networking App, Ayoba

TuneCore is excited to announce that the leading automated independent digital music distributor has partnered with social networking super-app, Ayoba.  Developed by Simfy Africa, Ayoba delivers free music, entertainment, instant messaging, voice and video calling, and more to over 500,000 monthly users worldwide . Ayoba also allows users to subscribe to various free channels where […]
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Little the taxi-hailing app ventures in the logistics market

‘Little’ the taxi-hailing app ventures in the logistics market

Little, the taxi-hailing app has announced that it will be venturing into the logistics market. According to a statement by the cab CEO, Kamal Budhabhatti, the development follows a successful run-in corporate can-hailing launched a few years ago.Little is currently piloting the service with two corporate customers; its commercial launch is expected to be announced […]
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Tesla Founder Elon Musk Buys Twitter for $44 Billion

Elon Musk’s Joke On Buying Twitter Manifests 6 Years Later

What started out as a joke in a tweet reply back in 2017 became the ultimate resolve for the World’s youngest billionaire, Elon Musk. This exchange continues to haunt me pic.twitter.com/W06oSqx0MR — Dave Smith (@redletterdave) April 25, 2022 Dave Smith shared a screenshot of the conversation from 2017 indicating that it continues to haunt him. […]
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Tushop Raises $3M to Scale Community Group-Buying in Kenya

Tushop Raises $3M to Scale Community Group-Buying in Kenya

Kenyan social-commerce platform, Tushop has secured $3M in pre-seed funding round, led by 4DX Ventures and with participation from JAM Fund, Breyer Capital, Chandaria Capital, TO Ventures, Golden Palm Investments, FirstCheck Africa, and DFS Lab. The startup enables communities in Nairobi to buy groceries more cheaply with free delivery. Wasoko (formerly Sokowatch) also joined to […]
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