Technology

Google is now 23 features animated doodle

Google is now 23 features animated doodle

Google on Monday celebrated its 23rd birthday with a birthday cake doodle on its homepage to mark the occasion. The search engine started in the year 1997 co-founded by Sergey Brin and Larry Page, with Google current CEO Sundar Pichai taking over operations in 2015. Google has grown tremendously over the years becoming one of the […]
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Liquid Intelligent Technologies connects DRC with high-speed connectivity

Liquid Intelligent Technologies connects DRC with high-speed connectivity

Liquid Intelligent Technologies has announced that it is now delivering affordable high-speed connectivity to communities in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The technology firm is using state-of-the-art Wireless Optical Communication technology (WOC) from Project Taara at X, Alphabet’s moonshot factory. This achievement marks a robust high-capacity communications bridge between Kinshasa and Congo Brazzaville. Despite […]
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MPost eyes South Africa, Uganda, Rwanda as it taps e-commerce market

MPost eyes sub-saharan region as it taps e-commerce market

MPost has announced plans to speed up its expansion into the Sub-Saharan region to tap into opportunities presented by the implementation of the Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA). Speaking during a Trade Forward podcast organized by the International Trade Centre (ITC), a joint agency of the United Nations and the World Trade Organisation, Twahir Mohamed, the […]
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Leveraging Blockchain to change the world

Leveraging Blockchain to change the world

Bitcoin was not always considered in the best light as it is now. Bitcoin that is powered by blockchain technology, was often associated with nefarious activities and the dark web. It is quite recently that people have started to notice Bitcoin and the technology that runs it. Recently the blockchain technology has been implemented in […]
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Pandemic drives surge in use of digital health solutions across Africa

Pandemic drives surge in use of digital health solutions across Africa

Across Africa, there has been an exponential rise in the number of people engaging with digital health services through their smartphones, creating vast potential for countries to deliver access to healthcare digitally. This was a key finding of Vodacom’s e-health policy paper released recently as part of the Africa.connected campaign. Based on research and personal […]
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Copia scoops three awards at Kenya E-commerce awards

Copia scoops three awards at Kenya E-commerce awards

Copia Global, mobile commerce platform for low-income African consumers, has scooped three awards at the Kenya 2021 E-commerce awards. Recognizing online retailers that are contributing to removing barriers in e-commerce and excellence in the sector, Copia was awarded Best e-Commerce Customer Service, COVID Continuity and Best in e-Commerce Building Materials. Tim Steel, Copia Global Chief Executive […]
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