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[Interview] Dr. Kevin Muragaijimana MD, Founder & CEO of DoctorAI
28-11-2022 | 13:53:00
DoctorAI is a HealthTech and Artificial Intelligence-based company, officially registered in November 2021, founded by two Rwandans medical doctors ,Dr. Kevin MURAGIJIMANA & Dr. David NDAYISHIMIYE.
ThetaRay AI Tech to monitor remittance transactions into Africa for Zeepay
24-11-2022 | 08:02:58
The agreement with Zeepay highlights ThetaRay’s expansion in the African payments market.
[Column] Cameron Beveridge: How tech is enhancing life-saving blood transfusion value chain
18-11-2022 | 12:43:00
New technologies are reshaping the blood transfusion value chain to bring greater efficiency, traceability and consistency to this life-saving procedure.
Microsoft partners with Planet to provide AI and satellite data for African climate adaptation projects
16-11-2022 | 08:56:00
This technology collaboration is in support of Microsoft’s recently-announced first global expansion of its AI for Good Labs into Nairobi, Kenya and Cairo, Egypt and the establishment of a corresponding AI Innovation Council with local partners and nonprofits.
American Tower and PowerX to drive sustainability in the African telecommunications industry via AI solutions
11-11-2022 | 10:33:48
Roll-out of PowerX’s AI platform has brought enhanced insight into the power management and analysis of ATC Africa’s sites.
ATC Africa partners with PowerX to drive sustainability in the African telecommunications industry
07-11-2022 | 15:19:00
ATC Africa and PowerX announced a strategic partnership that will bring the significant efficiency and environmental benefits of PowerX’s artificial intelligence (AI) solutions to Africa’s telecommunications industry.
[Ethiopia] Ethio Telecom selects Subex to deploy its HyperSense Fraud Management solution
01-11-2022 | 10:05:23
Subex, a pioneer in driving AI-led Digital Trust, announced it has been selected by Ethio Telecom to deploy its Fraud Management solution.
Data analytics and artificial intelligence to drive the growth of fintech, study
11-10-2022 | 12:55:37
The metaverse, AI, 5G, and data analytics are making hyper-personalized experiences possible for consumers, which, in turn, fuel the demand for a 24/7 digital experience.
How Rwanda is using Artificial Intelligence to improve healthcare
07-10-2022 | 09:38:59
Drug stock-outs and shortage of medical equipment in health facilities in Rwanda are becoming a thing of the past, thanks to an innovation that is addressing procurement constraints.
Akon Lighting partners with GATC Health to provide AI-driven healthcare to over 1 million people in Africa
28-09-2022 | 07:52:00
The initiative will gather and study the genetics, biological data and other important health information of at least 1 million people across Africa.
SmarTek21 expands AI IntelliTek platform in South Africa to streamline health, telecom and education sectors
26-09-2022 | 09:42:00
US West Coast Headquartered SmarTek21, a global pioneer in AI-enabled solutions, announced it has joined forces with Regional Partners AI Intelligent Technologies of South Africa to lead the healthcare, telecommunications and education transformation.
[Nigeria] SAS Summit demonstrates how AI can cast a safety net over African financial services
15-09-2022 | 10:57:00
Innovation and digital transformation have driven the rapid expansion of financial services across the continent, especially over mobile devices by telecommunications providers, bringing transactional power to customers in the most rural areas.
New office for Vodafone Intelligent Solutions (VOIS) in Egypt’s Alexandria city.
14-09-2022 | 13:55:51
The opening of the new office underpins Egypt as an attractive investment destination for multinational companies such as Vodafone, which is keen to expand its global delivery business in Egypt.
[Column] Patrick Ndegwa: Homegrown intelligence - How AI in Africa is taking shape
08-09-2022 | 13:58:00
AI in Africa requires the input of stakeholders, including government, Internet service providers, entrepreneurs, data scientists, and all professionals operating within the field to produce new and cutting-edge data-driven African solutions to African problems.
ThetaRay AI Tech to monitor African payments for Nigerian fintech ARCA
08-09-2022 | 10:08:46
ARCA is the first Nigerian fintech to adopt ThetaRay’s advanced SONAR solution, industry renowned for its ability to detect the very first signs of sophisticated financial crime.
[Column] Ghassan Azzi: Securing the digital frontier - Kenya’s businesses need the right data infrastructure
01-09-2022 | 08:29:00
Sitting at the heart of that infrastructure is the importance of data, and although some overlook it, businesses need to take data storage seriously for the sake of business continuity, data accessibility, and security.
Rockefeller Foundation invests in satellite data and AI to accelerate economic development, climate resilience in Africa
30-08-2022 | 10:34:00
The Rockefeller Foundation announced a new $5.5 million collaboration with e-GUIDE and Atlas AI to accelerate economic development and promote climate resilient infrastructure investment across sub-Saharan Africa.
[Column] Phil Lewis: Connecting the Dots in Food & Bev with Artificial Intelligence
22-08-2022 | 13:54:00
The value of the market for artificial intelligence (AI) in the food and beverage sector is expected to reach a staggering $29.94 billion by 2026
South Africa's Old Mutual Insure selects Sapiens for complete data and analytics solution
10-08-2022 | 16:03:00
Sapiens International Corporation announced the deployment of Sapiens Intelligence by Old Mutual Insure (OMI), to provide an enterprise-wide consolidated view of the organization's data and support its reporting and analytics needs.
[Column] Ben Azvine: AI and defending the future of autonomy
28-07-2022 | 13:23:00
Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (CAVs) are changing the way we think about mobility - and transforming the digital network infrastructure that supports these vehicles.
Nigeria's Oilserv selects GEP's AI-driven software to manage its spend globally
19-07-2022 | 12:28:00
GEP, the provider of procurement and supply chain strategy, announced that Oilserv, the Sub-Saharan Africa oil & gas services company, selected GEP SOFTWARE, to support its entire source-to-contract (S2C) process.
[Column] Patrick Evans: Robots take up the cybersecurity fight
13-07-2022 | 10:55:15
The massive surge in cybercrime, the ever-increasing number of threat vectors, and a critical skills shortage has left organizations feeling more vulnerable to cyberattacks than ever before.
[Google Incentro Bootcamp] Get the tools you need to build what’s next with Google Cloud
13-07-2022 | 09:44:00
You’re invited to attend a free Cloud OnBoard bootcamp in Nairobi, Kenya, at the United States International University Africa (USIU Africa) on July 28, 2022 from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. GMT+3
Egypt's AASTMT partners with RobotLAB to launch first AI lab in the MENA region
12-07-2022 | 09:56:00
Egypt's Arab Academy for Science, Technology & Maritime Transport (AASTMT) and RobotLAB, the educational robotics company, announced a partnership to build an Artificial Intelligence (AI) and robotics lab on the campus.
Education Tech partners with Pearson to provide English language learning solutions in Algeria
05-07-2022 | 10:18:05
Education Tech, the provider of innovative technological solutions serving education in Algeria, has partnered with Pearson, a global learning company, to open doors to new opportunities in the field of education.
Kaspersky unveils new developments for TinyCheck
29-06-2022 | 10:13:20
TinyCheck is a unique, innovative tool designed to detect stalkerware on mobile devices. Kaspersky unveiled a new hub dedicated to TinyCheck, highlighting its latest developments and changes to how it can be used.
NSE, Risk Insights collaborate to use ESG GPS rating platform to drive sustainability in East Africa
20-06-2022 | 14:21:00
The Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) and Risk Insights have agreed to cooperate and use Risk Insights’ AI-powered ESG GPS™ rating platform and suite of products, to drive sustainability in East Africa.
[Column] Kevin Dherman: Ways manufacturers can unlock the value of data to drive business intelligence
20-06-2022 | 07:24:00
SYSPRO research reveals that only 20 percent of manufacturing and distribution businesses have looked at investing in big data analytics tools to process and analyze data in response to ongoing disruptions
BCG Digital Ventures launches new innovation centers in India and Morocco
14-06-2022 | 11:39:00
BCG Digital Ventures (BCGDV), the corporate innovation and business-building arm of Boston Consulting Group (BCG), is opening innovation centers in New Delhi, Mumbai and Casablanca, Morocco.
[Kenya] DRSRS signs MoU with agri-tech company Agrvision to develop a smart crop monitoring using AI
13-06-2022 | 08:36:00
DRSRS and the Kenyan Smart Agri-Tech Company (Agrvision) have signed a 5 years strategic partnership plan to develop a nationwide unified platform for crop monitoring and yield forecasting using artificial intelligence.
[Column] Mark Wilson: Ways manufacturers can unlock the value of data to drive business intelligence
07-06-2022 | 14:15:00
Data forms the backbone of any manufacturing enterprise. With continuous supply chain disruptions, the allure of data and Business Intelligence (BI) is the ability to look deeper into production, performance, and efficiency.
Artificial Intelligence project vastly increases HIV patients on sustained treatment in sub-Saharan Africa
03-06-2022 | 10:53:36
A collaboration between health technology innovators Vantage Health Technologies and the Institute of Human Virology Nigeria (IHVN) has led to a breakthrough and new hope for patient retention in the region.
Oracle Opens New Research and Development Lab in Morocco
19-05-2022 | 11:15:00
Oracle has announced plans to establish a new branch of Oracle Labs, Oracle's advanced research arm, at Casanearshore Park in Casablanca Morocco.
Mauritius Commercial Bank taps Windward’s AI solution to optimize trade finance
09-05-2022 | 10:07:22
Windward, the Predictive Intelligence company applying AI to transform global maritime trade, and Mauritius Commercial Bank Ltd have announced a long-term, multi-year partnership to enhance MCB’s due diligence and monitoring processes linked to its commodity trade finance business.
[Column] Junaid Kleinschmidt: AI tech to predict climate change - possible solution for future KZN floods
09-05-2022 | 07:25:00
AI deployed and run on the correct infrastructure can predict the behaviour of extreme weather events across the globe and do so days in advance.
iSON partners with CSS to bring business process outsourcing solutions to Africa
26-04-2022 | 10:49:30
iSON Xperiences, and financial recovery service provider, Credit Solutions Services (CSS), have partnered to bring tailormade business process outsourcing (BPO) solutions to Africa and across the globe.
[Column] Paul Bouchier: Artificial Intelligence Bringing Precision and Speed to the Production Line
07-04-2022 | 13:12:00
With the latest developments in artificial intelligence (AI) technology integrated with modern cloud platforms, embedding AI into business processes is no longer an expensive or lengthy process
New fund targets early-stage AI tech startups in Africa
31-03-2022 | 14:22:29
Swedish AI Fund (SAIF), an NGO providing financial aid, grants and scholarships to AI projects has announced a new fund targeting AI startups in Africa.  
MediaTek unveils Dimensity 700, 1200 chips for African consumers
30-03-2022 | 08:44:00
MediaTek, a global fabless semiconductor company powering nearly two billion connected devices every year, launched the Dimensity 700 and Dimensity 1200 chips across the African market.
Healthtech startup Altibbi raises $44m to scale growth across the MENA region
29-03-2022 | 12:03:00
Middle East’s AI-based digital health platform Altibbi, has raised $44 million in Series B fund funding led by Foundation Holdings, Hikma Ventures and existing investors Global Ventures and DASH Ventures.
[Egypt] NCSC signs an MoU with Beyon Connect to onboard cutting-edge ‘OneID’ and ‘OneBox’
23-03-2022 | 11:11:00
Beyon Connect and Bahrain’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) have signed an MoU that will see the NCSC adopt innovative digital identity and digital postbox solutions and services delivered by Beyon Connect.
Telstra collaborates with Ericsson and Microsoft to begin 5G-enabled edge compute trials
28-02-2022 | 07:42:24
The 5G SDWAN enabled Edge solutions focused on extending private connectivity (5G and fixed) and cloud services to the customer and network edge, bringing compute, storage, network and marketplace services closer to customers.
GE Healthcare partners with Kenyan healthtech startup Afya Rekod to simplify access to medical records in Africa
25-02-2022 | 09:16:00
GE Healthcare and Kenya-based startup Afya Rekod have announced a collaboration that seeks to transform care delivery through improved access to personal health data in Kenya, Nigeria, and South Africa.
[Column] Andrew Sangweni: Using AI to combat persistent financial crime risk
17-02-2022 | 09:25:57
A global economic crime survey has found that one in three South African respondents cite distrust as being the most significant emotional impact of fraud
Radix IoT, Vangard Projects partner to expand telemetry systems remote monitoring and control capabilities across Africa
16-02-2022 | 13:14:00
Radix IoT and South Africa-based Vangard Projects, the turnkey process control and data acquisition solutions providers, announced a partnership which will expand Radix IoT Mango OS unified IoT platform availability across Africa.
[Ethiopia] Ethio Telecom partners with Subex for assurance solution on AI platform
16-02-2022 | 11:35:00
Ethiopian telecommunication company Ethio Telecom partnered with Subex for a new business assurance solution using the enterprise AI platform, HyperSense.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: What EU’s lifting of financial sanctions on Burundi means for EAC
11-02-2022 | 12:56:00
The EU made the decision in the wake of deteriorating political situation occasioned by a disputed presidential election in 2015.
Pandemic challenges drive EMEA banks to FICO AI-powered optimization
10-02-2022 | 11:17:59
Global analytics software leader FICO is reporting increasing demand for its AI-powered optimisation tools and solutions, especially in the financial services sector.
[Column] Marilyn Moodley:How to incorporate AI in the enterprise
09-02-2022 | 10:12:41
Such applications include small-scale AI to improve internal business processes. Adopting AI to improve just one process or workflow can enhance data analysis, optimise business decision-making, and achieve greater outcomes at a quicker pace.
Artificial Intelligence in healthcare market to reach $208.2 billion by 2030, report
04-02-2022 | 09:53:34
Supportive government initiatives, a growing number of investments from private investors and venture capitalists, and the emergence of AI-specialized startups across the globe are driving the market growth.
[Colum] Julia Carvalho: Africa has to look to emerging technologies like AI to fuel its economic recovery in 2022
03-02-2022 | 08:38:37
Forward-thinking leaders, policymakers and organisations are turning to AI – which is helping organisations experience the equivalent of 10 years of growth in less than one year in areas such as e-commerce.
Casava secures $4 million pre-seed funding to provide micro insurance for millions of Nigerians
02-02-2022 | 15:19:00
Casava, Nigeria's digital insurance company has secured $4 million in pre-seed funding to provide affordable and accessible insurance products for millions of Nigerians.
Global Artificial Intelligence in banking market to reach $64.03 billion by 2030, report
01-02-2022 | 14:05:33
Improvement in data collection technology among the banks and financial institutions positively impacts the AI in banking market growth.
Cisco forecasts top technology trends for 2022
26-01-2022 | 08:28:39
With the start of the New Year, Cisco has revealed the technology trends that are expected to make a significant impact in 2022 and beyond.
[Column] Nick Durrant: Software development trends help improve the shopping experience
24-01-2022 | 14:32:04
To gain a competitive advantage and to exceed customer expectations, businesses need to discover the emerging trends in ecommerce and adopt current trending technologies in software.
South African companies must overcome barriers to unlock the value of 5G and digital technologies, study
19-01-2022 | 09:27:00
A growing number of companies in South Africa are showing varying levels of adoption of innovative technologies such as cloud, edge computing, AI, and IoT, according to new research from Accenture and Microsoft.
Ericsson to acquire Vonage to spearhead the creation of a global network open innovation
22-11-2021 | 08:32:47
Ericsson has entered into an agreement to acquire Vonage Holdings Corp. for USD 21 per share.
Government of Rwanda and Google collaborate to accelerate digital transformation
19-11-2021 | 08:58:57
The Government of Rwanda, led by the Ministry of ICT and Innovation, has partnered with Google to accelerate the country’s digital transformation.
Le programme « Codage pour l’emploi » de l'AfDB va renforcer les compétences numériques des jeunes ruraux
19-11-2021 | 08:10:00
Le programme « Codage pour l’emploi » de la Banque africaine de développement va former plus de 500 ambassadeurs de jeunes africains du numérique.
ADCB-Egypt and SAS set to unveil AI-powered fraud detection solution
17-11-2021 | 06:48:55
ADCB-Egypt, in collaboration with SAS, a player in Analytics, have announced their partnership for the implementation of Egypt’s first AI-powered fraud detection solution aimed at enhancing the bank’s real time fraud prevention capabilities.
IFC partners with Liquid Intelligent Technologies to boost Africa’s digital infrastructure
08-11-2021 | 11:08:00
To support universal and affordable broadband access in Africa, IFC has partnered with Liquid Intelligent Technologies to expand data center capacity and the rollout of fiber-optic cable on the continent.
[South Africa] David Myers appointed new COO for security marketplace AURA
08-11-2021 | 06:43:00
AURA, South Africa’s leading security and medical response marketplace, has appointed David Myers as its Chief Operations Officer.
Motorola Solutions acquires Envysion
03-11-2021 | 17:09:04
Motorola Solutions has acquired Envysion, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise video security and business analytics solutions for the quick-service restaurant and retail industries.
Cisco launches Webex Hologram, an augmented reality meeting solution
27-10-2021 | 10:18:00
At WebexOne, Cisco unveiled a preview of its next-generation hybrid work collaboration product.
Ericsson launches Time-Critical Communication for real-time 5G experiences
26-10-2021 | 09:29:00
Ericsson is enhancing its 5G capabilities with the launch of an end-to-end solution that will guarantee the consistent low latency and high reliability demanded by time-critical applications and services for consumers, enterprises, and public sector.
Ericsson lance Time-Critical Communication pour l’expérience de la 5G en temps réel
26-10-2021 | 09:19:00
Ericsson renforce ses capacités 5G avec le lancement d'une solution de bout en bout qui garantira la faible latence constante et la haute fiabilité exigées par les applications et les services critiques pour les consommateurs, les entreprises et le secteur public.
Avantive Solutions partners with Outworx to offer contact center support in South Africa
05-10-2021 | 12:31:57
Avantive Solutions announced it will now offer contact center support in South Africa through a new partnership with Outworx Contact Center.
Ericsson and PowerLight demonstrate world’s first wireless powered 5G base station
04-10-2021 | 11:21:00
As a result of Ericsson’s constant pursuit of new technology to improve the deployment of Radio Access Network (RAN) sites, the company has teamed up with PowerLight Technologies to achieve the first safe, fully wireless-powered 5G base station.
African banks tap into IBM technologies to help advance financial inclusion across the continent
22-09-2021 | 13:06:00
IBM has announced that major financial institutions across Africa have selected hybrid cloud and AI capabilities from IBM to unlock digital innovation and continue their work to develop digital-first solutions, ultimately broadening access to financial services on the continent.
DFC invests $10m in Nithio FI to scale clean energy financing in Africa
22-09-2021 | 12:20:00
U.S. Development Finance Corporation (DFC), has invested $10 million in Nithio's Financial Intermediary, Nithio FI, an AI-enabled clean energy financing platform, to scale clean energy financing in Africa.
CDC commits over $50m to expand digital infrastructure, boost rural connectivity across sub-Saharan Africa
21-09-2021 | 12:56:00
CDC Group, the UK’s development finance institution (DFI) and impact investor, has announced commitments totalling $50.9 million to expand digital infrastructure, boost rural connectivity and accelerate digital technology access.
Recruitment technology firm Bloovo expands into Egypt and the US
15-09-2021 | 10:50:03
Bloovo, the recruitment technology company specializing in the provision of AI-powered talent acquisition solutions has expanded to Egypt and the US markets with its wide portfolio of solutions and products
Vertiv introduces digital IT management platform for enterprise, distributed, edge and hybrid networks
15-09-2021 | 09:12:00
Vertiv, a global provider of critical digital infrastructure and continuity solutions, introduced the Vertiv Avocent ADX Ecosystem, a next-generation IT management platform that meets the ever-changing needs of the data center.
Pandemic spurs banks' AI adoption for AML, SAS study shows
09-09-2021 | 08:25:00
A third of financial institutions are accelerating their AI and machine learning (ML) adoption for anti-money laundering (AML) technology in response to COVID-19.
Lenovo announces new climate goals to reduce packaging and improve energy efficiency
01-09-2021 | 11:29:00
Today Lenovo is committing to new goals in the areas of climate change mitigation, circular economy and sustainable materials.
Nokia makes scholarships pledge of underrepresented communities in technology
25-08-2021 | 09:58:00
Nokia announced the launch of a scholarship program aimed at providing greater opportunities for underrepresented communities in the technology industry.
[South Africa] Chartis names SAS a category leader in model risk management
23-08-2021 | 13:44:14
Citing the analytics and AI leader’s “ability to continually adapt its offering to market changes and new technologies,” Chartis Research has named SAS as a RiskTech Quadrant Category Leader in model risk management.
Inseego completes sale of Ctrack South Africa operations
11-08-2021 | 12:35:16
Inseego Corp. , a provider of 5G and intelligent IoT device-to-cloud solutions, has announced the successful completion of the sale of its South African operations of its Ctrack telematics and asset tracking business to an affiliate of Convergence Partners
[Rwanda] eLearning Africa returns to Kigali with the theme of ‘A New Purpose for Education’
11-08-2021 | 08:59:00
The Convention Centre in Kigali will be the setting for the next edition of Africa’s leading conference and exhibition on technology-assisted learning, bringing investors and some of the world’s leading experts on education and technology to the Rwandan capital
5G in Madagascar leads the way in propelling socio-economic prosperity
11-08-2021 | 08:33:00
Telma Madagascar and Ericsson’s collaboration to launch commercial 5G in 2020 was a landmark moment for technology advancement not only on the Indian Ocean island but for Africa too.
La 5G à Madagascar ouvre la voie à la prospérité socio-économique
11-08-2021 | 08:23:00
La collaboration entre Telma Madagascar et Ericsson pour le lancement de la 5G commerciale en 2020 a été un tournant décisif pour le progrès technologique non seulement sur l'île de l'océan Indien, mais aussi en Afrique
[Africa Tech Week] Duncan Mochama: African fintech startups are attracting a lot of attention from investors
06-08-2021 | 11:11:39
In Kenya, Wapi Pay has raised $2.2 Million in pre-seed funding to scale up global payments and remittances between Africa and Asia
Naspers Foundry leads $8.3m Series A investment in South African insurtech startup Naked
05-08-2021 | 16:14:00
Naspers, through its early-stage tech investment vehicle Naspers Foundry, invested $8.3 million (R120 million) in Naked, the artificial intelligence (AI)-driven insurtech startup that offers full digital insurance to cars, homes, and valuables.
Macro-Eyes receives $2.1m funding to expand deployment of STRIATA in Sierra Leone, expand into two other countries
03-08-2021 | 15:16:00
Macro-Eyes has received $2.1 million in funding to expand the deployment of STRIATA in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Sanitation (MoHS) in Sierra Leone and to expand into two additional countries.
Microsoft launches cloud PC service with Windows 365
15-07-2021 | 14:30:51
Microsoft is excited to announce Windows 365, a cloud service that introduces a new way to experience Windows 10 or Windows 11 for workers from interns and contractors to software developers and industrial designers.
VOXOX partners with GTS Africa to deploy its Cloud Phone product in Cameroon and France
15-07-2021 | 08:23:00
VOXOX, a 5G-enabled AI cloud communications company announced a strategic partnership with GTS Africa, a French value added communications network operator doing business in Cameroon and Nigeria.
Microsoft to acquire RiskIQ to strengthen cybersecurity of digital transformation and hybrid work
14-07-2021 | 08:20:00
Microsoft is thrilled to add RiskIQ’s Attack Surface and Threat Intelligence solutions to the Microsoft Security portfolio, with the vision and mission of providing unmatched internet visibility and insights to better protect and inform our customers and partners’ security programs.
Call of Duty League and Google Cloud deliver new feature for esports fans
09-07-2021 | 11:11:00
Call of Duty League plans to begin rolling out ActivStat during the 2021 season which the initial rollout will include critical information like player and team standings and winning ratios across multiple aspects of virtual combat—including ultimately what these numbers mean for rankings.
[Cameroon] UN Girls’ Coding camp will help break digital divide in Africa
07-07-2021 | 11:53:00
Over 8,500 girls and young women from across Africa are getting a head start into careers in computer coding to help transform African economies thanks to a two-week formation exercise opened by Cameroon’s Minister of Posts and Telecommunications Minister
[Incentro Case] How AI & web development skills helped Heroes4Change change the world
06-07-2021 | 08:57:00
How does one change the world? Simple. Vote, recycle and start your own social-impact driven organization with the latest in web and artificial intelligence technology behind it.
African projects among 30 new AI for Social Good projects to be supported by Google
02-07-2021 | 09:58:35
Working in partnership with Google.org and Google’s University Relations program, Google is sharing 30 new projects that will receive funding and support as part of their AI for Social Good program including those from Sub-Saharan Africa countries.
Nokia launches next-generation AirScale 5G portfolio powered by ReefShark technology
25-06-2021 | 08:27:00
Nokia announced the global launch of its latest range of industry-leading AirScale 5G products covering baseband, remote radio heads, and massive MIMO active antennas with digital beamforming.
MultiChoice introduces Artificial Intelligence chatbot to boost its service
16-06-2021 | 12:43:18
MultiChoice is enhancing its digital customer service through an Artificial Intelligence (AI) chatbot. Called The Ultimate Master of Information, or T.U.M.I, this innovative service is available 24/7 to answer customer queries about products and services.
Cisco unveils Webex innovations that ensure equal opportunity and voice
09-06-2021 | 08:21:00
Cisco has unveiled an all-new Webex Suite with innovations to serve as the foundation for inclusive hybrid work and events, delivering unmatched levels of flexibility and personalization for everyone.
[Rwanda] A digital program to transform digital economy and to provide more work opportunities
06-06-2021 | 22:39:00
The Ministry of ICT and Innovation in Rwanda, Cenfri, and the Mastercard Foundation signed a tripartite MoU to kick-off an ambitious three-year digital transformation program in Rwanda aiming at harnessing Rwanda’s big data to enhance the Government’s digital capabilities and systems.
Ericsson launches private 5G set to transform secure on-site connectivity
02-06-2021 | 11:25:00
Ericsson launched Ericsson Private 5G which offers secure and simple 4G LTE and 5G Standalone (SA) connectivity primarily targeting but not limited to manufacturing, mining and process industry, offshore and power utilities, as well as ports and airports.
Microsoft, Accenture, GitHub and ThoughtWorks start Green Software Foundation
26-05-2021 | 10:20:00
Accenture, GitHub, Microsoft and ThoughtWorks are proud to be among the companies that have made commitments to help address the global climate crisis, but as an industry, we can come together to accomplish more.
ROYBI, LING Project partner to support girls' education in Ghana
19-05-2021 | 13:34:00
ROYBI INC, the creator of ROYBI Robot for children, entered into a collaboration agreement with LING Project to provide its educational robot and other resources to selected schools in Ghana.
Ericsson, Sigma Connectivity and Mobilaris advance 5G workforce safety
19-05-2021 | 00:07:00
Ericsson in partnership with Sigma Connectivity and Mobilaris, is helping to advance the next generation of 5G workforce safety for Industry 4.0.
Nokia launches blockchain-powered Data Marketplace for secure data trading and AI models
11-05-2021 | 09:10:54
Nokia has announced the launch of Nokia Data Marketplace as-a-service to facilitate secure sharing of data and AI models, enabling digital transformation and data monetization for enterprises.