Entrepreneurs, investors, students and public sector officials are meeting in Lagos and Abuja next week for Nigeria's first public policy hackathon to brainstorm ways in which the regulatory environment for innovation and entrepreneurship can be improved across Nigeria.
Tom Jackson 1 day ago
This week in tech, we take a look at an app SA desperately needs. Also, you may already be sitting next to a robot at work. They're among us...
Jason Snyman 9 Mar 2018
SAN FRANCISCO, US - Google says its digital assistant software would be available in more than 30 languages by the end of the years as it steps up its artificial intelligence efforts against Amazon and others...
26 Feb 2018
A review of research on how information services based on mobile phone technology can improve the lives of farmers has found only patchy evidence of success.
Inga Vesper 8 Feb 2018
Companies like Google, Facebook, SEC2Africa and Oradian are identifying what could be the missing links in the digital ecosystem: knowledge transfer and face-to-face interaction...
8 Feb 2018
On-demand software development company, Devcenter, recently released the data from its survey to Nigerian developers in the tech ecosystem... [INFOGRAPHIC]
7 Feb 2018
Eight years after the global "app-splosion", even in a country like South Africa where smartphone adoption took a little longer than the rest of the world to catch up, "app-fatigue" is now a thing...
Lynette Hundermark 1 Feb 2018
Nigerian startup Commissions.ng is enabling users to start businesses selling products and services in return for commission...
Tom Jackson 5 Jan 2018
Gambian startup Farm Fresh is targeting expansion into other West African markets after being chosen to take part in the Make-IT accelerator programme run by the Lagos-based Co-Creation Hub (CcHub)...
Tom Jackson 21 Dec 2017
The US Bureau of Labour Statistics forecasts that employment of software developers is projected to grow 24% from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations...
13 Dec 2017
Africa Code Week this year empowered 1.3 million youth across 35 countries with basic coding skills...
7 Dec 2017
WASHINGTON, US - The unusual move by President Donald Trump blocking a proposed takeover of Qualcomm by Singapore-based chip rival Broadcom highlights growing concerns about the rise of Chinese competitors in the telecom sector and related national security issues.
14 Mar 2018
MTN's ride-hailing app in Iran facilitated about 850,000 trips a day in December, which would rank it among Uber's biggest markets globally, management said recently.
12 Mar 2018
The world is changing. We are living in a new era and the new age calls for business re-invention, particularly for car manufacturers.
Morne Bekker 5 Mar 2018
The Department of Culture and Tourism Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) is set to launch a 'one-stop' digital information platform on cultural experiences in the emirate of Abu Dhabi. This initiative will offer personalised content, 360-degree visuals, interactive floor plans, podcasts from culture experts as well as a centralised profiling database across all culture locations and events.
14 Feb 2018