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Africa's software engineers urged to check prejudicial content

Twitter's Associate Product Manager believes developers need to be more aware of how bias and discrimination can emerge within content.

Facebook launches $20k Messenger challenge for African developers

Facebook launches US$20k Messenger challenge for African developers

30 finailsts to be selected and winners to be named on 19 June.

Africa's first FinTech Innovation Bootcamp

Africa's first FinTech Innovation Bootcamp

Visa, Nest partner to introduce and run first-of-its-kind innovation programme.

Shortage of data science skills offers Africa an opportunity

Shortage of data science skills offers Africa an opportunity

Organisers of upcoming series of data science summits are taking steps to address a lack of competencies in data and analytics on the continent.

'Mobile is the foundation of IBM Watson initiatives in Africa'

'Mobile is the foundation of IBM Watson initiatives in Africa'

ITWeb Africa catches up with IBM's VP, Cognitive Solutions for EMEA on the back of the IBM World of Watson event.

Can you really trust your data?

Can you really trust your data?

Amid ongoing concern over fake news, multiple sources of data and big data hype, a KPMG report highlights obstacles in the way of data and analytics efficiency.

Google trains 500 000 Africans in digital skills.

Google trains 500 000 Africans in digital skills

Search engine outlines progress in online training, skills development initiatives.

Africa attains level of comparability in Accenture 2017 tech forecast

Africa attains level of comparability in Accenture 2017 tech forecast

Global predictions for rapid acceleration of human-centric technology in AI, digital ecosystems and marketplaces apply similarly to Africa.

Introducing Africa's top innovators.

Introducing Africa's top innovators

Internet.org presents six Innovation Challenge in Africa awards.

MEST begins tech startup recruitment for US$100,000 opportunity

MEST begins tech startup recruitment for US$100,000 opportunity

Recently expanded startup funding and training program is reaching out to South African techies starting this week.

African developers prepare for battle.

African developers prepare for battle

64 top developers have registered for TADHack 2016, according to host MTN.