AfricaCom 2019 to feature new AfricaTech Centre Stage

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New feature at
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Saturday, Sep 21st

Liquid Telecom launches Azure Stack in East Africa

Liquid Telecom launches Azure Stack in East Africa

The service is hosted in private cloud nodes in Kenya and Tanzania.

Vodacom bolsters IOT strategy with acquisition

Vodacom bolsters IOT strategy with acquisition

The operator reaches an agreement to acquire a majority stake in IoT.nxt, an end-to-end Internet of things solutions provider.

30,000 Google Africa Certifications Scholarships for 2019

30,000 Google Africa Certifications Scholarships for 2019

Company confirms applications are open for next round.

Microsoft launches development centre sites in Kenya, Nigeria

Microsoft launches development centre sites in Kenya, Nigeria

Graduates from top engineering universities will have access to the ADC to build careers in data science, AI, mixed reality, application development.

Facebook maps out Africa using artificial intelligence

Facebook maps out Africa using artificial intelligence

Facebook uses its data science skills, and expertise in AI and machine learning to map out local populations.

SKA gets ability to monitor sky in unprecedented detail

SKA gets ability to monitor sky in unprecedented detail

The Square Kilometre Array (SKA) radio telescope has received a data processing boost.

AI will create more jobs than it destroys

AI will create more jobs than it destroys

The future of jobs is not as gloomy as perceived, with artificial intelligence expected to spur the growth of more jobs than it destroys.

Driving AI-powered context detection marketing in Africa

Driving AI-powered context detection marketing in Africa

Digital advertising innovator Mobiclicks links with tech firm SilverPush to target brands across the continent.

MWC: MTN, Eseye announce IOT pact

MWC: MTN, Eseye announce IOT pact

Focus on supply to global M2M IOT customer base.

Huawei promises OpenLabs for other African nations

Huawei promises OpenLabs for other African nations

The Chinese manufacturer confirms plans to establish OpenLabs in Kenya and Nigeria soon.

South Korea ready to partner with Africa on technology

South Korea ready to partner with Africa on technology

Pilot project launched in Tunisia using drone technology to develop agriculture.