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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.

Teradata to host Big Data Hackathon in support of Egypt

Teradata to host Big Data Hackathon in support of Egypt

Three-day event in aims to develop insights for the public good and private interests.

UK plans £1-million investment in Egypt's startup ecosystem

UK plans £1-million investment in Egypt's startup ecosystem

Commitment over between 2017 – 2020 to support new and existing emerging businesses.

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.

Zambia: eLearnAfrica partnership to bolster student intake

Zambia: eLearnAfrica partnership to bolster student intake

Zambian Open University (ZAOU) says agreement to make courses available on eLearnAfrica gives it greater reach into the country and across the continent.

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.

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.

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.

Global entrepreneurs ready to support Kenya's startup ecosystem

Global entrepreneurs ready to support Kenya's startup ecosystem

Hong Kong-backed Mettā Community already engaging with stakeholders.

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.

Kenya's tech companies follow government's lead on job creation

Kenya's tech companies follow government's lead on job creation

ICT firms are replicating government's effort to create jobs in East Africa's largest economy.