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How spinach can be used to detect explosives

Spinach is no longer just a superfood: By embedding leaves with carbon nanotubes, MIT engineers have transformed spinach plants into sensors that can detect explosives

Blockchain Cryptos Technology

Bitcoin lands in Wall Street

Cryptocurrency market capitalisation leader Bitcoin will be entering the Wall Street early next year, it has been confirmed. S&P Dow Jones Indices — a joint

Blockchain Technology

Bitcoin hits USD18,150 as 73% of millionaires invest in cryptos

As Bitcoin hits $18,150 as at Thursday evening, almost reaching its 2017 all-time high (ATH), nearly three-quarters of high net worth individuals will have invested

4IR Startups Technology

Free e-learning for rural Africa using German technology

Africa’s e-learning market has seen substantial growth due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, with the use of e-learning applications and platforms surging as schools and


How to use tech to rescue global air industry

The impact of Covid-19 on the global aviation industry has been severely damaging. Flight schedules have been cut down by up to 80 percent since

Technology Women in Tech

List of speakers in this year’s Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum

The Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) has announced plans to hold its 6th Annual Conference and Awards on 2nd and 3rd December 2020. Since its inception,

Cloud Computing Technology

Nokia and Google Cloud collaborate to modernise digital infrastructure

Nokia and Google Cloud today announced a five-year strategic collaboration that will see Nokia migrate its on-premise IT infrastructure onto Google Cloud. Nokia will migrate

Future of Work Technology

Orange collaborates with Smart Africa to improve One Africa Network

Orange, a platinum member of the Smart Africa Alliance, is bolstering the One Africa Network (OAN) project which has the aim of reducing the cost of

5G and IoT Technology

Nokia offers world’s first automated 4G/5G network slicing

Nokia has announced that it is now the first vendor to offer extreme automation of 4G and 5G network slicing across all network domains, including

Gadget Review Technology

Canon strengthens its 4K broadcast lens

Canon Europe has expanded its range of industry-leading 4K broadcast lenses for 2/3-inch sensor cameras with the launch of the CJ20ex5B.  Offering the benefits of


Demand for Epazz DeskFlex e-learning software surges

Epazz, Inc, an American mission-critical provider of cloud-based business solutions, has announced that its DeskFlex room booking software for universities is receiving a growing number of

5G and IoT Cyber Security Technology

Kindite strengthens data protection partnership with Microsoft

Kindite, a provider of data-in-use protection solutions, has announced it has achieved a Co-Sell Ready partner status with Microsoft. Through the co-selling program, Kindite will

Gadget Review Technology

Tecno Camon 16 Premier comes with features for the modern world

The first Augmented Reality online launch integrating technology and photography hosted by TECNO came to a successful conclusion on September 3. Following the theme of

Quantum Computing Technology

Quantum computing prowess could be with us faster than you think

Fully functional quantum computers and a new quantum industry may appear much sooner than many have anticipated—thanks to five new National Quantum Information Science Research


Inventus Power unveils new standard Li-ion battery platform

Inventus Power, a global leader in advanced battery systems, has expanded its offering to include high-performance batteries for emerging motive and stationary applications. The PROformance


Naidoo appointed to help Liquid Telecom navigate its digital transformation journey

Cloud solutions firm Liquid Telecom has appointed Clayton Naidoo as Group Chief Business Officer (GCBO) to drive growth, innovation and strategy in the enterprise market

5G and IoT Technology

5G could help Latin America generate USD 3.3 trillion by 2035 – Report

Omdia and Nokia’s Why 5G in Latin America report finds that 5G network capabilities will come to Latin America, sooner rather than later. The region lags its

Future of Work Technology

Gene editing: All questions answered

This year, scientists in the United States used a gene editing tool inside a human body to try to correct a gene carrying an inherited form of blindness, for the

Cyber Security Technology

How Facebook is curbing Covid-19 misinformation

As global Covid-19 death and infection numbers keep soaring, global social media company Facebook has devised a raft of measures to protect its more than

Technology Women in Tech

Girls4Tech project to bridge skills gap

In a bid to bridge the gender gap in the technology arena, the #WomenInTech campaign has gained momentum during the stay-at-home e-learning environments. The campaign

Big Data Blockchain Technology

Ocean Protocol collaborates with Daimler for blockchain data aggregation

Ocean Protocol, a Singaporean decentralized data exchange protocol to unlock data for monetization, has successfully delivered a pilot project for German car maker Daimler. The

Future of Work Technology

Facebook launches project to boost digital literacy in Africa

Facebook has announced the launch of “My Digital World” a programme designed to equip the youth and general public across Sub-Saharan Africa with digital skills