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Antara’s $45m feature film to sell movie rights via NFT drop

Arabian Camels has announced the launch of an ‘Antara Movie NFT’, that will grant buyers up to 50 percent of the intellectual property rights to

Future of Work Technology

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


How Somalia’s new payments system is attracting investors

Somalia’s reintroduction of its national payments system after three decades is fast attracting financial services investors, with MyBank, Mastercard and Network International partnering to launch

Big Data Op-ed Technology

How Data Centre Infrastructure Management (DCIM) transforms data centres

BY HUAWEI Data Centre Infrastructure Management (DCIM) vastly changes how data centres are managed. Huawei’s renowned solutions help maximise the total value of ownership in


How pandemic will accelerate Africa’s transition to clean power

PwC’s Africa Oil and Gas Review 2020 anticipates that the global transition to renewable energy will accelerate rapidly throughout the coming decade, causing exponential disruption


Safaricom bets on new apps to diversify revenue streams

Kenya’s Safaricom plans to enter into partnership with software companies as it seeks to design more in-house mobile phone applications. The leading mobile operator says


Google and Kenya strengthen technology diplomacy ties

On January 27, Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) hosted an exclusive high-level dialogue with H.E Uhuru Kenyatta, President of the Republic of Kenya, and Sundar

Podcast Technology

Spotify inks deal with Kenya’s Telkom, EABL

Swedish audio streaming service Spotify has entered into partnership with Telkom Kenya Ltd and the East African Breweries Ltd, just a month after making entry


How Kenya plans to fight mounting menace of e-waste

Mounting e-waste is one of the major challenges hampering efforts to cut pollution and tame climate change effects. Kenya, like many other African countries, are


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