Vodacom to launch 5G Services in South Africa in 2020

Vodacom Group expects to offer 5G mobile services to its South African customers this year by using a network being built by another African operator...

Microsoft Wants to Capture all of the Carbon Dioxide it’s Ever Emitted

Microsoft plans to remove all of the carbon dioxide it has ever released into the atmosphere by 2050, it announced today. The company committed...

SA Based Zimbabwean Car Manufacturer Tatenda Mungofa Launches Mureza Prim8 First Ever African Made...

For centuries, African countries have struggled to produce competitive vehicle brands. As such, billions of dollars are spent annually in importing used cars, mostly from...

Econet Intensifies Deployment of Tesla Batteries

Econet Wireless has intensified the deployment of hybrid batteries from Tesla as well as solar equipment to cover for revenue losses arising out of...

Zimbabwean Pasi William Sachiti Building Driverless Cars In The UK

Pasi William Sachiti who is a Zimbabwean, is building driverless cars in the UK, using a combination of advanced robotics and driver-less vehicle technology. He...

Toyota is Building a ‘Smart’ City to Test Artificial Intelligence (AI), Robots and Self-driving...

Carmaker Toyota has unveiled plans for a 2,000-person "city of the future," where it will test autonomous vehicles, smart technology, and robot-assisted living. The ambitious...

Startup Funding in Africa Broke Records in 2019 After Surpassing $1 Billion

The inflow of venture capital into the African technology ecosystem is not slowing down. Last year, startups operating on the continent received a total of...

The Big Four Audit Firms PWC, EY, Deloitte & KPMG Invest Heavily in Artificial...

Tax preparation, auditing, and business consultation are the kinds of services that are traditionally dependent on predominantly human capital. But artificial intelligence (AI) now...

South African Drone Startup Cloudline Receives Seed Funding From UNICEF’s Innovation Fund

The UNICEF Innovation Fund recently announced that six new drone startups, developing open-source, emerging technology digital public goods to address global challenges and create...

Two Nigerian Brothers Ngozi and Chijioke Dozie Building A Better Bank For Africa

Challenger banks, such as Monzo, N26 and Starling, have steadily grown in number and popularity, disrupting the traditional banking system with data-driven features and...

Uber Takes to Streets of Abidjan, Ivory Coast in African expansion

Uber launched in Ivory Coast’s commercial capital Abidjan on Thursday, part of its expansion into African markets with low levels of car ownership and...

Qualcomm’s Working With Apple ‘as fast as it can’ to Help Launch a 5G...

Qualcomm says it’s No. 1 priority at the moment is to assist Apple with the launch of a 5G iPhone. Apple will use Qualcomm’s...

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