health tech AI

AI consumer Data Driven platform in support of…

Kenyan HealthTech Startup Afya Rekod launching AI Consumer Data Driven Platform in support of Global Efforts to Curb Corona Pandemic • Drive connectivity and engagement between patients, doctors and other health care providers The AI…

antenna

Common Alerting Protocol (CAP) to prevent and mitigate…

African Telecommunications Union calls for harmonised action by telecommunications regulators and operators in Africa to combat Coronavirus Pandemic • Regulators should implement the Common Alerting Protocol (CAP) to enable authorities to effectively prevent and mitigate…

Fondo africano desarrollo ADB

ADB supports Blue Economy in Seychelles

Seychelles: African Development Bank Supports Blue Economy with $800k Fund for African Private Sector Assistance (FAPA) grant • The country’s Blue Economy Strategic Policy and Road map prioritizes the development of new and emerging maritime…

drone to phone identification

Direct drone-to-phone remote identification

The world’s leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, DJI, recently demonstrated a direct drone-to-phone, Wi-Fi based solution to remotely identify airborne drones, pioneering an easy way for anyone with a smartphone to monitor…

smartphone optics

Can smartphones rival human eyes in the era…

The definition of HD has been kept refreshing from 48-megapixel to 64-megapixel and now even higher • Pixel is now a key standard for a smartphone. According to many tech columnists, smartphones are stepping into…

industry 4.0

Partnership and Research are the Keys to Africa’s…

The economic indicators show that the South African economic climate will remain challenging for the foreseeable future • University of The Free State Vice Chancellor Profesor Francis Petersen has called for stronger ties between the…

tier data centre tech

New prefabricated modular (PFM) data centres

Vertiv, a global provider of infrastructure solutions, today announced the launch of prefabricated modular (PFM) data centres which have been awarded Uptime Institute’s TIER-Ready designation of performance resiliency. Use of TIER-ready designated PFM models from…

monitor gaming

Dos monitores de 27″ para ocio

El especialista en pantallas AOC anuncia dos nuevas pantallas específicas para videojuegos de 27", de su nueva línea G2, con resolución QHD (2560 x 1440 píxeles): la Q27G2U y la CQ27G2U curva, que aumenta la…

sustainable ocean economy

African Impact Accelerator Launched in Cape Town to…

OceanHub Africa is also offering a technology transfer support program that promotes collaboration between researchers and entrepreneurs for science-based innovation Around the world, ocean-impact accelerators are emerging as societies start to realise the importance of…

precision farming agritech

Precision farming for Ethiopia’s Agricultural Sector

Boosting Farm Productivity is the Key to Unlocking the Full Economic Value of Ethiopia’s Agricultural Sector • New-age agricultural companies can support these efforts with new technologies and practices around seeds, crop protection and digital…

mobile pay solar energy

Solar market firm partnering with telecom operators

Pay-as-you-go solar market leader, Greenlight Planet, partners with leading telecom operators in sub-Saharan Africa • Full-fledged sales and distribution partnerships have been launched with three leading telecom operators, Vodacom (Tanzania), Orange (Burkina Faso) and Telma…

liveU live streaming

LiveU expands live streaming for South Africa’s horse…

Live streaming is used for vibrant interactive live broadcasts from the race track, betting shops, awards ceremonies and more, replacing traditional transmission technology LiveU technology is being used to boost fan engagement across South Africa's…

agco

Massey Ferguson lends support to South Africa’s emerging…

Massey Ferguson offers high performance products & solutions, including mechanization planning across all farming segments in Africa For three consecutive years emerging farmers throughout South Africa have gathered as members of the African Farmers' Association…

africa oil + power

Empowering Africa to Make Energy Work

Under the second day’s theme of “Energy in Powering Growth”, panel discussions and talk sessions unpacked the challenges and opportunities in Africa’s power sector Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy of South Africa, Gwede Mantashe,…