The African Development Bank (AfDB) and technology firm Microsoft have launched the ‘Coding for Employment’ digital training platform, an online tool to provide digital skills to African youth, wherever they are across the continent.
expressPay, a leading Fintech in Ghana has certified on both ISO 27001:2013 and PCI-DSS Level 1 after a rigorous audit process.
For years, Google was seen as the gold standard of office life. The company pushed workplace culture to new frontiers with enviable benefits such as free meals, office slides, onsite childcare and an emphasis on transparency. But Google (GOOG) is quickly developing a very different reputation as it confronts a mounting backlash from its own employees.
Ruja Ignatova called herself the Cryptoqueen. She told people she had invented a cryptocurrency to rival Bitcoin, and persuaded them to invest billions. Then, two years ago, she disappeared. Jamie Bartlett spent months investigating how she did it for the Missing Cryptoqueen podcast, and trying to figure out where she's hiding.
The CEO of Vokacom has revealed that Ghana Post has raked in profit after over a decade, following the introduction of the Ghana Post GPS application.
The Minister for Communications, Ursula Owusu-Ekuful has asked the international community to interrogate the application of international law in cyberspace.
Apple says it loses more money than it makes when repairing customer devices such as iPhones and Macbooks.
Infinix has announced the launch of the S5, a device with the biggest Infinity-O Display under GH¢1000.
Safaricom and Huawei have jointly received the prestigious Most Innovative Service “the Business of Tomorrow” award at AfricaCom 2019 in Cape Town.
Security solutions provider, Virtual Security Africa has added to its array of State-Of-The-Art security solutions.
Kirusa has reiterated that one of its key products, Kirusa Konnect, is poised to bolster customer engagement for enterprises in Ghana and Nigeria.
Government has been urged to promote the study of aerospace engineering to safeguard Ghana’s future in technology.
Over 30 students from the Legacy Girls College have paid an educational visit to Ghana Community Network Services Limited (GCNet) to familiarize themselves with its operations.
Ride hailing giant Uber is moving deeper into financial services with the launch of a new division, Uber Money.
Leading Systems Integrator, Inlaks, played host to hundreds of African industry professionals many of whom are their customers in Nigeria and around sub-Sahara Africa to exchange best practices and experiences related to the latest achievements in the field of banking, technology and other fields.
Minister of Communications, Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has announced that Ghana will soon criminalise the sharing of inappropriate social media content.
Airtel Africa and Ecobank Transnational Incorporated, have signed a partnership which will allow millions of Airtel Money and Ecobank customers across Africa to improve their access to mobile financial services and carry out a variety of mobile transactions.
Samsung's new high-tech fingerprint reader on the latest Galaxy smartphones has a major flaw: It can be fooled by the residue left by your fingers on a screen protector.
The Ghana Internet Service Providers Association (GISPA) has held the maiden edition of the Ghana Internet Conference.
In an age of ongoing digital transformation, cybercrime has quickly become today’s fastest-growing form of criminal activity.
Inlaks Limited is bringing together leaders, regulators, and investors from the Financial Services Industry (FSI) to the maiden edition of the Inlaks Digital Summit.
Uber laid off approximately 350 employees across several different teams on Monday, a spokesperson has confirmed.
Citizens of ECOWAS travelling within the sub-region will from January 2020 enjoy no roaming charges following the implementation of the ECOWAS Roaming Initiative.
The Communications Minister has revealed the government needs about $100 million this year to implement cybersecurity strategies to fight cybercrime in the country.
Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency must not go ahead until the firm proves it is safe and secure, according to a report by the G7 group.
Vokakom, the company which developed the Ghana Post GPS, digital address system, is currently deploying the solution across a number of countries in Sub-Saharan Africa.
The Mobex Africa Innovation Awards focused on four main thematic areas which include Enterprise, Fintech, Governance, Consumer and Social Good.
Rwanda’s Mara Group launched two smartphones on Monday, describing them as the first “Made in Africa” models and giving a boost to the country’s ambitions to become a regional technology hub.
Last Thursday, Uganda became the seventh African country to get on the Security Interest in Movable Property Registry System, a flagship application developed by Bsystems Limited.
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd has ended mobile telephone production in China, it said on Wednesday, hurt by intensifying competition from domestic rivals in the world’s biggest smartphone market.
VW has rejected a judge's plea to settle a mass lawsuit in Germany over the diesel emissions scandal.
Chief Executive Officer of Niani Group Joel Nettey, says technology has greatly had a significant impact on advertising and businesses should leverage on the digital revolution in advertising to win clients to their advantage.
Students from Sekondi College have been sponsored by Siemens to take part in the Eskom Expo for Young Scientists in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Africa’s fintech ecosystem has surged 60% in the last two years and the continent’s fintech firms have grown to 491 from 301 in 2017.
Alibaba unveiled its first chip to power artificial intelligence (AI) processes on Tuesday.
Oracle has expressed its readiness to increase the number of startups supported under the Ghana-Oracle Digital Enterprise Program (GODEP) from 500 to 1500, Ghana’s Ambassador to the United States of America (USA) has said.
Communications Minister, Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has advised African Governments to put the requisite foundation in place to secure the current digitalisation efforts on the continent.
Apple will launch a legal challenge on Tuesday to a European Commission order to pay 13 billion euros ($14.4 billion) in Irish back taxes in a landmark case in the EU’s crackdown on tax avoidance by multinational companies.
Fintech Company, ALEXPay Africa, last Saturday beat competition from Moneygram and Western Union to emerge winner of the Innovation in Money Transfer Award at the 2019 MOBEX Africa Tech Expo and Innovation Awards.
A study conducted by IBM has revealed that 12 of the largest economies will need to be retrained or reskilled as a result of Artificial Intelligence and intelligent automation.
Google is to pay French authorities almost €1bn (£900m) to end a long-running investigation into its taxes.
The world's biggest carmaker announced Friday that it had struck a deal with Sweden's Northvolt to build a giant battery factory in Germany.
Samsung Electronics Co.’s Galaxy Fold will go on sale Sept. 6 in its home market of South Korea, following a months-long delay caused by the discovery of a severe defect in the original design. The Galaxy Fold, a $1,980 luxury Android device that opens like a book, was originally scheduled to go on sale in April, but it was delayed after multiple early tests, including by Bloomberg News, found the screen to have severe reliability issues. Samsung said in July that the phone would relaunch in September but had not previously provided an exact date.
Apple Inc. one of the most cash-rich companies in the world, is still looking to get a piece of the ultra-cheap money that’s up for grabs in the bond market.
StarTimes, a pay television broadcaster has introduced premium content that is available through the broadcaster’s online video streaming
Tapping factories in Brazil and India has not lessened Apple Inc’s dependence on China, the company’s supply chain data shows, raising the stakes for the iPhone maker as U.S. President Donald Trump wages a trade war and promises more tariffs.
The 2019 edition of the Springboard TEENpreneurship program has kicked off - aimed at honing the skills of teenagers in the space of science and technology.
A 15-year-old Junior High School pupil has invented a makeshift ferry.
itel has launched its latest Selfie series smartphone S15 and S15 Pro in Accra, to bring the best selfie experience to its consumers.
UMaT is collaborating with Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) to use mobile technology to help combat diseases and pests that affect cocoa production in Ghana.
Inlaks, a leading systems integrator in Sub-Saharan Africa has been adjudged Information Technology Company of the Year at the Nigerian Business Leadership Awards.
Most fresh graduates from universities across the nation lacked basic soft skills which hindered their ability to find placement in the job market, HR Director at NCA, Charles Amoah-Wilson, has said.