12May/21

Mukuru Wins the Most Innovative Online Remittance App in the Global Brands Magazine – FinTech Awards 2021

Mukuru Africa (Pty) Ltd was awarded the “Most Innovative Online Remittance App” in South Africa by Global Brands Magazine during 2021 FinTech Awards Program. Mukuru Africa was recognized by the jury for their successful efforts in creating a reliable financial banking ecosystem. Continue reading

12May/21

CIGNEX, Excellerent & the Ethiopian Embassy to Jointly Present a Webinar on Exploring Ethiopia as a New Offshore Destination for IT

CIGNEX, a leading provider of Open Source, Cloud, and Automation technology solutions and services & Excellerent, a US-based provider of technology and human resource solutions along with the Ethiopian Embassy are hosting a webinar titled – “Explore Ethiopia – The New Offshore Destination for IT” on May 26th, 2021 at 10 AM PT. Continue reading

12May/21

Innovative SAS Hackathon winners solve big problems through AI and analytics

The winners of the first-ever SAS global Hackathon delivered solutions to vexing problems by using big data AI. Teams from across the globe used cloud-native SAS® Viya® advanced analytics, Microsoft Azure, and other tools to improve people’s lives, enhance businesses and promote a healthy planet. Continue reading

12May/21

JuiceBar and UFODRIVE Deliver an Innovative EV Charging Platform for EV Fleet Charging Efficiency

Furthering its dedication to sustainability, JuiceBar, the U.S. based leading manufacturer of electric vehicle (EV) chargers, is pleased to announce a new strategic partnership with UFODRIVE, the first all-digital, all-electric car rental company. The partnership is focused on bringing significant benefits and cost savings to the fast-growing electric vehicle fleet performance. Continue reading

11May/21

Artmarket.com: the NFT phenomenon – a market ‘disruptor’ – Artprice asks: what does it mean for the art market?

NFTs haven’t just been invented, but their arrival in the auction sphere has had the effect of a tidal wave. Christie’s, Sotheby’s and Phillips have each sold their very first Non-Fungible Token in the past two months, while many other auction houses and galleries are getting drawn into the adventure. Artprice recognizes the unlimited creativity at the heart of this new medium as well as its extraordinary demand potential which seems in line with the rapid growth of the tech sector, but also with the aspirations of future generations of collectors. Continue reading

11May/21

Leading Education Consultant Responds to the News of Autumn Exams, Suggesting Private Tuition Could Help Students Prepare

On the 4th May 2021, Ofqual announced that students being issued a teacher-assessed grade, or those who have had their summer exams cancelled, would be able to sit the exam for that subject in Autumn. This decision has received heavy criticism from teachers, who anticipate that preparing for autumn exams will mean a greater workload for them. Continue reading

10May/21

deCODE genetics – Rounding off the human genome

In a study published today, scientists at deCODE Genetics demonstrate for the first time how long-read DNA sequencing can be applied at population scale to unravel large structural variants that associate with human disease and other traits. Continue reading