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BLUE SPACE AFRICA TECHNOLOGIES LAUNCHES CYBER SECURITY PROGRAM IN ACCRA

Blue SPACE Africa Technologies Limited, the number one FinTECH provider in Ghana and West Africa, has launched its Local IT Resource Developing Program​. The first of its kind, to develop professional IT resources from the continent. This program is aimed to develop hands-on skills in the field of Cyber security, Data Science (Big Data), DevOps, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, ...

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ITEL Releases New Flagship A32F and P32

Itel, a leading mobile device manufacturer in more than 20 countries globally, released the new flagship A32F mobile phones on 18th, May 2018 in Ghana. Designed to appeal to professional and personal lifestyles of tech-enthusiasts through the perfect configuration of advanced hardware and software. Best described by the moniker “THE A32f achieve the ultimate professional photo experience. 5MP rear The ...

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MTN Empowers 50 Female students In Accra

As part efforts to help expose women to the opportunities available in the ICT space, MTN Ghana in collaboration with Soronko Academy has taken another judicious step by organising Tech mentorship session for about 50 female students from LA Bawaleshie Presby School in Accra.   Ghana’s leading service provider MTN Ghana, seized the opportunity to usher these female students into ...

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Samsung Galaxy S9 review roundup: Predictable smartphone plagued by ‘creepy’ AR Emoji, issue-prone security

Reviewers of the Samsung Galaxy S9 have praised the South Korean giant’s flagship ahead of its release, but while it is considered to be one of the best Android devices on the market, the similarity with the Galaxy S8’s design and underwhelming new features suggest it is a bit of a misstep for Apple’s main rival. Reviews from major publications ...

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MTN Ghana organizes media training dubbed “Bright Story Series”

Ghana’s leading telecommunications service provider, MTN Ghana  has organized a one-day training for new and traditional media practitioners dubbed “The Bright Story Series”. The Bright Story Series is a part of the company’s media development programmes instituted by the Corporate Communications department a few years ago. The first of several media engagements scheduled for the year 2018 had about 60 ...

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B.J. Novak’s list-making startup is back with a new social media app

When actor and writer B.J. Novak and his small startup first launched The List App back in 2015, an app for people who like making and reading lists, the company was already focused on connecting people. “The way that we think about it primarily is the way that you’d think about a social network,” CEO Dev Flaherty told Alive Ghanaq ...

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Manufacturers React to Congressional Passage of the Tax Bill

Manufacturers will save about $261 billion over the next decade thanks to the new Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. On paper, that should lead to new investments — in equipment, in workforce and beyond. Steve Staub was headed west on Interstate 70 on Wednesday afternoon, back to his factory in Dayton after a meeting in Columbus with the Ohio Manufacturers’ ...

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Oracle cloak-and-dagger lobbying campaign against Google

For the past year, Oracle has conducted a cloak-and-dagger lobbying campaign against Google while the two tech giants are battling in federal court over allegations of stolen computer code. Since 2010, Oracle has accused Google of copying Java and using key portions of it in the making of Android; Oracle’s tactics include seeding negative stories to reporters, seeking penalties against ...

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