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August, 2017

  • 23 August

    Facebook introduces publisher logos next to articles in Trending and Search surfaces

    By Andrew Anker, Product Manager Facebook SAN FRANCISCO, United States of America, August 22, 2017/ — Today, we will begin introducing publisher logos next to articles in Trending and Search surfaces on Facebook (www.Facebook.com) as part of our ongoing efforts to enhance people’s recognition of the sources of news distributed on …

  • 3 August

    Hyperscale demand encourages African infrastructure investment

    Teraco launches Riverfields Hyperscale Data Centre Facility It’s taken hyperscale computing a decade to steadily claim significant cloud infrastructure service market share. Initially focused on major international markets, Africa has not been a priority until recently, when large players started turning their attention to Africa. Since then, the continent has …

July, 2017

  • 25 July

    Nedaa, Nokia set Dubai as base of pioneering Innovation & Creativity Lab

    Technology incubatorto be run 100 per cent by UAE Nationals Professional Communication Corporation – Nedaa, the Dubai Government security networks provider, has announced that it has signed today (July 25, 2017) an agreement with Finnish multinational ICT giant Nokia formally designating Dubai as the headquarters of their pioneering Innovation and …

  • 20 July

    Ghanaian, 19, builds search engine to rival YouTube

    A 19-year-old Ghanaian University student Gabriel Opare has built a new search engine to rival Google and Youtube. According to Opare, his new search engine, Mudclo, will challenge the dominance of YouTube. Opare who is currently a full time-time sociology student of the University of Ghana, taught himself how to …

  • 14 July

    Beware the hype around hybrid cloud computing

    Everything-as-a-Service is where cloud services seem to be going and one of the main drivers of this is the emerging hybrid cloud. But, Andrew Cruise, managing director, Routed, a neutral cloud provider, says that true hybrid cloud solutions have not yet been implemented in South Africa. He says this, after …

  • 9 July

    KNUST’s invented solar car (Photo & Video)

    The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), in partnership with the Technical University of Munich, has constructed a solar-powered 4×4 vehicle. The environmentally-friendly vehicle, meant to carry passengers and goods, was inaugurated by the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, the Chancellor of the University at the 51st congregation …

  • 9 July

    KNUST invents and builds solar-powered 4X4 vehicle

    The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), in partnership with the Technical University of Munich, has constructed a solar-powered 4×4 vehicle. The environmentally friendly vehicle, meant to carry passengers and goods, was inaugurated by the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, at the 51st congregation of the KNUST in …

  • 7 July

    Ghana launches its first satellite into space

    Ghana has successfully launched its first satellite into space. GhanaSat-1, which was developed by students at All Nations University in Koforidua, was sent into orbit from the International Space Centre. Cheers erupted as 400 people, including the engineers, gathered in the southern Ghanaian city to watch live pictures of the …

June, 2017

  • 6 June

    Konnect Africa set to reshape the satellite broadband industry

    With products aligned with the preferences and habits of end-users, Konnect Africa is making a strong push with a double objective: to be a partner of choice on the continent and to demonstrate how satellite technology is today the most relevant solution for unlocking access to the Internet in Africa …

April, 2017

  • 30 April

    KNUST website hacked?

    The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi – Ghana’s premium technology and science bias university named after Ghana’s first president Dr. Kwame Nkrumah has been reportedly hacked. When Awake News, checked the site www.knits.edu.gh some few minutes ago, the site is off with a screen report “No database …