Category archives for: Internet

UNCTAD: Coronavirus Reveals Need to Bridge the Digital Divide

Geneva, Switzerland, April 6, 2020//-The global crisis brought on by the coronavirus pandemic has pushed us further into a digital world, and changes in behaviour are likely to have lasting effects when the economy starts to pick up. But not everyone is ready to embrace a more digitized existence.

Google Searches for Business Loan Up by 317% Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

April 4, 2020//-Data gathered by indicates that global interest in business loans has risen on the search engine Google. According to the data, between the first week of April last year and a similar period in 2020, the queries have gone up by 317%.

SAP Offers a New Digital Learning Initiative to All

March 24, 2020//-SAP today announced a new digital learning initiative offering innovative, interactive educational content to support students, professionals and anyone wishing to continue to learn during this challenging time.

Report: Kids Are Facing Cyberbullying with 66% of Parents Unaware

March 19, 2020//-According to data gathered by Atlas VPN, 66% of parents are not monitoring their children’s time spent on social media. Research also shows a positive correlation between time spent on social media and the chance of being cyberbullied.

ICT Industry to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 45% by 2030

March 4, 2020//-​​​​A new ITU standard highlights that compliance with the Paris Agreement will require the information and communication technology (ICT) industry to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 45 per cent from 2020 to 2030.

Google Play Games Hit 8.59 bn App Downloads

March 2, 2020//-As the largest revenue source of the entire gaming industry, mobile games continue generating a record number of downloads in the leading app stores.

MTN Ghana Partners Leann Consult to Launch University Geek Challenge for Students

Accra, Ghana, February 29, 2020//-MTN Ghana has partnered with Leann Consult, an Accra based brand and marketing management consultancy to launch the maiden University Geek Challenge (UniGeek) for students of Ghanaian universities.

Connected World: An Evolution in Connectivity Beyond the 5G Revolution

Connectivity is undergoing evolutionary change in most parts of the world—and, in select areas, a genuine leap into the frontier. February 22, 2020//-The promise of 5G has captured the attention of business leaders, policy makers, and the media.

AIMS Launches Applications for Its African Master’s in Machine Intelligence Program

Kigali, Rwanda, 21 February 2020//-The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) launched applications for the third intake of its matchless African Master’s in Machine Intelligence (AMMI).

SES’s and Gilat Telecom’s Resilient Network Restores Connectivity in D.R Congo

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg, February 11, 2020/ — High-performance internet connectivity has been restored in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) within just four days after the West Africa Cable System (WACS) undersea cable cut.

Photo Gallery

Log in | Designed by Village Pixels