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Creating opportunities for female founders across Africa

Through programmes that support women with funding, we will generate prosperity in Africa. The idiom, "The hand that rocks the cradle, rules the world," can have real and unequivocal resonance.

#YouTubeBlack Voices Fund invites grant applications from artists

YouTube has announced that grant applications for the #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund Class of 2022 will open on 21 June 2021. The fund is aimed at deepening investments in Black communities.

Google commits $25 million towards empowering women and girls in Africa

Google.org's new challenge is inviting applications for cash grants from NPOs dedicated to the economic empowerment of women and girls. The organization has pledged $25 million towards such programs across Africa.

Some insights from Morocco on how smartphones are supporting migration

Research reveals that smartphones supported migration flows from Morocco by providing migrants with access to online information before and during travel and when they arrived at their destination country.

New $30 Android smartphone for the African market

A new affordable smartphone called the Sanza touch has been launched by Orange for the African market. It costs $30 and runs the 4G Android (Go edition).

Safaricom and Google partnership hopes to increase smartphone penetration

Safaricom and Google have entered into a partnership that aims to empower one million Kenyans to acquire a 4G enabled smartphone and increase data consumption for Safaricom and empower the phone user to do much more than is possible on a feature phone.

Policymakers are keen on breaking up Big Tech

The chief executives of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google testified before the USA's Congress on 29 July 2020 to defend their market dominance from accusations they’re stifling rivals.