While #Bitcoin transactions are too slow to facilitate daily transactions, Twitter’s new tipping feature could be popularising a solution — Lightning Network — that makes daily spending with #Bitcoin feasible.
Today on #TechpointDigest, @OnomeOneyibo discusses Nigerian edtech, @stranerds; @Twitter’s newest feature; and the latest on 5G in Nigeria.
Nigerian edtech startup, @stranerds, is helping Nigerian students study better by connecting them with tutors and peers. Its goal is to become a one-stop-shop for students’ educational needs.
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Data Science Nigeria launches the Artificial Intelligence Startup Incubation Programme with 12 startups
Today on #TechpointDigest, @latoria_ria discusses hearing impairments and technology, @ReelFruit’s $3m Series A funding, and Apple Pay on @Paystack.
Every year, on September 23, the #InternationalDayofSignLanguages is celebrated. But, for the deaf community, what does it really mean to communicate in a world where tech reigns supreme? We explore this and more.
Today on #TechpointDigest, @BoluAbiodun1 discusses @CDCgroup’s $50.9m, @ZOLAElectric’s digital energy, and @theflutterwave’s partnership with @9PSB_ng
‘#AfCFTA and Nigeria’s Intellectual Property market’ by Mosun Oke and Tolulope Oguntade for @TopeAdebayoLLP, Techpoint Africa Publishing Partner
Today on #TechpointDigest, @jermah4 discusses @Techpointdotng’s Techpoint Build, @Netflix’s free plan for Kenyans, more on Nigeria’s digital currency, and Cartona’s $4.5m series A
By 2025, Africa will be more populated than China; however, 600 million people do not have access to electricity. @ZOLAElectric wants to use its smart battery tech to close the gap in Africa’s electricity infrastructure.
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Today on #TechpointDigest, @nwokomachigo discusses telco shut down in Zamfara State, Infibranches’ $2 million raise, and @dopayHQ Series A round.
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Rosenics Technologies’ Future Throttle event unveils deep tech startups and its plans for a drone-powered eCommerce in Africa
From delivery drones to electric cargo vans and an app that detects asphyxia in newborns, the Future Throttle event hosted by...
Today on #TechpointDigest, @OnomeOneyibo discusses telco losses in the Zamfara blackout and DiDi’s Nigeria launch
Today on #TechpointDigest, @latoria_ria discusses 54gene’s Series B funding, @Obateke’s journey to building @vilsquare, and data protection regulations in Africa.
Digital commerce solution, OurPass launches app, set to provide users with a one-click checkout solution
OurPass, a digital commerce solution headquartered in Nigeria has announced its launch over a virtual event. Revealing...