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Google Launches Wing, First Public Service Delivery Drone

Alphabet, Google's parent company, launches it's first public drone delivery service called "Wing", in Canberra, Australia. Wing was granted regulatory approval by the country's aviation authority, CASA, after an18 month trial and 3,000 deliveries. The...

Barbershop Management App Squire Raises $8 Million In Its First Round Of Venture Capital...

SQUIRE barbershop app raises $8 million in their first round of venture capital financing. Co-founders Dave Salvant and Songe LaRon are two Black entrepreneurs who set out to find solutions to underlying challenges associated with searching out good...

Chinese Schools Embed Tracking Chips In Students’ Uniforms To Monitor Truancy

Chinese deployment of technological solutions solves the problem of truancy and skipping classes by school students in China, using "intelligent uniforms." Chinese students now wear school uniforms that come with two chips in the shoulders...

Digital Lending System; The New Oxygen

The Nigeria loan system is an illusion of truth; Over the years, banks in Nigeria have constantly given false impressions to the public through print, electronic, and social media platforms (advertisements, billboards, text messages)...
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The World’s First Domestic Automatic Ironing Machine

Effie is the world’s first domestic automatic ironing machine, the company says. Ironing, whether domestic or industrial, is a very tedious job to do. But a company announced an invention with a beautiful name...

Well Over 60 Companies, 5000 Participants,100 Speakers Are Headed To Uyo For #StartupSouth Conference...

Biggest tech conference in South-South & South-East, #StartupSouth season 5, is coming live in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state, Nigeria from Oct. 29 to Nov. 2. 2019. Since founded in 2015, The conference has achieved huge...

Ghana Students Make Safer Sanitary Pads From Cotton And Banana Stems

— Ghanaian Students Miss Otoo-Quayson and Matilda Sampong discovered a safer, non-toxic and environmental friendly sanitary pad from cotton and Banana stem. — Beyond the environmental benefit, the banana sanitary pads are cheaper. One of the...
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Gun Detection Startup Aegis AI Raises $2.2m

A start up called Aegis AI, that uses computer vision to detect guns, has raised $2.2m in a venture capital funding led by Bling Capital. Participants also included Upside Partnership and Tensility Venture Partners. The...