Friday, December 2, 2022

    Tag: Technology

    IT devotees working on bigger ventures than “Sophia”

    The founders of iCog Labs, an Ethiopian IT company that focuses on Artificial Intelligence (AI) is set to advance in areas of AI revolution and genetic data analysis which they believe is bigger than the humanoid robot, Sophia.

    Blockchain technology to debut in Ethiopia

    Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Input Output Hong Kong, a company based in Hong Kong, China, on Thursday for the utilization of a blockchain application platform called Cardano, a type of blockchain record management platform used in Ada cryptocurrency, in Ethiopia.     

    Efforts Launched as women entering fields of science dwindels

    With small and dwindling statistics on Ethiopian women entering fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics a.k.a. STEM fields; the annual ‘Ethiopian Challenge Girls Making app’ has been launched in an effort to appease the next generation of girls that choose to enter the male-dominated fields in the capital.

    Experts to deliberate on finance sector challenges

    Experts from the financial services sector are going to deliberate on the challenges and opportunities of the financial sector in the East Africa region at the second East Africa Finance Summit to be held in Addis Ababa from December19-20.

    Local start up wins big on world stage

    At one of the world’s premier tech startup events, Slush, attended by 20,000, held in Helsinki, Finland, Christian Tesfaye, 20, founder of an agri-tech firm from Ethiopia, GebeyaNet Technologies, was crowned champion, on December 1st, 2017 of the Slush Global Impact Accelerator competition. This was the first time an Ethiopian agri-tech company has won such a top international award at a gathering of this level.


    The business of aid

    Freedom is one of the fundamental rights accorded to humans. People should have the freedom to speak, act and think. But how does one acquire true freedom? I believe that behind freedom, there is power.

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    EEP awaits ENDF takeover to resume electricity in Mekelle

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    Confusion reigns over payment system reform

    Gone are the days when a telecom operator solely...