Category: internet

From Earth to Space; Technology and the Future

“From the Earth to the Moon” published in 1865, Jules Verne fantasized about lunar modules, sunlight landing, and moon missions. It is over one hundred and fifty years and her “fantasy” has come true, more real than eyes can see. Kernel Capek invented the term ‘robot’ in 1920, today robots are part of our existence. The world today […]

Sign Up for African Internet Governance Forum

The African Internet Governance Forum (AfIGF) is Africa’s multi stakeholder forum of Internet actors. It carries the voices and efforts of the African continent to the global agenda, while ensuring that the benefits of a viable information society accrue to every African. It was formally launched in Nairobi in 2011, during the Sixth global Internet […]

How Targeted Ads and Dynamic Pricing Can Perpetuate Bias

(HARVARD BUSINESS REVIEW) In theory, marketing personalization should be a win-win proposition for both companies and customers. By delivering just the right mix of communications, recommendations, and promotions — all tailored to each individual’s particular tastes — marketing technologies can result in uniquely satisfying consumer experiences. While ham-handed attempts at personalization can give the practice a […]

What Kind of Chief Innovation Officer Does Your Company Need?

(HARVARD BUSINESS REVIEW) One of the hottest jobs in the C-suite these days is the chief innovation officer, or CINO. Twenty years ago this position was virtually unheard of, but by 2017, 29% of Fortune 500 companies had a senior innovation executive, a study by Egon Zehnder shows. Because the role is relatively new, however, a standard […]

Velocity by Founder Institute Lagos: See Great Startups Pitch

The Founder Institute (FI) is the world’s largest startup accelerator, and the Lagos program is notoriously difficult. In fact, in the inaugural Lagos 2019 Cohort, 757 people applied to the program, and only 24 were able to make it to Graduation. At this event you can learn more about the Graduating companies, and see presentations […]

Applications for ARM DAAYTA 2020 Programme now open

Asset & Resource Management Holding Company Limited (ARM) and TechnoVision Communications Limited (TechnoVision) are pleased to announce that applications for the DAAYTA 2020 programme are now open. The Deji Alli ARM Young Talent Award (DAAYTA) programme was inaugurated by ARM in 2015 in honor of its founding CEO Mr. Deji Alli to promote lifelong learning […]

2-Hour Digital Consulting for SMEs

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