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Digital Renter Makes Major Upgrade To Its Interface: “Design for Humans”

In an effort to ease navigation and provide easy access to property listings, landlord and caretaker information on its platform, Digital Renter has launched a new user interface termed, “Design for Humans. It's #DDay. We will be #releasing the new #userinterface for #DigitalRenter today 15th May, 4pm.

The Hustler’s Digest – HTC’s Joining A Blockchain Smartphone Revolution

Today’s Quote “The blockchain cannot be described just as a revolution.” William Mougayar Africa NIPC launches iGuide Nigeria The Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) has formally launched the iGuide Nigeria, an online guide to doing business in Nigeria. According to a statement from the Commission, the iGuide is an easy-to-use online platform providing investors with up-to-date and pertinent information on the processes, procedures and basic costs of doing business in Nigeria.

Silicon Mountain Software Developers Win Google Udacity Scholarship

Our Fears are our only Limitation Some Silicon Mountain Web-Developers who decided to face their fears by applying for the Google Udacity Scholarship have won the 2nd phase of the competition. When we take a grasp of the price from afar, we see reasons to go for it. But when we take a look at the challenges we decide to give up.

The Hustler’s Digest – Ghana’s Mobile Money Systems Go Interoperable

Today’s Quote “Opportunities for interoperability arise where interconnections with external parties can create greater value for customers and service providers than a single mobile money service provider can create alone.” Mahindra Comviva Africa Startupbootcamp Africa has  partnered with Google to support startups The Google Cloud Startup Programme intends to help startups build and scale using the Google Cloud Platform. This partnership will offer selected startups for the Cape Town-based accelerator more than US$20,000 worth of tech support.

The Hustler’s Digest – Orange Cameroon Dancing to the Tune of Digital Education

Today’s Quote “Education is a sector in transition.” Ian Fordham, Microsoft Africa $20m investment by MainOne in Cote d’Ivoire for provision of wholesale connectivity services The Nigerian open-access connectivity services provider group, MainOne is to invest $20m in Cote d’Ivoire for provision of wholesale connectivity services. This is after it obtained the  C1B license from Minister Bruno Koné, the country’s Minister for Communication, Digital Economy and Postal Services.

FasterCapital Welcomes Two Cameroonian Startups Into Its Incubation Program

UAE-based incubator FasterCapital has selected two Cameroonian startups to take part in its incubation program. The incubator made the announcement on their official website late in April. The virtual incubator on April 11, had launched the second round of its incubation program to run from April 15 to July 16, 2018.

Maibeta Launches Crowdfunding Campaign To Create Jobs For 500k Africans

The official launch of the Maibeta Inc fundraising campaign “Web and Mobile app to employ 500. This major fundraising campaign aims to raise $35.000 over a period of one month to reach Maibeta’s goal of providing jobs to over 500.

Orange Digital Ventures Invests in Africa’s Talking

Just as changes are occurring in every part of the world, Africa is becoming an interesting place for startups and entrepreneurs. In order to facilitate the growth of Africa’s entrepreneurs, Orange Digital Ventures has invested in one of Africa’s mobile technology company known as Africa’s Talking Ltd. Orange Digital Ventures Africa investment fund’s new initiative for Africa has announced its first investment to help Africa’s Talking raise US $8.

Nigeria’s Burgeoning Techsphere and the Arrival of CloudCover – Virtual SIM Technology

CloudCover recently joined the Nigerian tech space. Mobile operators, broadband companies, content providers and other technology-focused companies around the globe are pitching their tents in Nigeria. Of course, the underlying aim is to tap from the large market provided by the over 180 million Nigerians.

Nigeria’s TradeDepot Raises $3 Million From Pan-African VC, Partech

As part of its expansion plans, Nigerian SaaS web platform TradeDepot recently raised $3 million in funding from Partech Ventures. In realization of this drive, Partech Africa, thus, headquartered itself in Dakar-Senegal as its first move. Nigerian-based startup TradeDepot, recently raised $3 million in funding, becoming the first African startup to benefit from this scheme.

Hansel Media: Seminar on Effective Online Communication for Good Elections

A seminar on “Effective online communication for good elections” shall take place on Saturday 10th September 2016 from 9am to 1m at the FakoShip Plaza Hall, Buea Town, Buea. Hansel Media serves as an online platform that brings people together with the aim of changing their societies. They learn and improve their capacities in leadership.

Why You Shouldn’t Miss the Colorfluid Design Workshop in Buea

Join Bermond Yange and Agbor Collins of Colorfluid at the upcoming design workshop. It is scheduled for Saturday the 10th of June 2017 at Activ Spaces Buea and is proudly brought to you by Colorfluid and Activ Spaces Buea. The Colorfluid creative agency is a little known,  small, but very talented team of passionate professionals with a zeal for branding, explainer videos, and UI/UX.

Design Thinking Workshop: A Must Attend For Entrepreneurs

Design Thinking workshop is here to cultivate that utter mindset for entrepreneurs to shift from being problem-focused, to more solution focused and action oriented. The 5 days intensive hands-on training is expected to run from June 12 to 16 at 4 pm to 8 pm at Jongo Hub. Jongo-Hub Buea is an Entrepreneurship and Innovation support structure.

Silicon Mountain’s Life Changing Programmers Workshop Launched

In a bid to be a driving force towards the development of digital solutions for the Cameroon tech ecosystem, one-day programmers (coders) workshop aimed at providing intensive training for all who wish to improve their programming careers or skills has been launched. Organized in partnership with Skademy, ActivSpaces, Zuoix and Siqueries, the Life of a Programmer event will drill participants on how to become a wealthy programmer while providing real value to their programming careers. They will also 

Skyhigh University to Deliver Certified Insurance in Cameroon with Gambia’s WAII

In the quest to provide certified insurance tutoring for Cameroonians, Skyhigh University Centre (SUC) Douala, has partnered with the West African Insurance Institute (WAII), Gambia. As a result, the majority Africa’s insurance market is significantly less advanced than the rest of the world, with a significantly low insurance penetration rate and Cameroon happens to be in this picture. The African insurance market is significantly less advanced than the rest of the world, with a significantly low insurance penetration rate and Cameroon happens to be part