technology

Google DeepMind's co-founder goes on leave

The co-founder of DeepMind, the British artificial intelligence company owned by Google's parent Alphabet, has gone on leave from the...


Baffled student tells Twitter: 'I'm not a Chinese agent'

Twitter announced on Monday it had removed 936 accounts it said belonged to a state-backed Chinese effort to sow discord and undermine...


Twitter and Facebook suspend accounts linked to Chinese gov't

Twitter and Facebook have suspended accounts for running a state-sponsored propaganda campaign targeting Hong Kong protesters.


Go into ICT – Ursula advises ladies

Ghana’s Minister of Communication, Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has urged young women to take up ICT jobs to shore up the female presence...


Chaos erupts as a rare Porsche auctions for a record-shattering $70m

Going, going, going, going... The 1939 Porsche Type 64 was expected to auction for at least $20 million at Monterey Car...


2019 OFAB media awards launched

The organisers of the 2019 Open Forum for Agricultural Biotechnology (OFAB) Media Awards have disclosed their resolve to continually...


YouTube: LGBT video-makers sue claiming discrimination

A group of YouTube video-makers is suing it and parent company Google, claiming both discriminate against LGBT-themed videos and their...


Facebook let contractors listen to audio recordings from users

Facebook was listening. Sort of. It turns out the company that only recently made a performative pivot toward privacy...


Gov’t, KNUST partner to fight post-harvest losses

The government of Ghana is collaborating with the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) to develop technologies...


5 UMaT students develop App to fight cocoa diseases, pests

The University of Mines and Technology (UMaT) Tarkwa is collaborating with the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) to use mobile technology...