Experts call for a mentor-ship initiatives for start-ups
Experts call for mentorship initiatives for start-ups
Lagos State to co-create with tech ecosystem
Already tagged Nigeria’s commercial capital – Lagos State says it is now on a mission to seal a spot as the country’s technology and innovation hub. CNBC Africa's Christy Cole spoke to Special Assistant to Lagos State Governor on Technology and Innovation, Olatunbosun Alake, that Lagos is making moves to remove communication barriers between the state and its tech ecosystem as well as turbo-charge levers of innovation within the state.
This Nigeria-based tech start-up seeks to reduce barriers in cross-border investing
Nigeria-based tech start-up, Chaka is seeking to break down barriers to investing. CEO of the company, Tosin Osibodu joins CNBC Africa for more.
Google gears up to launch streaming game service Stadia
Tech giant Google is preparing to launch its game streaming service Stadia on November 19, in what it is calling "a revolution for the games industry."
Where can tech investors find value?
Bloomberg’s Giles Turner sits down with Mubadala Investment Company Head of Ventures, Ibrahim Ajami; Blossom Capital Founder, Ophelia Brown; and SoftBank Vision Fund Managing Partner and Investment Committee Member, Saleh Romeih, at the Bloomberg Invest London Summit for a conversation on the future of tech investing.
Tech’s most controversial startup is disrupting the business of War
Founded by Palmer Luckey and backed by Peter Thiel, Anduril is manufacturing nimble attack drones for the U.S. military. But being a defense contractor is not a popular ambition in Silicon Valley lately, as concerns about high-tech surveillance and weaponry go beyond anti-Trump sentiment. (Video Producers: Max Chafkin, Diana Suryakusuma; Director of Photography: Sam Price-Waldman; Editor: Bobby Moser; Sound Design: Cadell Cook; Narration: Mark Leydorf)
Big tech regulation should exempt small startups, Uber CEO ays
Uber Technologies Chief Executive Officer Dara Khosrowshahi and Alphabet Inc. Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat discuss the impact of regulation on tech innovation at the Bloomberg Global Business Forum 2019 in New York. Bloomberg's Erik Schatzker moderates.
Amazon vows to go carbon neutral 10 years ahead of Paris deadline
The tech giant has vowed to go carbon neutral by 2040, beating the Paris Agreement by 10 years. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has encouraged other companies to follow suit. The move comes a day ahead of global climate protests.
The next tech hub Powerhouse
BlueRun Ventures General Partner Cheryl Cheng, Boost VC Founder and Managing Director, Refactor Co-founder and Chairperson speak with Bloomberg's Sarah McBride at Bloomberg's Venture Future in San Francisco on August 1, 2019.