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Introducing Afdtechtalk Podcasts!

It’s a beautiful Monday, isn’t it? In case you didn’t know, I started Afdtechtalk in 2016. Ever since, my team and I have put out a lot of content in the form of articles, infographics and tweets, some of which…

7.5 features and improvements I’d like to see in AirPods 2!

I ruined an AirPod last night. The right pod slipped from my hand and dropped out of the trotro I was sitting in. As expected, at least one car drove over it. So yeah, that’s the end of my it….

Best budget smartphones you can buy in Ghana right now

Finding the perfect smartphone without shelling out flagship-level money can be a hassle for the average person. Especially when your needs in terms of a smartphone choice are weightier than the piggy bank or susu box that sits in the…

Figma X GitHub Accra Hackathon

Designers and developers/coders! Figma & GitHub in partnership with Ingressive invites you to participate in the Figma & GitHub Hackathon 2018. Compete and collaborate as a member of a team to come up with an idea and turn it into…

Tech Hub Tour: iSpace Foundation

Do pass by number 205/6 2nd Emmause Lane at Labone, a suburb of Accra and though there seems to be nothing extraordinary about the building, you will be amazed by the ingenuity and technological innovation behind those walls. Big things they…

Exclusive Tech Tour: Ho Node Hub

EUREKA!!! There was an idea after writing “A Laptop and a Dream”. The idea though enormous, was to embark on a mission to visit all sixteen tech hubs in the country. On the first of May, after traveling for over…

Event Recap: Figma Accra Design Roadshow

It was a bright Saturday in the city of Accra and the creative minds of the city had one place in mind, the Figma Accra Design Roadshow at the Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST). The lively flowers, paintings, colours…

Can drones take the healthcare sector in Ghana to the skies?

In 2015, the world had its modern Kitty Hawk moment when drone delivery company Flirty, made the first recognised drone delivery to an uninhabited area in Hawthorne, Nevada. Drones have come a long way since then, with countless experiments trying…

Figma Africa: Let’s build a world class design community together!

Figma is excited to announce the launch of their Global Design Community, starting in Nigeria, Ghana and South Africa, with plans to extend to other countries soon! Figma’s mission is to make design accessible to everyone, anywhere in the world…

Three reasons mobile money isn’t as cool as it seems

Before I begin, let me put out a disclaimer: This article is in no way attacking any telecom company, neither is it a fight against a progressive transformation to a cashlite or cashless economy. It is equally not a kick…

Many Ghanaian tech startups are inspired by all but one thing: data

Hello there. Take a pause. Set a timer for 60 seconds and simply do nothing — just gaze into the vast expanse of the universe. This simple experiment may seem like child’s play but in that time span, an immense…

Editor’s Comments: Weekend Poll 3

In our last poll, we decided to “go for your money”, not in its literal sense but the money on your virtual money wallets popularly nicknamed “Mobile Money”. So check out the questions that trended below and the interesting responses…