Home > Microsoft
journalists

Nigerian journalists, Kelechukwu Iruoma and Ruth Olorounbi are Microsoft, ICFJ Immersive storytelling grant winners

second phase grant winners Kelechukwu Iruoma and Ruth Olorounbi are winners of the second phase of the Microsoft Modern Journalism program which focuses on immersive storytelling. The journalists will be reporting on the aftermath of oil spills in Ogoniland, Nigeria. They will receive special grants to involve audiences in real-time news gathering and storytelling of important news events. Microsoft’s

Read More
Women Innovators

Women innovators in Kenya, South Africa, the UAE to benefit from global expansion of Women in Cloud Microsoft Cloud Accelerator Program

Women innovators in Kenya, South Africa, the UAE to benefit from global expansion of Women in Cloud and IdeaGen Microsoft Cloud Accelerator Program. Team Fe Amaan showcase their innovation at Microsoft Imagine Cup Women innovators and technology entrepreneurs in Kenya, South Africa and the United Arab Emirates will soon get

Read More
Middle East Winners

Meet the 2019 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year Middle East Winners

Microsoft announces Partner of the Year Award Winners and finalists ahead of its annual partner conference, Inspire. Microsoft Inspire 2019 is set to take place July 14-18 in Las Vegas. The award showcases Microsoft partner organization building innovative solutions for their customers leveraging Microsoft technologies. We bring you the Middle

Read More
2019 Microsoft Partner Award Winners

Here are the 2019 Microsoft Partner of the Year Africa Award Winners

Microsoft announces its 2019 Partner of the Year Award Winners and finalists from about 3000 nominations from 115 countries. We bring you winning African partner organization building new and innovative solutions for customers using Microsoft technologies. These winners will be recognized in July at Microsoft Inspire 2019, set to take

Read More
Minecraft Earth

Minecraft Earth: Microsoft drops blocks on stage at Apple’s WWDC event

Microsoft demos new iOS specific Minecraft Earth features at WWDC. Microsoft demoed its latest creation in Minecraft; Minecraft Earth at Apple’s 2019 Worldwide Developers Conference(WWDC). The augmented reality (AR) game was announced last month and will be released on iOS and Android. Saxs Persson and Lydia Winters, Minecraft Creative Director and

Read More
Upepo Technology

Kenyan company, Upepo Technology, Receives Microsoft Grant for Innovation in Water

Upepo Technology recieves Microsoft AI for Earth grant. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Upepo Technology Company Limited, a Kenyan technology firm has become the latest recipient of Microsoft's AI for Earth grant. The award from Microsoft is to help the company extend its innovative developments. Upepo joins

Read More
MEST Africa Summit 2019

MEST, Microsoft announce 2019 Pan-African Tech Summit, MEST Africa Summit 2019

MEST Africa Summit panel discusion The fourth edition of MEST Africa Summit will be in collaboration with Microsoft. This year Microsoft partners with MEST in the event as platinum sponsors. The summit will explore the latest innovations in the African tech ecosystem. Mest Africa Summit 2019 will take place in Nairobi,

Read More
Insider Dev Tour 2019

Microsoft Insider Dev Tour 2019 Africa events in Nigeria, Morocco, Mauritius, South Africa

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Microsoft's world wide developer focused event, Build is on the road again. Insider Dev Tour 2019 will be heading across the globe with stops in African cities. Last year the team made a stop in South Africa. This year the Insider

Read More