Volkswagen is starting a ride-hailing service in Rwanda
The automaker will also produce the Polo Vivo (below) at a Kenyan facility.
Scientists hope to save near-extinct rhinos by transforming cells
They hope that converted cells and in vitro fertilization will save the animal from oblivion.
Google invests in Africa's largest wind power farm
Google shows its commitment to clean energy by backing a giant wind farm project in Kenya.
Kenyan slums dispense clean drinking water through ATMs
It's 100 times less expensive than what vendors charge.
Internet.org is taking its free internet services to Kenya
Facebook, Nokia, Samsung, Qualcomm and others created Internet.org in hopes of bringing web connec...
Instant Wild satellite cameras protect animals through crowdsourcing (video)
Remote cameras are useful to wildlife conservationists, but their closed (or non-existent) network...
Insert Coin: BRCK wireless router packs a fallback 4G connection, internal battery
In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit prod...
Microsoft launches 4Afrika initiative with Huawei W1 variant, TV white space broadband project
Following the lead of co-founder Bill Gates Microsoft is taking more interest in Africa, announcin...
Google launches Gmail SMS for text-based email in Ghana, Nigeria and Kenya
Smartphones and email-equipped feature phones have proliferated in even the most resource-dry area...