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Robotic lizards could be the future of disaster surveillance, say researchers

Robotic lizards could be the future of disaster surveillance, say researchers

Africa-Press - Rwanda. By Dalvin Brown, Researchers have created a robotic lizard that can scale vertical walls just like the actual animal. While Boston Dynamics...
Virtual reality exercise app ‘VZfit’ overwhelms the senses in all the wrong ways

Virtual reality exercise app ‘VZfit’ overwhelms the senses in all the wrong ways

Africa-Press - Rwanda. The fitness app seemed perfect for virtual reality. Stitching together 3-D vistas of scenic streets and byways around the globe and combining...
Modern Brains Evolved Much More Recently Than Thought

Modern Brains Evolved Much More Recently Than Thought

Africa-Press - Rwanda. Modern brains are younger than originally thought, possibly developing as recently as 1.5 million years ago, according to a study published...
Photographers, videographers get new platform to access market

Photographers, videographers get new platform to access market

Africa-Press - Rwanda. Rwandan Photographers and videographers are set to benefit from a new local platform that will help them market and sell their...
WhatsApp’s data policy changes; should Rwandans worry?

WhatsApp’s data policy changes; should Rwandans worry?

Africa-Press - Rwanda. Last week, popular messenger app, WhatsApp announced policy changes that will see them share information with its parent company Facebook and...
Why Wikipedia wants you to curate content on Rwanda

Why Wikipedia wants you to curate content on Rwanda

Africa-Press - Rwanda. Popular free online encyclopedia, Wikipedia is calling on Rwandans and citizens from the region to be more involved in curating content...
Rwandan tech firm unveils WhatsApp alternative

Rwandan tech firm unveils WhatsApp alternative

Africa-Press - Rwanda. WhatsApp recently announced an upgrade of its privacy policy to take effect on 8 February 2021. The move has led to a...
The numerous benefits derived from the Moringa tree

The numerous benefits derived from the Moringa tree

Africa-Press - Rwanda. Originally from India, the moringa oleifera is referred to as the miracle tree. Known as the mouroum, all parts of the...
Moroccan geeks flock to 'hackers' paradise'

Moroccan geeks flock to ‘hackers’ paradise’

Africa-Press - Rwanda. Africa-Press - Zambia. With its rows of sleek computers and ultra-modern study methods, Morocco's 1337 campus is a dream come true...
Will IFRS 17 be a catalyst for wider transformation?

Will IFRS 17 be a catalyst for wider transformation?

Africa-Press - Rwanda. IFRS 17 is much more than a financial reporting standard. Whereas it can be tempting to view the standard through the...