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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 - Sierra-Leone. 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 - Sierra-Leone. Modern brains are younger than originally thought, possibly developing as recently as 1.5 million years ago, according to a study published...
Isha Sesay joins UNFPA as its newest goodwill ambassador

Isha Sesay joins UNFPA as its newest goodwill ambassador

Africa-Press - Sierra-Leone. Journalist and author Isha Sesay has joined The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) as its newest Goodwill Ambassador to help...
Sierra Leone Telegraph celebrates ten successful golden years

Sierra Leone Telegraph celebrates ten successful golden years

Africa-Press - Sierra-Leone. As the Sierra Leone Telegraph celebrates ten golden years of publication, we bring you excerpts of an interview, featuring Mr Abdul...
President Bio resumes his love of flying abroad

President Bio resumes his love of flying abroad

Africa-Press - Sierra-Leone. On 7 December 2020, a press statement published by the State House press secretary announced that the president will be travelling...
Sierra Leonean born Frederica Williams receives Harvard’s 2020 Dean Michael Shinagel Award

Sierra Leonean born Frederica Williams receives Harvard’s 2020 Dean Michael Shinagel Award

Africa-Press - Sierra-Leone. President and CEO of Whittier Street Health Center in Boston, USA – Frederica Williams, has been awarded the 2020 Dean Michael...

How To Prevent Porch Pirates With Technology

It's likely that with the rise of online shopping, most apartment complexes have seen an increase in package deliveries — and package thefts. Technology has become...

From medicine to recycling, 6 African start-ups doing business for good

As Africa tunes into the burgeoning movement of business for good, young people across the continent are finding innovative solutions to problems from illiteracy...

Technology for trash trouble

The municipal corporation (MC) here is going to take a call on Monday on introducing a Rs 9.7-crore system called Scada (Supervisory Control and...

Amazon Looks to Patent A Different Kind of Identification Technology

Recent reports have shown the distrust that average consumers have concerning facial recognition technology. A new patent filed by Amazon is going beyond the...