Huawei's US subsidiary, Huawei Technologies USA Inc. (HT USA), dropped a lawsuit on Sept. 9 against the US Commerce Department and several other US government agencies that it has filed back in June.
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Huawei drops lawsuit against US government after equipment detained for two years was returned

Huawei’s US subsidiary, Huawei Technologies USA Inc. (HT USA), dropped a lawsuit on Sept. 9 against the US Commerce Department and several other US government agencies that it has filed back in June. The case was originally filed in response to telecommunications equipment that was seized without justification by US officials in September 2017. After […]

Uganics that manufactures an organic, affordable soap that repels mosquitos with intent to help prevent the spread of malaria and mSCAN’s device that performs ultrasounds through the use of a portable probe and a tablet, laptop, or smartphone, allowing trained healthcare workers and midwives to be prepared for potential risk-factors during delivery have won the Africa Science Innovation Challenge 2.0 at the ongoing World Economic Forum for Africa.
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Two Ugandan companies win Africa Science Innovation Challenge 2.0.

Uganics that manufactures an organic, affordable soap that repels mosquitos with intent to help prevent the spread of malaria and mSCAN’s device that performs ultrasounds through the use of a portable probe and a tablet, laptop, or smartphone, allowing trained healthcare workers and midwives to be prepared for potential risk-factors during delivery have won the […]

African enterprises are excelling in their efforts to establish Intelligent Enterprise capabilities and take advantage of the immense opportunities of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
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Umeme wins top award in South Africa

African enterprises are excelling in their efforts to establish Intelligent Enterprise capabilities and take advantage of the immense opportunities of the Fourth Industrial Revolution. This was one of the key outcomes at the 2019 SAP Quality Awards, which were held in Johannesburg and which recognized some of Africa’s most innovative public and private sector SAP […]

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Ugandan among 2019 AWIEF Awards Finalists

Ugandan technology entrepreneur Evelyn Namara is among the Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum Awards finalists for 2019 in Global Brand Award category. Leading Pan African entrepreneurship and innovation non-profit, the Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF), has announced the top finalists in its annual awards to celebrate women leaders and entrepreneurs in Africa. […]

Federal court rejects Facebook attempt to quash class-action lawsuit over the storage of biometric data
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Facebook Loses Facial Recognition Case

Facebook this week is facing another privacy induced lawsuit after its attempt to halt legal action was refused by a federal appeals court. The social networking giant had been sued back in 2015 when Illinois users accused Facebook of violating that state’s Biometric Information Privacy Act in collecting biometric data, Reuters reported. Facebook is already […]

GIV also predicts technology trends up until 2025, including 5G coverage, AI deployment, home robot adoption, and smart assistant use rates.
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Huawei Predicts 10 Megatrends for 2025

Huawei has launched its Global Industry Vision (GIV) report,  predicting technology and industry development up to 2025. Drawing from Huawei’s own quantitative data and real-world use cases of how intelligent technology is permeating every industry, the report identifies 10 megatrends currently shaping how we live and work. GIV also predicts technology trends up until 2025, […]