27-yr-old creates app that warns illegal immigrants of potential raids in America

A 27-year-old web developer and designer Celso Mireles, once an undocumented immigrant himself, is developing an open source app that will show people exactly when and where raids on illegal immigrants are happening. While still in the development phase, RedadAlertas (or “raid alerts”) plans to give verified, secure information about when the government sends in…

New app helps pregnant women get seats on buses

A London based Tech Company has launched a new application called “Babee on Board” which has a beautiful feature for pregnant women. The app which uses Bluetooth technology, meaning it can work underground without signal or Wi-Fi can alert bus drivers when a pregnant woman needs a seat in a commercial transport. All she needs…

Chinese tabloid develops app that pays you to read

A leading Chinese tabloid Southern Metropolis Daily has developed and released a new app named Bingdu which not only allows users to read the news, but also gives them the chance to make money by sharing in the app’s advertising revenue. Users will receive money depending on their level of engagement with news stories and…

Nigeria Sets To Launch Information APP Dec. 15

Segun Adeyemi, Abuja: The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has announced that the Federal Government Information App (FGIAPP) will be launched in Abuja on 15 Dec. 2016, as part of efforts to enhance the dissemination of government activities. The Minister made the announcement in Abuja on Thursday at a meeting with Resident…

Innovations Solve Problems And Create Change – Ezegbo

It has been a year  since Chijioke Ezegbo emerged as Winner of the ‘Most Innovative Idea’ category at the 2015 edition of Etisalat Prize for Innovation. In this interview with RUTH CHOJI,he speaks on the impact of his victory and lessons learnt. Since you won the Etisalat Prize for Innovation, how far has the prize…

Tumblr Introduces Quick Send-a-Post Feature

Tumblr introduced a new “quick send-a-post” feature that allows Android users to quickly share posts with other users. With this feature, Android users can hold down the airplane button on a post they’d like to share, and drag their finger to the Tumblr they’d like to send the post to. While this sending feature is currently only available for Android…

Tumblr Introduces Quick Send-a-Post Feature

Tumblr introduced a new “quick send-a-post” feature that allows Android users to quickly share posts with other users. With this feature, Android users can hold down the airplane button on a post they’d like to share, and drag their finger to the Tumblr they’d like to send the post to. While this sending feature is currently only available for Android…

Tumblr Introduces Quick Send-a-Post Feature

Tumblr introduced a new “quick send-a-post” feature that allows Android users to quickly share posts with other users. With this feature, Android users can hold down the airplane button on a post they’d like to share, and drag their finger to the Tumblr they’d like to send the post to. While this sending feature is currently only available for Android…

Tumblr Introduces Quick Send-a-Post Feature

Tumblr introduced a new “quick send-a-post” feature that allows Android users to quickly share posts with other users. With this feature, Android users can hold down the airplane button on a post they’d like to share, and drag their finger to the Tumblr they’d like to send the post to. While this sending feature is currently only available for Android…

Tumblr Introduces Quick Send-a-Post Feature

Tumblr introduced a new “quick send-a-post” feature that allows Android users to quickly share posts with other users. With this feature, Android users can hold down the airplane button on a post they’d like to share, and drag their finger to the Tumblr they’d like to send the post to. While this sending feature is currently only available for Android…