Apply: Google AI Residency Program for Young STEM Graduates 2018

Applications are invited for the 12-month Google AI Residency Program 2018. About the Award:  The Google AI Residency Program (formerly known as the Google Brain Residency Program) is a 12-month role designed to advance your career in machine learning research. Residents will work alongside distinguished scientists from various Research… Read full story here

Opera launches Opera Today, its version of Google News powered by AI

Opera has announced today that the number of monthly active users (MAUs) of its newsreader service has exceeded 100 million as of November 2017. The firm also announced it has developed its own artificial intelligence (AI) engine to provide users with relevant content in a smart way. The AI system studies users’ news-reading behavior in… Read more Opera launches Opera Today, its version of Google News powered by AI

Google launches Datally, a smart app that helps you save mobile data

After several months of secret testing, Google today introduces Datally, a smart data management app that enables smartphone users to control, monitor and save mobile data. Built primarily with emerging markets like Nigeria, India, Brazil the Philippines in mind, Datally is the result of over two years of extensive user research around these markets. Datally… Read more Google launches Datally, a smart app that helps you save mobile data

Nigeria: Google Maps, Street View Will Boost Tourism in Nigeria

press release By Segun Adeyemi The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has stressed the need to leverage on technology, particularly digital mapping, to boost tourism in Nigeria. The Minister stated this in Abuja on Friday at the launch of the Economic Value of Geospatial Services in Nigeria. “As we look to make… Read more Nigeria: Google Maps, Street View Will Boost Tourism in Nigeria

See how to activate the new “Male Voice” on Google Assistant

The era we currently live in and the level we have reached technologically has warranted the need to make things much less complex. Like Apple did with Siri, the Google Assistant is Google’s way of making smartphone usage and human interaction easier. And further following Siri’s footsteps, Google have made some changes to its virtual… Read more See how to activate the new “Male Voice” on Google Assistant

Google Play Store will now let you “try” apps before downloading them

Ever been curious about an app and hoped that you could test drive it before committing your money, data bundles and phone storage ? Well, Google will now let you do exactly that. A new update to the Google Play store will let you use an app before downloading it. This technology is made possible… Read more Google Play Store will now let you “try” apps before downloading them