University of Cape Town
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Despite the presence and potential impact of digital technology in their lives, Nigerian children’s digital practices are hampered by a lack of proper support from their homes and in school.
The app operates on blockchain technology in order to ensure the privacy of all users information, offering a decentralised solution. One of the unique selling points is that even those without access to a smartphone can benefit and make use of COVI-ID.
Marie Korsaga hopes to open astrophysics to other women in Africa. She says astronomy can boost development through jobs and infrastructure.
A South African team made up of 6 undergraduate students from the University of Cape Town and the University of the Witwatersrand has won an international supercomputing competition. The competition took place at the International Supercomputing Conference in Germany.
Perhaps precisely because they are so elusive, Fast Radio Bursts have received a lot of attention in the years since their discovery.
We don't have the data in developing countries, and in global statistics to know if the digital divide is being closed.