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LemonBox brings US vitamins and health products to consumers in China – TechCrunch

LemonBox brings US vitamins and health products to consumers in China – TechCrunch China is rising in many ways — the economy, consumer spending and technology — but still many of its population looks overseas, and particularly to the West, for cues on lifestyle and health. That’s a theme that’s …

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MallforAfrica goes global, Kobo360 and Sokowatch raise VC, France explains its $76M fund – TechCrunch

MallforAfrica goes global, Kobo360 and Sokowatch raise VC, France explains its $76M fund – TechCrunch More posts by this contributor Harley-Davidson to expand EV lineup, may include scooters, bicycles Update: EV startups Alta, Energica, and Zero could reboot the motorcycle industry B2B e-commerce company Sokowatch closed a $2 million seed investment led …

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The Democratic Republic of Congo’s electronic voting machines worry security experts

The Democratic Republic of Congo’s electronic voting machines worry security experts The technology company, Miru Systems Co., have growing concerns about the South Korean manufactured electronic voting machines in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s upcoming 2018 general elections. Apart from their vulnerability to hacking, there is a possibility that the QR codes …

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Google wants to bring free Wi-Fi to Nigeria next year

Google wants to bring free Wi-Fi to Nigeria next year Google has announced that it will be providing free high-speed Internet access via Wi-Fi hotspots Nigeria. Known as Google Station for Nigeria, the program aims to provide high quality and high-speed Wi-Fi hotspots across Nigeria in partnership with 21st Century, one of the largest …

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Uganda is trying to ban internet porn

Uganda is trying to ban internet porn It appears that Ugandan authorities are tightening their grip on how the Internet is accessed and used in the east Afrikan country. This is because the Uganda Communication Commission (UCC) has instructed telecommunications companies and Internet Service Providers (ISPs)to block local and international pornography websites. Godfrey Mutabazi, …

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Sokowatch closes $2 million seed round to modernize Africa’s B2B retail – TechCrunch

Sokowatch closes $2 million seed round to modernize Africa’s B2B retail – TechCrunch More posts by this contributor Update: EV startups Alta, Energica, and Zero could reboot the motorcycle industry Nigerian logistics startup Kobo360 accepted into YC, raises $1.2 million Kenya based Sokowatch aims to shake up the supply chain market for …

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