Google wants back in...in China
7 Aug Business
Google left China in 2010, refusing to bow to state censorship. Now it is willing to create a censored search engine to meet Beijing's needs. Bob Boorstin, who was on the team that made the decision for Google to enter China in 2006, and Bloomberg Opinion's Shira Ovide break down what's changed for Google.
Google rolls out free Wi-Fi access in Nigeria
27 Jul National
Technology Company Google is aiming to provide high-speed wi-fi hotspots in Nigeria through its Google Station in a bid to provide internet access across the country. With an initial launch in Lagos, Google plans to reach 200 locations across 5 cities by the end of 2019.
Tackling bias in artificial intelligence
27 Jul Business
The rise of artificial intelligence is evident across various industries, it is also introduces new risks to society and is as prone to bias. Joining CNBC Africa is Joy Buolamwini, Founder of the Algorithmic Justice League on fighting bias in Artificial Intelligence.