OPPORTUNITY ALERT: THE STEM PRIZE BY THE DENIS & LENORA FORETIA FOUNDATION
Jun08

OPPORTUNITY ALERT: THE STEM PRIZE BY THE DENIS & LENORA FORETIA FOUNDATION

Hello people opportunity alert.. STEM Prize…yayy! I know I am a strong promoter and advocate of STEM The STEM Prize was established to encourage young Cameroonians and Africans, especially girls and young women to pursue careers in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. This competition brings together young scholars from both secondary and tertiary schools (between the ages of 13 and 21 years old) to...

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CAMpreneur CARDIOPAD INVENTOR, ARTHUR ZANG WINS AFRICAN ENGINEERING AWARD
May27

CAMpreneur CARDIOPAD INVENTOR, ARTHUR ZANG WINS AFRICAN ENGINEERING AWARD

Hello Hello..It’s Friday!! Another inspiring story by our very own Camer inventor of the CardioPad, Arthur Zang. He just keeps making the news and winning one award to the next… Cameroonian inventor Arthur Zang has won a £25,000 ($37,000) prize for his device that does heart examinations. The Cardiopad is a tablet computer that takes a reading and sends it to a heart specialist. It allows health workers to give heart...

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HIGHLIGHTS OF #VILLAGEANDROID
May18

HIGHLIGHTS OF #VILLAGEANDROID

Hello people..Hope you are doing great. If you are Camer (or live in Camer) then you  know that #GenerationAndroid is one of 2016’s buzz phrases since the president of the Republic’s speech to the youth on February 11th, Youth Day! #GenerationAndroid aka the technlogy driven youth are making news in Cameroon.. Let’s just say this “Economie Numerique” will happen in Camer by hook or crook 😉 Village Android...

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EVENT SPOTLIGHT: THE INAUGURAL SILICON MOUNTAIN CONFERENCE
Jun17

EVENT SPOTLIGHT: THE INAUGURAL SILICON MOUNTAIN CONFERENCE

Hello people…Here’s what the Techies are up to this weekend.  The Silicon Mountain Community announces the first Silicon Mountain Conference to be held at Eta Palace Hotel, Buea Cameroon on Saturday the 20th of June 2015, from 5pm to 8pm.  Silicon Mountain is heart of technology and innovation in Cameroon.. located in the Buea Limbe area of the south west region of Cameroon.         ...

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TECH WIDGET: MEET APPLE’s (IOS 8.3) NEW DIVERSE EMOJIS
Apr15

TECH WIDGET: MEET APPLE’s (IOS 8.3) NEW DIVERSE EMOJIS

Hello people..So Emojis made the news!! Apple’s IOS 8.3 will have 300 New Emojis including diverse options. Emojis are small digital images that are accessible through virtual keyboards used for expressing emotions on smartphones, tablets and PCs. If you enjoy using emojis on your iPhone, then you may be happy to hear that 300 more have been added to the keyboard in iOS 8.3. The current set of emojis include an Asian man...

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SINCE ALL MAN WAN: SOCIAL MEDIA ETIQUETTE + TIDBITS OF "MILLENNIALSPEAK"
Feb02

SINCE ALL MAN WAN: SOCIAL MEDIA ETIQUETTE + TIDBITS OF "MILLENNIALSPEAK"

Hello people..New Month, New Post.. “Since All Man Wan”..This post is about social media etiquette & the tidbits of “Millennial Speak”.It is based on my observation on different social media sites. Inspired by Muke Alison’s post below..Muke is one of my fav fashion bloggers who blogs at Alison’s Lets Talk Fashion…. (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if...

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WASAFIX: A MOBILE APP SOLUTION FOR CAMER NUMBERS CONVERSION
Dec08

WASAFIX: A MOBILE APP SOLUTION FOR CAMER NUMBERS CONVERSION

What?  Wasafix is a mobile app that serves as a response to the problems posed by the current change of phone numbers in Cameroon. On the 21st of November 2014, all Cameroon numbers switched from 8 to 9 digits. The change requires addition of “6” (for MTN, Orange & Nexttel) or “2” (For Camtel) to a contact to make it 9 digits. Interestingly, an average person has about 80 to 100 contacts, and manually adding...

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NEW APP ALERT: “CAMNEWS” BY CAURYS SOLUTIONS
Oct21

NEW APP ALERT: “CAMNEWS” BY CAURYS SOLUTIONS

Hello people..The week started on a very positive note. Caurys Solutions based in Germany just released an Android app “CAMNEWS”. This is such a laudable  #237Proud concept and initiative. Can’t wait for it to be available in the App Store (*wink*). They are currently seeking RSS feeds to feed into the app. Blogs/Websites/Magazines. Please comment with your RSSFeed links. Check out the CamNews App...

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MWALIMU NYERERE AFRICAN UNION SCHOLARSHIP FOR WOMEN – STEM & EDUCATION!!

Hello People…An African Union Scholarship Opportunity… 2014 Special Call for Scholarship Applications  For Female Applicants Only  For Masters and PhD Programmes in Science, Technology,  Engineering, Mathematics and Education Science (STEME)  CLOSING DATE: 31ST MAY 2014  Check the Link for Details  http://hrst.au.int/en/sites/default/files/2014%20Female%20Scholarship%20Call_English.pdf The...

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PURSAR.com Digital Payments for Cameroon. Simple. Secure. Anywhere.
Apr17

PURSAR.com Digital Payments for Cameroon. Simple. Secure. Anywhere.

Hello People..Introducing Pursar Dot Com.. Pursar launched a crowdfunding campaign to fund launch operations.  We invite everyone, especially Cameroonians (at home and in the Diaspora) and tech enthusiasts, to participate in raising our target funds in exchange for various perks (t-shirts, keyholders, artist portraits, wallets, etc.) so that we can bring Pursar to market in Cameroon. It will be an uplifting community experience....

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