Lewis Hamilton to join social media boycott protesting against online abuse | Formula One- Tempemail

Lewis Hamilton will add his backing to the social media boycott taking place this weekend across English sport aimed at putting pressure on online platforms to tackle racism, abuse and discrimination. The Formula One world champion – who has an enormous global audience on Instagram with 22 million followers and Continue Reading

Cricket unites to join English football’s weekend boycott of social media | Cricket- Tempemail

English and Welsh cricket will join this weekend’s boycott of social media by football clubs and players in a show of solidarity against online racism and discrimination. The England and Wales Cricket Board will be joined by all 18 first-class counties, the eight women’s regional teams and the Professional Cricketers’ Continue Reading

Microsoft, Stanbic and Kenyan Government Join forces to Impart Digital Skills – Tempemail

Microsoft Kenya, Stanbic Kenya Foundation and the Kenyan Government have partnered to impart digital skills to 50,000 entrepreneurs. According to TechWeez, this move will see private sector players “address a digital skills gap within the market” through digital learning and skilling initiative. “The digital landscape is transforming rapidly, and Kenya Continue Reading

M-Pesa Becomes First African FinTech to Join United for Wildlife Financial Taskforce – Tempemail

M-Pesa has revealed that it is the first mobile money provider in Africa to join the Financial Taskforce established by United for Wildlife, a coalition of charities that works to tackle the illegal wildlife trade. The M-Pesa mobile money system has become Africa’s most popular financial services provider and the Continue Reading

Tech giants join with governments to fight Covid misinformation | Technology

Facebook, Twitter and Google are working with a coalition of governments including the UK and Canada to fight misinformation and conspiracy theories around Covid vaccinations. Formed by the British fact-checking charity Full Fact, the new working group will aim to set cross-platform standards for tackling misinformation – as well as Continue Reading

Huawei and Vusi Thembekwayo Join Forces to Encourage Digitising Businesses – Tempemail

Image sourced from Biznews Huawei has joined forces with South African business extraordinaire Vusi Thembekwayo to provide the technology company’s developer community with entrepreneurial advice on the importance of digitalising businesses and creating apps in the context of the thriving digital economy.  As part of Huawei’s recently announced series of Continue Reading

Bentley is leading the charge to batteries. British carmakers must join it | Business

Carmakers talk a good game. Even the biggest petrolhead automotive executives are now practised at conjuring images of a zero-emissions future, but that future always seems to be just a bit further off. And even while they increase production of electric cars, many insist that there is a stubbornly long Continue Reading

Paxful and Uhuru Wallet Join Forces to Ease Money Transfers – Tempemail

Paxful has partnered with Uhuru Wallet to add a new payment method to its platform. This collaboration is expected to give South Africans access to the crypto economy, making it easier to make money transfers.  The cost of financial transactions in Sub-Saharan Africa can be sky-high. Fortunately, the global crypto-currency Continue Reading