POTRAZ, Childline launch Online Safety Guidelines for children

By ZBC Reporter THE first-ever Child-friendly Online Safety Guidelines in the country meant to ensure the safety of children on various digital platforms have been launched. Childline in partnership with…

CHINA PRECIPITATES 5G ROLL-OUT

BBC China is ramping up deployment of 5G infrastructure globally, the roll out of China’s 5G technology has faced major challenges owing mostly to the ongoing Beijing-Washington Trade conflict. 5G…

University graduates embrace Education 5.0

By ZBC REPORTER Four university graduates have embraced the Education 5.0 concept by designing a low-cost hand-controlled baler which prepares hay for livestock. Project Director Stellenbosch engineering graduate Tinashe Sithole…

Robot enforces mask-wearing, distancing at a store in Japan

TOKYO (Reuters) – A robot has signed on as the newest staff member at a store in Japan, taking on the job of ensuring customers wear masks and practice social…

Govt to prioritise access to ICTs by citizens

BY Fungai Jachi Government has pledged to create an adaptable policy environment for the Information Communication Technology sector to ensure increased access to affordable ICTs by the public. In pursuit…

There is definitely water on the moon: NASA

THE moon lacks the bodies of liquid water that are a hallmark of Earth, but NASA scientists said on Monday that lunar water is more widespread than previously known, with…

US govt sues Google

By CNN The Trump administration on Tuesday sued Google in what is the largest antitrust case against a tech company in more than two decades. In its complaint, the Justice…

Instagram filters: ‘Our skin is for life, not for likes’

“SOME Instagram filters make a mockery of my Asian features. I find them triggering because I was bullied about this exact thing as a child.” British-born Chinese vlogger Shu Lin…

Mysterious ‘Robin Hood’ hackers donating stolen money

A hacking group is donating stolen money to charity in what is seen as a mysterious first for cyber-crime that’s puzzling experts. Darkside hackers claim to have extorted millions of…

HBO to develop series based on Elon Musk

HBO is in the process of developing a 6-episode series about the founder of SpaceX, Elon Musk. The show will be based on Ashlee Vance’s biography of the Tesla CEO…