Mac-Jordan Degadjor

Award winning Ghanaian Technology and Startup Enthusiast. Passionate about the inter-correlation of technology, entrepreneurship and innovation within the African tech ecosystem. Tweet: @MacJordan Got news, products or services to promote on the blog, reach out via hello[at]macjordangh[dot]com or (+233) 544335582
  • WhatsApp for Business

    WhatsApp For Business Rolled Out To Empower Businesses

    Mobile messaging platform, Whatsapp begins its WhatsApp For Business Program for businesses to connect with their customers in a fast and personal way. In what seems to be the first steps towards monetizing its platform, mobile messaging platform; WhatsApp has started testing ways for businesses to communicate with customers...
  • Claudia Jematia

    Kenyan IT Woman Seeks Job With Impressive Resume on Placard.

    A Kenyan IT Professional has lit the Internet after she was photographed with a placard looking for a job on the streets of Nairobi, Kenya. A Kenyan woman named Claudia Jematia has become an instant online sensation after stepping out to look for a job using one of the...
  • Matibabu Malaria App

    Is Uganda’s e-Health App – Matibabu The Next Big Thing?

    mHealth Mobile App, Matibabu aims to tackle the diagnosing of malaria with their smartphone-based technology in Uganda. Matibabu is the first smartphone-based system for diagnosing malaria developed by Code8 from Uganda. The Matibabu application provides information that enables the user to know how to prevent malaria infection. The application...
  • GE Lagos Garage

    General Electric (GE) Open Applications For 2017 GE Lagos Garage Program

    General Electric (GE) Launches Fourth Edition of GE Lagos Garage Skills Training Program for Entrepreneurs in Lagos, Nigeria American multinational conglomerate, General Electric (GE) created the Garages program in 2012 to reinvigorate America’s interest in the invention, innovation, and manufacturing sector of developing countries. The GE Lagos Garage Program is...
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    Global Digital Report: Social Media Users Passing 3 Billion in 2017.

    Global Digital Statshot reveals the latest data for internet, social media, and mobile use around the world in Q3 2017 with Social Media users passing 3 Billion. The latest Digital in 2017 Global Overview report for internet, social media, and mobile use around the world in Q3 2017 by We...
  • flutterwave

    Flutterwave Raises $10 million in Series A Funding Round

    Flutterwave Raises $10 million in Series A Funding Round from Greycroft Partners and Green Visor Greycroft Partners and Green Visor have led a Series A funding round of over $10 million in Flutterwave. They will be investing alongside existing investors like Y Combinator and new investors like Glynn Capital. Flutterwave,...
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    Video: Chinese Billionaire Jack Ma’s Full Speech in Kenya

    China’s Jack Ma announces support for African entrepreneurs, conservation efforts during his visit to Kenya. Earlier in July 2017, the Chinese billionaire and Founder of Alibaba; Jack Ma announced a $10 million fund for young African entrepreneurs building online businesses on the continent. The news came during his well-publicised...
  • Jack Ma

    Jack Ma Backs Young African Entrepreneurs With $10 Million Fund

    Jack Ma Has Launched The African Young Entrepreneurs Fund To Support And Fund Online Businesses By Africa’s Youth Jack Ma is backing young African entrepreneurs with a new $10 million fund. The founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba announced his African Young Entrepreneurs Fund at the Youth Connekt Africa Summit in...
  • Truecaller

    Truecaller Launches Video Calling Feature on Google Duo.

    Truecaller enabled video calling feature on Google Duo which can switch calls between WiFi and cellular data for uninterrupted conversation on-the-go. In March, Truecaller made a bunch of announcements for version 8 of the app, including a planned integration with Google Duo. At the time, the feature was promised...