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Naspers backed FarmLogs raises USD22 million
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Naspers backed FarmLogs raises USD22 million

Naspers has announced that FarmLogs, a data science company that helps farmers unlock valuable insights from their fields has raised a $22 million Series C round of financing. In an email statement, Naspers said the round was led by new FarmLogs investor, Naspers, through Naspers Ventures, and includes follow-on participation from […]

Efritin online classified site might be shutting down
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Efritin online classified site might be shutting down

Efritin, one of the most popular online classified sites might be shutting down its operations in Nigeria. There is a likelihood that Efritin might just be restructuring its operations to ensure it runs a leaner operations. Whichever way, all these are still speculations. The company has not made any comment […]

China launches its first commercial Rocket mission
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China launches its first commercial Rocket mission

A Chinese rocket successfully sent three satellites into space in the country’s first commercial mission, a media report said on Monday.The rocket Kuaizhou-1A (KZ-1A) blasted off from China’s Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in central Gansu province at 12:11 pm (0411 GMT) with three satellites. The media report stressed that one […]

ExxonMobil announces the launch of cMIST technology
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ExxonMobil announces the launch of cMIST technology

ExxonMobil announced today its development of cMIST technology, which dehydrates natural gas using a patented absorption system inside pipes and replaces the need for conventional dehydration tower technology. In an email statement, ExxoMobil said “This “in-line” technology could be deployed at both land-based and offshore natural gas production operations”. The […]

Jarvis is Mark Zuckerberg’s new AI system
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Jarvis is Mark Zuckerberg’s new AI system

In January, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that his “personal growth challenge” for 2016 would be to build Jarvis an AI system to run his home. Previously, Zuckerberg has challenged himself to learn Mandarin (2010), only eat meat he butchered himself (2011), code every day (2012), meet someone new every day […]