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Australian tells BBC he created bitcoin, but some sceptical

Daily Mail - ‎55 minutes ago‎
SYDNEY/SINGAPORE, May 2 (Reuters) - Australian tech entrepreneur Craig Wright told the BBC that he was the creator of controversial digital currency bitcoin, but some scepticism remained about the identity of a person who until now has gone by the name ...
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Tanzania: Win-Win Situation Key for Economic Growth - ‎4 hours ago‎
Today, Tanzanians join the rest of the world to celebrate the achievements of workers - Labour Day. The event often comes with many expectations from those working in the formal sector.
Better workers' terms coming
China in $6 billion offer for Tanzania rail
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Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Reveal Trailer! - ‎1 hour ago‎
Following lots of rumors and teases over the last week, Activision has confirmed that the next title in the “Call of Duty” franchise is Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, developed by Infinity Ward.
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Samsung Galaxy Note 6: Specs leak reveals mammoth 256GB ROM, 4200 mAh battery and more

International Business Times UK - ‎48 minutes ago‎
The Samsung Galaxy Note 6 slated to be pitted against Apple's iPhone 7 has yet again generated curiosity with a new range of specs leaks.
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LG's Next Fingerprint Scanner Will No Longer Need A Button: Where Will It Be Located?

Tech Times - ‎41 minutes ago‎
LG has developed new technology that will no longer require fingerprint scanners to be placed underneath a button. Where will users place their thumb or finger to activate the feature?
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Fragment Believed To Be Part Of The Earth's Formation Came Back After Billions of Years

Science World Report - ‎1 hour ago‎
N SPACE - AUGUST 3: In this handout from the European Space Agency (ESA), the comet Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko is seen in a photo taken by the Rosetta spacecraft with the OSIRIS narrow-angle camera August 3, 2014 in space.

Tanzania: Chinese Companies Carrying Out President Xi Jinping's Philosophy in Tanzania - ‎2 hours ago‎
While Tanzania's Development Vision 2020 is taking shape moving ahead, which will lead the country to middle income status, there is no way the country can achieve this major transformation without a committed labour force.

Tanzania: Refugees On the Edge of Two Worlds - ‎56 minutes ago‎
When Ahmed* takes his cap off a thin layer of black hair appears. With an almost apologetic smile he says that it must be because of stress.

Tanzania: Hakielimu - Set Sh1 Trillion for Education Sector - ‎55 minutes ago‎
By so doing free education policy will bear fruit, said HakiElimu -- a non-governmental organisation. HakiElimu urges the government to demonstrate its commitment in improving access and quality of education by allocating Sh1 trillion in fiscal year ...

Tanzania: Majaliwa Takes Advice On Probing UK Bank - ‎1 hour ago‎
Dodoma - PRIME Minister, Mr Kassim Majaliwa, said yesterday the government was working on Kigoma Urban MP (ACT-Wazalendo) Zitto Kabwe's advice that it should launch an investigation into the bribery scandal with the UK bank.
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Only bad reasons not to charge Zuma

Independent Online - ‎51 minutes ago‎
If the NPA never doubted it had a winnable case against Zuma, why would it now appeal this judgment? asks Eusebius McKaiser. President Jacob Zuma should be more excited than anyone else in the country about the possibility of soon having his day in ...
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Bawumia must apologise for false religious claims – Apaak

GhanaWeb - ‎2 hours ago‎
Presidential Staffer Dr. Clement Apaak has called on NPP's vice presidential candidate Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia to render an unqualified apology to Ghanaians for suggesting that the Flagstaff House is religiously skewed in favour of Christians.
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Press freedom: 16-year struggle for access to information in Luxembourg

Luxemburger Wort - English Edition - ‎3 hours ago‎
(JB) Journalists in Luxembourg have called for a parliamentary debate to explore the struggles journalists face in gaining access to information in Luxembourg.

Why FG should pay N56,000 minimum wage – NLC

Nigeria Today - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
The Nigeria Labour Congress has said that its proposal to the Federal Government increase the National Minimum Wage from N18,000 Minimum Wage to N56,000 was appropriate in view of the current economic realities especially the high rate of inflation in ...
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Continental tourism fete in Durban

East African Business Week - ‎3 hours ago‎
ARUSHA, TANZANIA - Africa's tourism premium shopping ground for buyers looking for superior tourism products - INDABA 2016 - runs from May 7 to 9, 2016.

Air Zim opens Dar es Salaam route

NewsDay - ‎7 hours ago‎
NATIONAL airline Air Zimbabwe will be spreading its route network starting this month by flying to Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, twice a week as it seeks to tap into the growing trade between the two countries.

Tanzania: TCRA Gets a New Acting Director General - ‎3 hours ago‎
Dar es Salaam - Minister for Works, Transport and Communication, Prof Makame Mbarawa has appointed Eng James Kilaba as acting director general of the Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA).
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Kenya: Losing a Pipeline, Finding a Connection - ‎1 hour ago‎
When Uganda finally announced that it was shifting the routing of its crude oil pipeline from Kenya to Tanzania, East Africans of a certain generation must have had a feeling of déjà vu.

Global power solution firm ABB opens Tanzania centre

East African Business Week - ‎3 hours ago‎
MAINTENANCE: Before the opening of the ABB Tanzania facility, turbocharger maintenance was only undertaken in India (above) and South Africa.
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Intel Drops Atom Processors: What This Means For The Surface Phone

Tech Times - ‎39 minutes ago‎
Intel announced it already discontinued its Atom processors, codenamed SoFIA and Broxton. Does the company's latest decision have a ramification for the speculated Intel-based Surface phone?
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Xiaomi Unveils Its First Smartwatch - Mi Bunny for Kids

NDTV - ‎6 hours ago‎
Xiaomi last week unveiled its new Mi Bunny Smartwatch for kids in China. Priced at CNY 299 (approximately Rs. 3,000), the Mi Bunny smartwatch is now available to buy via Mi.
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BMW officially unveils the 2017 BMW i3 with a new 33 kWh battery pack [Gallery]

Electrek - ‎1 hour ago‎
Last week we reported on BMW advertising its new 2017 BMW i3 as having “50% more range” and now the automaker makes its updated all-electric vehicle official and confirms a 33 kWh battery pack - making it one of the biggest non-Tesla pack currently on ...
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Ringling Bros. circus elephants set for final act Sunday - ‎13 hours ago‎
Elephants parade into the arena during a Ringling Bros. show on April 17, 2016 in Fairfax, Va. (Photo: Jasper Colt, USA TODAY). CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST.
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Seeds from outer space planted at school in Bolton

The Bolton News - ‎1 hour ago‎
YOUNG space biologists are taking part in an experiment that is - literally - out of this world. Pupils at Blackshaw Primary School are now officially part of astronaut Tim Peake's space mission - as they grow rocket seeds which were flown to the ...
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Watch this jet-powered hoverboard break a world record

The Verge - ‎3 hours ago‎
Franky Zapata, the man who invented the jet-powered Flyboard Air, set a new world record on Saturday for the farthest flight by a hoverboard.
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StudyUniversity of Rochester researcher talks about possibility of alien civilizations

PerfScience - ‎4 hours ago‎
A new study has focused on quite an old question as to whether humans are alone in the universe. The new study has provided a simplified version of astronomer Frank Drake's famous Drake equation first published in 1961.
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Incredible 360-degree footage shows SpaceX's Falcon 9 landing on a barge

Daily Mail - ‎2 hours ago‎
SpaceX made history last month after successfully landing its Falcon 9 rocket on a barge in the Atlantic Ocean. Images of the tall, narrow rocket gliding down onto a droneship sparked applause and screams of joy at SpaceX mission control in Hawthorne, ...
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People volunteer in fundraising Multiple Sclerosis walk in Orland Park

Northern California News - ‎52 minutes ago‎
Awareness regarding multiple sclerosis was a center of attention for volunteers who took part in Multiple Sclerosis fundraising walk on Sunday in Orland Park.
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People over 54 who suffer from worsening depression may run higher risk of dementia

South China Morning Post - ‎Apr 30, 2016‎
People over 54 who suffer from steadily worsening depression may run a higher risk of developing dementia, according to new research published yesterday that suggested it may be an early symptom.
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Barnaby Joyce launches savage attack on carp during Question Time

Daily Mail - ‎2 hours ago‎
Barnaby Joyce has yelled in parliament about the importance of infecting carp fish with herpes. Christopher Pyne on Saturday announced a $15 million plan to eradicate European Carp, an introduced pest, from the Murray Darling Basin using herpes virus.
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Zika virus not much cause for concern for Delaware Valley, experts say

The Intelligencer - ‎2 hours ago‎
Samples of aedes aegypti mosquitoes, responsible for transmitting dengue and Zika, sit in a petri dish at the Fiocruz Institute in Brazil.