We’ve seen people across Africa do amazing things with the internet and technology—for themselves, their communities and the world. Over the past 10 years in which Google has had offices in Africa, we’ve been excited to be a part of that transformation. Ultimately 10 million Africans will benefit from our digital skills training program with...Read More
In July 2017 we announced a series of initiatives focused at providing mobile developer trainings to 100,000 developers in Africa. Today, as part of that commitment, we will be kicking off our Developer Student Club (DSC) program aimed at providing the African student community a head start on latest technologies like Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence...Read More
More and more Africans are coming online every year, using mobile phones as their primary and sometimes only internet device. Online isn’t somewhere people ‘go’ anymore, it’s where they live – connecting with the people, places and things that matter to them. But weak data connectivity, high data costs and low RAM or storage space...Read More
Last year at Google for Nigeria, Google’s CEO Sundar Pichai announced the Launchpad Accelerator Africa program, which includes over $3 million in equity-free support to more than 60 African tech startups over three years including mentorship, working space and access to technology and startup experts from Google and our external communities all over the world....Read More
Maliza Booysen is a Social Media and Digital Marketing Consultant in South Africa, whose passion is helping entrepreneurs and small businesses succeed.