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Posts Tagged ‘Computer Science’

  • Delete Facebook, says WhatsApp Co-Founder

    March 18, 2019 • Online & SocialComments Off on Delete Facebook, says WhatsApp Co-Founder

    In a rare public appearance on Wednesday, 13 March 2019 at Stanford University, WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton urged students to delete their accounts from the social network Facebook. This was despite his having sold his own company to Mark Zuckerburg’s...

  • SPARK students learn to code in Hour of Code

    SPARK students learn to code in Hour of Code

    February 27, 2019 • Education, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on SPARK students learn to code in Hour of Code

    Next month, learners at SPARK Carlswald in Midrand will take part in the Finastra Hour of Code, a one-hour tutorial designed to broaden participation in computer science. Six years ago, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said: “In 15 years we’ll be teaching...

  • Q&A: Africa lacks software entrepreneurs

    October 30, 2011 • Top StoriesComments (2)

    Ghanaian entrepreneur, Herman Kojo Chinery-Hesse co-founded SOFTtribe Limited, one of West Africa’s leading software companies about 19 years ago.  Chinery-Hesse is the only African winner of the Distinguished Alumnus Award from the Texas State Alumni...