Monday, October 21, 2019
The Danger of Thinking We’re All ‘Addicted’ to Tech

The Danger of Thinking We’re All ‘Addicted’ to Tech

Does repeating a falsehood make it true? It seems so, at least when it comes to the myth that technology is addicting us all. While a reassessment of the role...
In California, Gig Workers Are About to Become Employees

In California, Gig Workers Are About to Become Employees

A bill passed by California lawmakers Wednesday could put guardrails on the gig economy and its reliance on “independent contractors.” The legislation, Assembly Bill 5, may reshape the way some...
Should AI Researchers Get Special Access to Visas?

Should AI Researchers Get Special Access to Visas?

Last year the annual artificial intelligence conference NeurIPS invited 230 researchers from Africa to attend a "Black in AI" workshop in Montreal. It was a great opportunity to bring some...

More than half of Nigeria’s revenue provided by FIRS

The Revenue Mobilisation, Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) says the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) contributed 59.7 per cent of revenues in the Federation Account in the last three months. The...
Planned Eric Schmidt Talk at AI Conference Draws Protest

Planned Eric Schmidt Talk at AI Conference Draws Protest

Eric Schmidt, former CEO and chairman of Google, has donated money to Stanford University and taught at its business school. But a group of current and former Google employees, academics,...

CBN says deadline for return of mutilated notes not applicable to bank customers

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Saturday said the general public would continue to return mutilated banknotes to their banks after the September 2 deadline. The Director, CBN Corporate Communications,...
No One's Happy With YouTube's Content Moderation Policies

No One’s Happy With YouTube’s Content Moderation Policies

Strange times make for strange bedfellows. So it is in 2019 when conservative nonprofit Prager University finds itself allied with a group of left-leaning LGBTQ+ YouTubers. The common denominator? Both...
Ecobank Transnational gets new major shareholder

Ecobank Transnational gets new major shareholder

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI) announces that IFC and the funds managed by the IFC Asset Management Company (AMC) have completed the sale of their c.14.1 per cent stake in ETI...
Choose the Best Small Business Loan for your Needs

Choose the Best Small Business Loan for your Needs

Specific loans can help you start or improve your small business. August 19, 2019 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Starting a business is expensive. Upgrading equipment, expanding to new...
4 Painful Realities Your Scaling Startup Must Accept in Order to Grow

4 Painful Realities Your Scaling Startup Must Accept in Order to Grow

70 percent of startups scaled too quickly in some aspect of their business. August 9, 2019 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. While growing a startup can be an exciting...

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