Science & Technology

Somalia hosts first ITU National Training Workshop since 1991

0 Visits: 233 | Tuesday March 19, 2019 - 21:44:01
(Mogadishu, March 19, 2019) Ministry of Post, Telecom and Technology (MPTT) hosted a training workshop on ITU's Spectrum Management System For Developing Countries (SMS4DC), co-organized by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) between March 14th to 18th.

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Somalia: AMISOM trains its personnel on database management

0 Visits: 225 | Sunday January 27, 2019 - 10:17:27
Mogadishu (Horn Observer) At least 46 AMISOM military and police personnel have successfully concluded training, aimed at enhancing their knowledge on information and database management, officials said.

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Uganda deports third foreign telecom employee - AFP

0 Visits: 266 | Friday January 25, 2019 - 18:55:22
KAMPALA: Ugandan police on Thursday announced the expulsion of another foreigner working for telecom giant MTN, following the deportation earlier this week of two of the company's expatriate staff.

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NASA's 1st Deep-Space Capsule in 40 Years Ready for Launch Debut

0 Visits: 169 | Sunday December 13, 2015 - 16:08:16
NASA's Orion space capsule is scheduled to blast off on its first test flight Dec. 4. The unmanned mission, called Exploration Flight Test-1 (EFT-1), will send Orion zooming about 3,600 miles from Earth, before rocketing back to the planet at high speeds to test out the capsule's heat shield,…

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Planets Could Travel Along With Rogue 'Hypervelocity' Stars, Spreading Life Throughout The Universe

0 Visits: 135 | Sunday December 13, 2015 - 16:05:46
Back in 1988, astronomer Jack Hills predicted a type of "rogue"star might exist that is not bound to any particular galaxy. These stars, he reasoned, were periodically ejected from their host galaxy by some sort of mechanism to begin traveling through interstellar space.

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Asteroid Day' to Raise Awareness of Space Rock Threat

0 Visits: 156 | Sunday December 13, 2015 - 16:01:32
SAN FRANCISCO — Humanity can dramatically reduce its frightening vulnerability to cataclysmic asteroid strikes with just a little extra funding and a little extra effort.

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Intel appoints Brian Krzanich new chief executive officer

0 Visits: 154 | Sunday December 13, 2015 - 15:01:39
Intel has named chief operating officer Brian Krzanich to succeed Paul Otellini as chief executive officer, effective May 16, the company announced Thursday.

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How 3D body scanning will help you find a suit that actually fits

0 Visits: 143 | Sunday December 13, 2015 - 14:58:47
There's an old adage in the menswear world that says that a cheap, well-fitted suit will always look infinitely better than an expensive, poorly fitting one.

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Department of Defense close to decision on Apple, Samsung devices

0 Visits: 157 | Sunday December 13, 2015 - 14:55:31
BlackBerry's last stronghold in the smartphone market may be under siege. A review of Apple and Samsung's software for use on the Defense Department's secure classified and unclassified networks is expected to be completed within two weeks and could further curtail BlackBerry's once…

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16 Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence: Supporting Somalia to Empower Women

0 Visits: 166 | Sunday December 13, 2015 - 09:27:08
The 25th of November was the International Day to Eliminate Violence against Women and the start of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign. I took this opportunity to meet leading women from the British Somali Diaspora, to reinforce the UK's commitment to women's empowerment…

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