Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarships for Women in Africa, Europe and the Middle East 2015/2016

Scholarship Name: The Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship: Europe, the Middle East and Africa Brief description Google offers The Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship for women in Europe, the Middle East and Africa to study in the field ofcomputing and technology for Bachelors, Masters or PhD degrees 2015/2016 Accepted Subject Areas? Courses relating to Computing […]

Google Education Programs and Tools for Tech-Savvy Africans

Google’s mission is to organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful. In Sub Saharan Africa, Google’s strategy is to get more users online by developing an accessible, relevant and sustainable internet ecosystem. Google has developed a strong presence in Africa through its various education and technology programs and events tailors towards […]

Zawadi Africa Education Fund Undergraduate Scholarship for Women- in Partnership with Google 2013

The Zawadi Africa Education Fund is a program designed to provide undergraduate scholarships to academically gifted girls/ women from disadvantaged backgrounds from Africa to pursue higher education in the US. Google encourages African women through the program to pursue careers in computer science as part of it’s ongoing support of education in Africa and commitment […]

Free Online Course: Ideas Come From Everywhere by New Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer

Udemy online learning platform offers a free online course to learn how to cultivate great ideas. The free course, Ideas Come From Everywhere, is by Marissa Mayer, New Yahoo! CEO, former Vice President of Google’s Search Products and User Experience. Marissa Mayer, believes that ideas for new products come from everywhere – every employee, every […]

66+ Niche Social Networking Sites you’ll want to check out – Not Facebook, Twitter, Google+…

You already know Facebook (who doesn’t), Twitter, Google+ and a few other popular social networking sites. But how much do you know about niche social networking sites that focus on users with particular set(s) of interest? Networking on niche social platforms gives a sense of belonging, knowing that you are with people who share similar […]

Are you using Google plus in these Creative ways Yet?

It’s been about 11 months (as at the time of writing this) since Google rolled out its social networking site and identity service, Google+ (pronounced Google Plus). The social media network was launched in June 28 2011 and opened to the public on September 20, 2011. As at April 2012 there are 170 million Google+ […]

2012 Google Photography contest for Students- Undergraduate & Graduate

Google Photography Prize: Google challenge you to come up with photographs that will make us laugh, cry, listen, hop on a plane, start a conversation, or start a revolution. In the first 100days since the creation of Google+ community, more than 3.4 billion photos have been uploaded to the platform by users. In other to […]

Google Android Developer Challenge 2- 2011

To support developers in building cool applications for Android mobile-users, Google launched the Android Developer Challenge, which will provide awards for great mobile apps built on the Android platform.You can participate by developing an application, evaluating and scoring applications, or both. The sections below provide information about the types of applications you can enter, as […]