Weekly Tech Roundup for August 9th 2019

Weekly Tech Roundup for August 9th 2019

“Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important”.

– Bill Gates.

Information technology is at the core of how you do your business and how your business model itself evolves.
-Satya Nadell.

We also included some snippets from our daily knowledge development sessions, just to give you a little extra knowledge. After all, knowledge is never enough. Take your time and digest every one of them. The world is fast evolving and so should your mind.

Tech Snippets

Google tricks for Developers

Looking for short tricks to make programming effective and easy? Google has made things easy, you can try these google tricks, It makes programming easier and interesting. To the developers which ones can you implement? -FV

Solar cell for high speed internet transmission 

Solar cell can be used to receive high speed internet transmission and it enhances internet transmission, you can always check this out. – CC


Each and everyday most of us complain about mosquito piercing and sucking, why not take a moment out of your budget to purchase the new mosquitron. This is a mosquito catcher and killer and clears your house from annoying and dangerous flying pests without using harmful chemicals. its a technology just for mosquito – HE

Social media merge

Whatsapp and Instagram to change names, And also very soon it will be possible to send messages from Instagram’s dm to Whatsapp chats. – Ek


It’s becoming more common to face situations where the amount of data is simply too big to handle on a single machine. Pyspark is built with that in mind. Every data scientist, Web developer, or anything in between, need to learn about Pyspark today!- FV

Artificial Intelligence AI

Artificial Intelligence finally getting smart For the last couple of years, artificial intelligence (AI) has received a lot of attention. It is developing at an exponential rate. Now even machines can learn from data completely unsupervised. In this article, we will cover incredible and mind-bending artificial intelligence facts, including figures and numbers from reports, surveys, and information on the capability of AI at present and in the future. Terms used interchangeably with AI But before we get to the facts, it is important to understand the meaning and differences of the term. Usually, different terms are used while talking about- UV

Artificial Brain

Meet the classified artificial brain being developed by US intelligence programs. SENTIENT is (or at least aims to be ) an omnivorous analysis tool.- PA

Fintech Start-up

Someone is putting together a list of all the mobile financial services in Africa + their mobile interface type, maybe useful for those looking into/in Fintech

Knowledge Development Sessions


The chat bot’s relevant and the importance of a chat bot.

About Weekly Tech Roundup by Bincom Dev Center

You probably already know that Bincom ICT‘s core is Best Use of Technology. This initiative is a compilation of some of the things the people at Bincom Dev Center found interesting during the week in review. Bincom Dev Center is the Training & Development Arm of Bincom ICT. In this weekly publication, You will find various pieces ranging from ideas to trends, to random thoughts. They are here because we found them interesting. We also include some knowledge development pieces and where to get more information about these topic. We aim to publish an edition every Friday at 5:00pm (with exception of Holidays). We are working hard to keep ourselves updated and we think you should too! Time for some Shameless Advertising:

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One more thing, Credits for this edition goes to :

  • Contributors: All_of_us @Bincom Dev Center
  • Compiled by: Odufowoke Titilayo
  • Edited by: Nnaemeka Nwosu
  • Senior Responsibility Officer: Bade Adesemowo


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