T-Mobile officially unveils its home TV service, TVision Home

T-Mobile today officially unveiled its forthcoming home TV service, which will now be known as TVision Home. The service is the rebranding of Layer3 TV, a company T-Mobile acquired in 2017 to launch what it said would be a “disruptive new TV service” the following year. That launch, of course, had been

Amazon acquires autonomous warehouse robotics startup Canvas Technology

Amazon  has acquired Boulder, Colo.-based warehouse robotics startup Canvas Technology, TechCrunch has learned. The deal makes a lot of sense from the outside, adding another important piece to Amazon Robotics’ growing portfolio of fulfillment center machines. Amazon confirmed the acquisition with TechCrunch. “We are inspired by Canvas

9 African entrepreneurs selected for Westerwelle Young Founders Programme

Nine African startup founders have been selected to take part in the Westerwelle Young Founders Programme, offering them access to mentorship and networking opportunities. The Westerwelle Young Founders Programme, run by the Berlin-based Westerwelle Foundation, is a fully-funded six-month programme for outstanding young entrepreneurs from emerging

Nigerian fintech startup Kudi raises $5m Series A funding

Nigerian fintech startup Kudi has raised a US$5 million Series A funding round which it will use to grow its team, increase the size of its agent network, and launch new products. Founded by Yinka Adewale and Pelumi Aboluwarin in 2016, Kudi enables underbanked and unbanked Nigerians

eTranzact And Zeepay Currently In Talks For A Potential Merger

Fintech companies eTranzact and Zeepay are currently in talks for a potential merger. A merger of the two entities would create the largest fintech company in the country. The merger is subject to approval from the Bank of Ghana. The merger, if and when approved, would create the largest private payment