June 5, 2023

New generative AI-powered Zoom IQ features are now available to Zoom users via free trials

Zoom IQ meeting summary and chat compose features allow users to quickly summarize Zoom Meetings without recording and draft content in Zoom Team Chat SAN JOSE, Calif., June 05, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today Zoom Video Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZM) launched key features of Zoom IQ, a smart companion that empowers collaboration and unlocks people’s […]

NRx Pharmaceuticals, Lotus Pharmaceuticals and Alvogen Inc. Announce Collaboration to Develop and Commercialize NRX-101

NRx Pharmaceuticals, Lotus Pharmaceuticals, and Alvogen to collaborate on the further development and commercialization of NRX-101 for suicidal treatment-resistant bipolar depression (S-TRBD) for global markets Lotus Pharmaceuticals will acquire worldwide rights for NRX-101 for S-TRBD and will be responsible for commercialization of NRX-101 in markets outside the US through Lotus’s direct presence in certain Asian […]

VERSES, DENTONS US and SPATIAL WEB FOUNDATION To Release Industry Report Titled “A Path to Global AI Governance”

Figure 1 VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 05, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — VERSES AI Inc.  (CBOE CANADA:VERS) (OTCQX:VRSSF) (“VERSES” or the “Company”), a cognitive computing company specializing in the next generation of artificial intelligence (“AI”), announces the release on June 8, 2023 of an AI industry report titled “THE ROAD TO AUTONOMY: A Path To Global […]

Kenya: Finance Bill 2023 is people-centric, President Ruto says

President William Ruto has urged MPs to support the Finance Bill 2023 as it seeks to address challenges facing ordinary Kenyans.The President further noted that the Bill will stimulate the economy, create jobs and boost earnings.He asked MPs not to bow…

Unfreedom Monitor Report: Kenya

Authoritarian regimes have long had a complicated relationship with media and communications technologies. The Unfreedom Monitor is a Global Voices Advox research initiative examining the growing phenomenon of networked or digital authoritarianism. Thi…

MSF urges action to fight cholera at Dadaab refugee camp

Kenya’s Dadaab refugee camp is facing a serious outbreak of cholera: according to the World Health Organization, as of March 2023, Kenya had recorded more than 7,800 cholera cases and over 127 deaths. The outbreak, which began in October 2022, has seen…

Kenya closes diplomatic mission in Sudan

Kenya has closed its diplomatic mission in the Sudanese capital Khartoum, as clashes intensify between the rival military forces.The foreign ministry said the mission had remained open to support the evacuation of Kenyan citizens, but was now closed as…

ANGOTIC 2023: Startups exempt from payment of fees

Angolan government announced fees exemption for the start-ups expected to take part in the 3rd edition of ANGOTIC 2023 – International Forum on Information and Communication Technologies of Angola on 12-14 June in Luanda, ANGOP has learnt.The move is m…