Project Latte: How Microsoft wants to integrate Android apps into Windows 10

Windows 10 may soon be able to run mobile apps designed for Android. Update on the technical details that allow this porting.  Microsoft is working on a software solution that would allow app developers to run their Android apps on Windows 10 with little or no code changes. How? 'Or' What ? By packaging them as an MSIX app package format and allowing developers to submit them to the Microsoft Store. The project is codenamed " Latte ," according to Windows Central, which says it will go into production next year. Microsoft had already tried to put Android applications under Windows 10 with the Astoria project, which has since aborted. The Latte project is probably powered by the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL). But Microsoft will need to provide its own Android subsystem for Google's OS apps to actually work. Microsoft has announced that the WSL will soon be compatible with GPU acceleration, which should improve the performance of applications runnin

NEPAD announces launch of academy for SMEs

NEPAD announced the launch of an academy for micro, small and medium enterprises in partnership with Ecobank. It aims to equip entrepreneurs in order to face the covid-19 pandemic. The first wave of training concerns 8 countries. 

NEPAD announces launch of academy for SMEs

NEPAD, the African Union's development agency responsible for coordinating and executing regional and continental development projects, has announced the launch of an academy for micro, small and medium enterprises.

The Academy launched in partnership with Ecobank will deliver an informational webinar, series of virtual training programs and mentoring to equip entrepreneurs with skills on how to build companies' digital presence and how to adapt their business operations to the era of the covid-19 pandemic. 

The platform will also provide access to market information, to a multitude of mentors with diverse experience while facilitating access to funding opportunities.

The first training sessions will be held in Ghana on August 21, in Togo on August 25, in Kenya on September 1, in Nigeria on September 3, in Côte d'Ivoire on September 8, in Niger on September 15, in Rwanda on September 17 and finally in Chad on September 23, 2020.