Friday February 23, 2018 19:30

IT Press Release : 09 Feb 2018

Intouch continues investment to capture data, TV online shopping IT—09 Feb 18

Intouch Holdings Public Company Limited announced its 2018 investment plan would focus on investment through subsidiaries and affiliates with growing data service and business, digital media, digital commerce, and investment through potential partners.

Makeblock Joins Forces with NOSI to Bridge STEAM Education Gap in Cape Verde, Africa IT—09 Feb 18

SHENZHEN, China--9 Feb--PRNewswire/InfoQuest

Makeblock , the global leading provider of STEAM education solutions, teamed up with the government of Cape Verde on a mission to bridge STEAM education gap on Cape Verde Islands, Africa. The project named as Weblabs , was one of the objectives of NOSI's (the Operational Nucleus of the Information Society) e-Gov II, which is chaired by the Prime Minister of Cape Verde, with the target to bridge the STEAM education gap in Africa by applying advanced information technologies in the local education system. Makeblock, as the only provider of the robot kits for Weblabs, partnered with NOSI with an aim of introducing STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineer, Art, and Mathematics) education solutions to the schools and families in Cape Verde.

There are already 44 fully equipped laboratories in Cape Verde for the implementation of the WebLabs project. Makeblock, recognized as a STEAM education solutions provider with distinctive R & D and innovation capabilities, is designated as the exclusive provider of robot kits by the Cape Verde government. Makeblock has provided nearly 1000 advanced STEAM education robot kits for the Weblabs project, which includes mBot v1.1 Bluetooth , mBot Ranger 3 , mBot Ultimate , and a large number of electronic modules. Furthermore, Makeblock also provided hands-on robotics tr