Alternative Finance Data for Emerging Markets: Natural Language Processing (Part III)

The following was written by CTO Malcolm Kapuza, who dives into some example code showing how alternative finance data in the Capital Finder is categorized, using machine learning and natural language processing. As I mentioned in the first part of this three part series, the Capital Finder has many useful applications. In the second part, I discussed […]

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How to Create a Free VPN in 5 Minutes

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The following was written by Malcolm Kapuza, CTO. Visiting in Nairobi so far has been an incredible experience. AlliedCrowds works with lot organizations in Sub-Saharan Africa and to be able to experience different issues and pain points on the ground has allowed us to rework how the Capital Finder is structured (and we have some very big changes […]

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Cryptocurrencies on the Blockchain: Recent Developments in Africa

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Written by Akachi Obijiaku. Recently, there has been a rise in discussions concerning blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies. While some have been speculative, blockchain does indeed hold the potential to facilitate innovation and connect people in developing countries who, traditionally, have had limited access to financial services. In simplest terms, a blockchain is a distributed ledger. […]

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