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This story is based on an interview conducted by Cameroon Tech News with a startup called MYGAZ, which proposes a solution to fire incidents caused by gas leakage. As earlier mentioned, Cameroon Tech News is another product of EdukesInk with the aim to showcase startups and their solutions to the world. Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) has played a revolutionary role in facilitating the use of fuels used for heating and cooking. With multiple advantages, bottled LPG is experiencing strong growth of 9% per year in Cameroon. However, LPG also has its drawbacks. The main disadvantage of using LPG is related to access, storage and security. Fire accidents are one of the main causes of deaths in Cameroon and the world at large. A majority of these fire accidents are caused by leakages from gas cylinders commonly known in Cameroon as gas bottle.  Unfortunately, MYGAZ, a startup in Cameroon says…

Congratulations to IDA DELPHINE and EBAI JENNILINE AGBOR for their admission into the 2021 Google Summer of Code Program So it was the evening of May 17th, 2021. I was expecting the GSoC results on that day but they came earlier than I expected. I was going through my email and then I saw a message from Google Summer of Code. Inside of it, I got the jitters. I already knew I will get it though. But there’s this joyous feeling that comes at the sight of an acceptance email. And there it was – “Hi Ida Delphine, your proposal Code Formatting and Style Check for RTEMS SuperCore has been accepted! Welcome to GSoC 2021!” explained one of our winners. What is Google Summer of Code and why Developers? Google Summer of Code is a global program focused on bringing more student developers into open source software development. Students…