A look at the biggest tech happenings last week, and what's to come this week
Like other extinct shows, perhaps Who Wants To be a Millionaire Nigeria was longer yielding the necessary financial gain. So, it would not make business sense to hold on to it.
Judging from Uber's experience, African start-ups should note that in the face of faltering regulations, a plethora of opportunities and the possibility of rapid growth, the only safe guard they have against future self-destruct is to think of creating an enviable corporate culture as part of their strategy from the start.
Now you can be sure that no one can use your profile picture to clone your account, Facebook promises.
Africa has also has a dose of good news
Drawing from his experiences as a tutor, Godwin Benson designed the monster app, Tuteria - a platform that links qualified tutors to students in their location and within their budget, to sweep home the top honour.
The Minister said a developed animation industry in Nigeria will be a boost to the country’s already-established entertainment industry and make the country an outsourcing destination for global audiovisual market.
Believe it or not, millions was spent on recharge cards distribution. Proud supporters of housemates shared recharge cards with friends and members of their “nations” to ensure that other people vote for their favourites.
The size of the app is going to scare most potential users in this age where memory size and data usage are key deciding factors for which app stays and which doesn’t.
Size: 20MBOwners: Chinook Capital LimitedDate: March, 2017 (Updated)Downloads: 100-500Safi.ng is a Lagos-based start-up that aims at providing personalised, premium dry-cleaning services to its users...
Lagos State Citizens Gate app was designed “to facilitate interaction and provision of services between government and the citizens from the comfort of their homes and offices without necessarily paying a visit to government establishments where such services are being provided.”
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has placed a ban on open registration of SIM cards.
One very glaring gap is the “up-to-date-ness” of the information provided on the app. For instance, the latest allocation record for any of the 36 states is the allocation for Lagos state,as at July 2015.
Four weeks into 2017, the tech space appears to be fully awake following an initial early year lull. The just concluded week witnessed a...
Most conspicuously absent in the FGN Iapp is a comment box. This may be deliberate. But, the omission makes the app a propaganda tool
Twitter is doing more to keep its users on its platform for a longer time. That really is how it can survive its financial crisis. Find out what else is noteworthy in the world of tech
What a year of tech innovations! 2017 will indeed be a boom for the tech world.
This simple narration is built on the assumption that a number of factors are available. For example, the system is reliant on power. That is a luxury in Nigeria. And, if one is able to generate the power reliable on his/her own, the challenge of fluctuation in data connection is another recurring decimal.
Players in the industry need to modify their approach. They must find out how to sell to Nigerians in their unique way without making the global standard suffer.
JS is the 143rd patient to be cryogenically frozen at the Cryogenics Institute, in Michigan.
Do people really need to be counselled or be taught how to make their choices before they delve into marriage?
There is a rumor circulating that Facebook is making a change related to ownership of users' information or the content they post to the site. This is false. Anyone who uses Facebook owns and controls the content and information they post, as stated in our terms. - Facebook
Uber disclosed that a number of vehicles are being deployed to customers only on certain roads and routes that the company has already mapped out and tested extensively.
A smart city would include working from home as against going to an office, receiving lectures from home as against going to classes, being in a conference from your loo, having a meeting from a park or having your client base in Lekki while you live in Abule Egba.
AKA finally confronts South Africa's ethnic label and declares he identifies fully as 'black'.
The doctors were surprised to discover that during the training with the exoskeletons, the eight patients used for the test all started to regain the sense of touch and movement below the injury to their spine
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