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WorldBank Project with Lagos State for Secondary School Education

January 31, 2013 - 1:45 am in Education, News & Media, tech360 TV

Education in Nigeria is about to mount ground breaking heights, remember our last article on education in Nigeria? The Lagos Eko project ('Eko' meaning learning in Yoruba language) has a primary objective of improving the quality of public junior and senior…

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January 30, 2013 - 12:17 pm in Analysis & Opinions, GirlPower, Reviews & Opinions

Hello there! In sequel to our previous Marrisa's stories, this week we shall look at one of Marrisa’s achievements in her short time as CEO of Yahoo;…


Nokia Growth Academy Producing Smart Entrepreneurs with Great Apps

January 29, 2013 - 12:27 pm in GirlPower, News & Media, Startups

Hearing about the Growth Academy guys for the first time, I assumed it's just as every other academy (learning institution) but I realized  later on,…

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Microsoft Office 365 Or Google GNBO Which One for your Business?

January 28, 2013 - 12:20 pm in Big Brands & OEMs, Cloud & Green Tech

You know them. In fact  the two giants have physical presence here in Africa and funny enough they both occupy the same building in one same area in Nigeria but they aren't siblings of same company. They both have an array of products for small businesses.…


List of Countries that Request Users Data From Google

January 27, 2013 - 1:44 am in Analysis & Opinions, News & Media

Like other technology and communications companies, Google regularly receives requests from governments and courts around the world to hand over user data. In this report, we disclose the number of requests we receive from each government in six-month periods…

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Will Apple Ever Make a ‘Cheap’ iPhone? Should We Wait?

January 25, 2013 - 12:56 pm in Gadgets & Mobile

It is a fact that every manufacturer or vendor tries his level best to limit his production within the defined budget in order to serve the customers in most economical ways. This refers to a fact that every company tries to produce valuable products in accordance…


Solar-Powered Airplane to Supply Medicals to Africa

January 25, 2013 - 9:41 am in News & Media, tech360 TV, Technology

The Solar Ship is a hybrid aircraft that is powered by the sun and is on a mission to convey supplies to areas where they are much-needed. The mission is simple: We are building a solar-ship to deliver critical cargo to remote areas. Join us on our first…


NearestLocator Wants to Find Stuffs for You

January 24, 2013 - 12:41 pm in Business & Money, Startups

Finding stuffs around Africa could be unimaginably challenging because we were not used to documenting records or information where one can get access to related information. With lots of small service shops springing up here and there even with the ones you've…

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A Week of Africa – Eric Schmidt Thoughts on Africa

January 23, 2013 - 1:20 am in Big Brands & OEMs

After a week of business meetings in the cities of Sub-Saharan africa, we can surely say three things are new for the continent: a) the despotic leadership in Africa from the 1970s and 1980 is in decline, replaced by younger and more democratic leaders b)…


Dealing with Your Boss On BBM or Whats App

January 21, 2013 - 12:23 pm in Technology, Tips & How-To's

It's 7:37pm as I sink in my sofa to catch my breath and reminisce on the hustle and bustle I faced all day; not just at work but on my traffic-plagued route home. Tomorrow is Friday and I can already imagine all of the fun I just can not but have with friends…