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Race to $10 Smartphone for Africa: BlackBerry, Android, Windows, Or Maybe IOS

February 28, 2013 - 12:25 pm in Gadgets & Mobile

For those who may not know the difference. In the smartphone world, the device manufacturer is usually different from operating system (usually called OS) manufacturer except in few cases where companies like Apple and BlackBerry produce both device and OS. The market for…

Google Interns 2013

Apply for Google 2013 Software Engineer Intern, Africa Trainee Program

February 27, 2013 - 8:35 am in Education, Gadgets & Mobile, Tips & How-To's

The Google Africa Trainee Program is designed specifically for students who are studying at an African university. The program will take place…

Harlem Shake Cchub Style!!

Harlem Shake: Watch iRoko, Jumia, CoolFm and Cchub Videos

February 27, 2013 - 7:43 am in Gadgets & Mobile, tech360 TV

Harlem shake is the new viral video going on right now, just like Oppa!! Gangnam Style last year by Psy which generated about 1Billion views worldwide…

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$10,000 Mobile Apps Challenge for Nigerian Girls

February 26, 2013 - 12:30 pm in Education, GirlPower, News & Media

As part of the ITU's Girls in ICT project and Tech Needs Girls campaign, Women in Technology in Nigeria(WITIN) has introduced Technovation Challenge to Nigeria tagged 'the Mobile App Challenge' for secondary school girls between the ages of 13 and18. The girls…

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#SMWLagos Week Recap – Here Are Some Short Videos You Must See

February 25, 2013 - 12:28 pm in Business & Money, Gadgets & Mobile, tech360 TV

SMW: Online Reputation Management - Panel Discussion SMWNoBorders   Billboard Music Day Powered by Beat 99.9FM Online Reputation Management Through Social Media

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Facebook and Its Drive For More Markets

February 23, 2013 - 12:27 pm in Analysis & Opinions, Big Brands & OEMs, IT Security

So, I stumbled on some interesting piece of information last week and I think I should share it with you. Facebook is developing a standalone application to help users find their friends in real life, according to a new report, marking the company's entry…

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Here Is How You Can Play It Safe On Google Trader

February 22, 2013 - 12:30 pm in Gadgets & Mobile, IT Security, Tips & How-To's

As you may know, Nigeria and generally Africans are still very reluctant to make transactions online, usually due to online safety transaction phobia. Google Nigeria's Country manager - Juliet Ehimuan Chiazor - recently shared with tech360ng some basic…

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Hello World: Google Code Jam 2013

February 21, 2013 - 12:46 pm in Education, News & Media, Technology

Google Student Ambassadors Sub-Saharan-Africa Google Code Jam 2013 is here!!Register and stand a chance of winning a visit to+Google London Office not forgetting the cool$15,000 (yep! you heard right).Google Code Jam gives students the opportunity to work…

Source: Google

Prowork, SliceBiz and Ffene – Each Wins $10,000 App4Africa Project

February 21, 2013 - 8:00 am in Gadgets & Mobile, News & Media

If you have used the Asana software then you have an idea what Prowork (@ProworkApp) does for businesses in Africa. Prowork was named this morning as one of the best software program for the app for Africa competition with the cash grant of $10,000 to push…

Afrinolly iPhone Screenshots

With Over 2million Downloads, Afrinolly Officially Launches An iOS App

February 20, 2013 - 5:14 pm in Gadgets & Mobile, News & Media

African entertainment app Afrinolly has announced the launch of its iOS App for iPhone and iPod Touch after just announcing that the Afrinolly app has crossed the 2 Million Download mark across its various existing versions: Android, Blackberry, Nokia Symbian,…