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Here’s How To Really Keep Your Android Phone Clear Of Malware

March 31, 2013 - 10:19 am in Gadgets & Mobile

Keeping your smartphone safe and secure can be a bit difficult. According to a recent IDC report, Google holds a 52% share of smartphone subscribers; a high sales statistic also includes 75% of the smartphone market, and the dubious champion of malware and…


5 HandPicked Gadgets for Kids

March 30, 2013 - 12:37 pm in Tips & How-To's

It's the Information Age. Kids in this era are intelligent, innovative, creative, et cetera, and in sync with the times, I agree that the gadgets children…


Coursera: Self Paced Learning for Millions Across the Globe

March 29, 2013 - 12:39 pm in Education, Reviews & Opinions, Startups

According to a report, The U.S. Market for Self-Paced eLearning Products and Services: 2010-2015 Forecast and Analysis, by market research firm Ambient…

Olayinka Oni, National Technology Officer, Microsoft Nigeria, Chuks Udensi, Country Manager, Dell Nigeria, Emmanuel Onyeje, Country Manager, Microsoft Nigeria, Olumide Balogun, Partner Manager, Developer Experience, Nokia, West Africa, Tunji Elesho, Pre-Incubation and Research Lead, Co-Creation Hub Nigeria and Oyeshina Oyetosho, Developer & Platform Evangelism Lead, Microsoft Nigeria at the press briefing to announce Microsoft 9jApps Competition in Lagos

Microsoft Partners Nokia, Dell and CcHub to Launch 9jApps Contest for Developers

March 28, 2013 - 12:15 pm in Big Brands & OEMs, Business & Money, News & Media

Microsoft Nigeria today formally declared open its 9jApps contest. The challenge is designed to empower local developers to take advantage of Microsoft’s new tools and resources to develop locally appealing and locally-relevant apps for the Windows…

Lagos Innovation Hotspots

Lagos Innovation Cluster Mapping Research Report

March 26, 2013 - 12:09 pm in Business & Money, Interviews, Startups

The Lagos Innovation Cluster Mapping project aims to document innovation assets as found in Lagos State. Research suggests that certain kinds of innovative businesses are clustered around certain locations in Lagos. The goal of this project was to assemble…


Mobile Number Portability For Nigerians

March 25, 2013 - 12:30 pm in Analysis & Opinions, Tips & How-To's

Number Portability- If this is news to you, Number portability enables a mobile phone subscriber change his or her current network provider while still retaining the same number from previous network in Nigeria. This is a major step as the Nigerian Communications…


Getting Your Interests on Facebook News Feed

March 24, 2013 - 11:03 am in Big Brands & OEMs, Tips & How-To's

Despite the fact that various social media sites - like Facebook - give users the opportunity to stay connected with friends and families, going through your Facebook wall at times can be time consuming, however, especially when you don’t want to spend…


The PINGING Clique

March 22, 2013 - 12:57 pm in Analysis & Opinions, Gadgets & Mobile

One of the most unique set of people that technology has succeeded in creating in recent time is the BlackBerry users in countries like Nigeria and South Africa, its just like a caucus. BlackBerry devices from Research In Motion (now just referred to as BB)…


Microsoft and LEAP Africa Empower Young People on Social Entrepreneurship

March 20, 2013 - 12:15 pm in Big Brands & OEMs, Education

Microsoft Nigeria and Leap Africa over the weekend provided a platform for youths to assemble and learn leadership and life skills that would help them build up their career in social entrepreneurship.  The one-day Youth Social Entrepreneurship Conference…

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Big Data: Volume, Variety, Velocity and Value

Businesses and individuals use the Internet for professional and personal uses daily. For the most part, it hums along giving and receiving. More and more wading through the mounds of data for relevant information has become more time-consuming. Volume Customer…