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Microsoft Attacks Google on Gmail, Search, Shopping But Is this Video Campaign Worth It?

November 29, 2013 - 10:53 am in Analysis & Opinions, Education, News & Media

#ChromeBook Is there valid point in these series of ads or its just pure beef. Microsoft called it Scroogled! hehehe  you can find more of Microsoft arguments here http://www.scroogled.com http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-y2mqoDjQXI http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wkser8ZzKU8…

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Big Data – Is it A Big Hype or Big Value?

November 28, 2013 - 11:27 am in Analysis & Opinions, Big Brands & OEMs

“As big data continues to grow, the most successful, competitive organizations will be the ones with the ability to turn that data into game-changing…

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Cchub Nigeria Graduates First Batch Teen Coders and Lego Builders

November 28, 2013 - 11:04 am in Education, Gadgets & Mobile

As part of Cchub contribution to encourage young public secondary school students to a career in science and technology, in July 2013, the CcHUB launched BotClub…


Spotify’s Not Coming to Africa Soon; More Time for iROKING, Spinlet, Orin, and Others

November 27, 2013 - 10:44 am in Analysis & Opinions, Technology

One of the leading global music streaming service provider, Spotify, is not available for Africa and would remain so for the time being but what does this have for the music streaming services providers that are available for Africans? According to a post…


Startupbus Africa Founders Hacked out Sterio.me, a Startup Launched on 2,500km Road Drive

November 26, 2013 - 10:47 am in Business & Money, Education, Startups

Sterio.Me engages young rural African learners through a simple, teacher-generated, pre-recorded and free phone-call to reinforce learning outside the classroom. In rural Africa, teachers face substantial difficulties engaging learners out of the classroom…


IdeaCentric, Nigeria and Webdesk, Kenya Startups Made Tech Trailblazers Finals

November 25, 2013 - 10:57 am in News & Media, Startups

The awards is designed explicitly for smaller businesses and startups that are five years old or less and at C-series funding or below. The second edition of the Trailblazers awards received an increase in both the quantity and quality of entries this year,…

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Global Mobile Broadband Subscriptions to Grow 4 Times by 2019

November 25, 2013 - 10:55 am in Gadgets & Mobile, News & Media

With new handhelds devices coming to the market globally, one can at least expect both mobile subscription and mobile broadband subscription to record a high growth rate. The recently released Mobility Report by Ericssion for November 2013 predicted that mobile…

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[Video] – Presidents of Uganda, Rwanda, South Sudan, Kenya, Mali Attends Transform Africa Summit 2013

November 23, 2013 - 2:15 pm in Cloud & Green Tech, Interviews, Technology

Under the underpinning theme, "The Future Delivered. Today", TransformAfrica offered a platform for dialogue between policy makers and industry players on leveraging Broadband for the socio-economic transformation of Africa; and offer a networking opportunity…

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How to Get Your Desired Google+ URL, And It Could Impact your Search Rank

November 23, 2013 - 9:35 am in Big Brands & OEMs, Tips & How-To's

Some days ago, I got a mail from Google+ notifying me of my eligibility for a custom Uniform Resource Locator (URL). Okay, Google Plus finally gave users the opportunity to have a custom URL, saving users from the hassle of trying to give someone your URL…

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How Telecom Operators Could Discourage African Apps Industry

November 22, 2013 - 11:50 am in Gadgets & Mobile

"After the first week of this game release, we had a good number of paid downloads from Kenya and Nigeria, only for us to hear that network operators are going to take 80% of our revenue. Of course, we saw this as a rip off and decided to pull the game down."…