/ Month / March
internet of everything

Africa’s Digital Future: We Now Know The Global Villagers

March 31, 2014 - 8:50 am in Analysis & Opinions, Technology

The internet has changed and is still rapidly changing the way we connect with our world which is having effect on how and where we associates with people as well as share information - denoting a big beautiful tomorrow. In this post, I would try my best to…


The Journey to an Open Data and Connected World, The Oculus Rift Story

March 28, 2014 - 8:59 am in Analysis & Opinions, News & Media, Technology

“...the world is a giant community now. This excuse of distance, time, doesn’t work...We’re all so connected. We can’t spend every second of our…


Symantec Opens New Customer Management Centre to Deliver Customer Experience across Middle East and Africa

March 26, 2014 - 11:27 am in Cloud & Green Tech, Gadgets & Mobile

Symantec today announced that it has established and opened a new Customer Management Centre (CMC) to provide a world-class experience for its customers…

Richard Edet, Managing Director, SAP West Africa flanked on the left by Afinni Eniola and on the right by Omoware Ajoke, both of Fate Foundation at the presentation of desktop computers by SAP West Africa to Fate Foundation during SAP's Walkathon which held today in Lagos

SAP to Transform Business with ERP Human Capital Management Solutions

March 25, 2014 - 12:19 pm in Press Release

Technology; a simple 10 letter word that has changed and transformed the way we think, act and the speed at which business results are achieved. Just a few years back, you had to print your CV, write an application letter and travel to the nearest post office…

NSN Tech Vision 2020

How Nokia Solutions and Networks Intend to Achieve 1GB Per User Per Day by 2020

March 25, 2014 - 8:32 am in Business & Money, Technology

The enabling of more capacity that will ensure that 1GB of personalized data per user per day by 2020 is available and also profitable for the operators, one of the fundamental principles of the Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN). To achieve this, the Vice…

Web We Want

Apply for Grants to Support the Web We Want’s Free, Open, Socially Relevant Web

March 24, 2014 - 9:58 am in News & Media, Technology

“Just move to the Internet, it's great here. We get to live inside where the weather is always awesome.” ―John Green Keeping in mind that the internet is giving everyone an opportunity to a free flow of knowledge, ideas, collaboration and creativity,…

OpenData Hackerton (7)

Philips Africa’s Innovation Hub will be Located in Nairobi

March 24, 2014 - 8:08 am in Big Brands & OEMs, Education, Technology

The Philips Africa Innovation Hub will carry out application-focused scientific and user studies to address key challenges like improving access to lighting and affordable healthcare as well as developing innovations to meet the aspirational needs of the rising…

OpenData Hackerton (8)

Countdown to Windows XP End of Service Support, African Small businesses Urged to upgrade

March 17, 2014 - 10:23 am in Business & Money, News & Media

Computers currently running Windows XP will no longer receive critical security patches and updates, leaving them increasingly vulnerable to harmful viruses, spyware, and the growing risk of cyber-attacks that can steal or damage personal information and business…

Lean-Startup-Machine Lagos

Lean Start-up Machine Heads to Lagos, Get Free Event Tickets For Your Startup

March 17, 2014 - 7:14 am in Big Brands & OEMs, Sponsored, Startups

Yes, Start-ups do fail and those failures can be attributable to various reasons. One reason is poor research and idea validation. Lean Start-up Machine is heading to Lagos Nigeria to work with Nigerian entrepreneurs using  the Lean Startup Model developed…


Ushahidi’s New BRCK Device Could Deliver More Reliable Internet Access for Africa

March 14, 2014 - 10:47 am in Cloud & Green Tech, Reviews & Opinions, Technology

Kenya based company, Ushahidi, is known for their crowdsourcing software. Developed in 2008 to help local populace fight surging violence by reporting any criminal activities and aggression that they observe (the company’s name means Testimony in Swahili),…