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Joint Committee on Telecom Abuses to Telecom Consumers’ Rescue

April 30, 2014 - 10:50 am in News & Media, Press Release, Technology

"Quality in a service or product is not what you put into it. It is what the client or customer gets out of it." -Peter Drucker It’s on this above quote to protect Nigerian telecom consumers from exploits and abuses from operators, that the Consumer Protection…

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Startup Do Fail: The Untold Story of Some African Startups that Bit the Dust

April 29, 2014 - 11:02 am in Business & Money, Education, Startups

"Stay self-funded as long as possible." -Garrett Camp, Co-Founder, Stumbleupon Just as every startup is driven by a goal of meeting demand or solving…

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AIH Partners MTN to Improve Shopping Experience for JUMIA Users in Ivory Coast

April 28, 2014 - 10:51 am in Business & Money, News & Media, Press Release

"For the first time in Ivory Coast, this partnership between JUMIA and MTN will give their customers the chance to experience a new level of choice and…

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Microsoft Acquires Nokia: Nokia Devices and Services Segments Join Efforts for Consumers’ Delight

April 28, 2014 - 9:17 am in Big Brands & OEMs, Gadgets & Mobile, News & Media

"Today we welcome the Nokia Devices and Services business to our family. The mobile capabilities and assets they bring will advance our transformation. Together with our partners, we remain focused on delivering innovation more rapidly in our mobile-first,…

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Facebook Partners Tigo, Make Facebook Services Available in Kiswahili Language

April 27, 2014 - 6:43 pm in Gadgets & Mobile

"If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart." -Nelson Mandela One can say it's on the great South African's Icon's note that the leading social media platform, Facebook…

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So I finally Watched The African City Web Series, Here are My thoughts by Adelarin Awotedu

April 26, 2014 - 8:57 am in Analysis & Opinions, GirlPower, Reviews & Opinions

I was bored last week trying to prepare a business plan for a feature film I am working on so I decided to find what the latest online buzz is. Been wondering for a couple of weeks what 'an African City' is all about. I give it to their public relations team,…

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Nokia X: A Fight to Win the Emerging Markets

April 25, 2014 - 8:37 am in Gadgets & Mobile, Reviews & Opinions, Sponsored

With the Nokia X smartphone, you can say Nokia is back to winning the lower end of smartphone users as the device runs on Android and arrive shelves at less than $150 price point - the first Nokia device to run on near Android operating system. This is a good…

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#MWA2014: Tomi Ahonen, Forbes’ Most Influential Mobile Expert to Share Future of Mobile’s Vision

April 23, 2014 - 12:01 pm in Gadgets & Mobile, News & Media, Press Release

"When we first debuted Mobile West Africa way back in February 2011 it was a different era. West Africa's smartphone penetration was low, Nigeria's first incubation space (CcHUB) was yet to be launched, the eCommerce boom was still years away, and mobile money…

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The Three Areas PINigeria wants Confab’s Attention as Regards ICT

April 22, 2014 - 7:21 am in IT Security, News & Media, Technology

"A developing nation, such as Nigeria, that aspires to participate effectively in present and future economic, political and social growth needs to have a sufficient and implementable ICT policy for its survival." The above is a quote from Paradigm Initiative…

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tech360ng Series: That ONE thing I Wish I knew Before Starting My Business

April 21, 2014 - 9:52 am in Business & Money, Education, Startups

“Experience is what you get when you didn't get what you wanted. And experience is often the most valuable thing you have to offer.” - Randy Pausch, The Last Lecture  As part of our goal at Tech360ng this year, we are embarking on a new project 'ONE thing…