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Telco giants are on high alert to regulatory fines
22 hours ago

Telco giants are on high alert to regulatory fines

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The 2017 edition of BDO’s annual Telecommunications Risk Factor Survey reveals that the number of telecoms giants concerned with regulatory constraints have almost doubled, from 42% to 80% in one year. …
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Facebook, Microsoft, YouTube and Twitter form Global Internet Forum to counter terrorism
22 hours ago

Facebook, Microsoft, YouTube and Twitter form Global Internet Forum to counter terrorism

On Monday, Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and YouTube announced the formation of the Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism, which will help the giants to continue to make their hosted consumer …
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Nigerian startup and YC Alum, Tizeti closes $2.1 Million in funding at its seed round
2 days ago

Nigerian startup and YC Alum, Tizeti closes $2.1 Million in funding at its seed round

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Funding for start-ups based out of Africa has proven to be a challenge (when compared to their foreign counterparts in SV and Singapore). Although, there are reported improvements as in …
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You can now control who can download and share your Facebook profile pictures
2 days ago

You can now control who can download and share your Facebook profile pictures

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Facebook is piloting new tools that give people starting from India more control over who can download and share their profile pictures. In addition, the company is exploring ways people …
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Etisalat’s loans could have negative implications on Nigeria’s banking system – CBN
2 days ago

Etisalat’s loans could have negative implications on Nigeria’s banking system – CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has explained why it is intervening in the issues surrounding the syndicated loans obtained by Etisalat Nigeria from a conglomerate of 13 Nigerian banks.


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Omobola Johnson’s TLcom Capital announce $40m funding for African startups
3 days ago

Omobola Johnson’s TLcom Capital announce $40m funding for African startups

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Two years after opening the Lagos office and appointing former minister of Communications, Omobola Johnson as general partner, TLcom Capital announced that it has raised $40 million to fund business …
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Meet MaxGo – an Uber that uses motorcycles to get people around Lagos
3 days ago

Meet MaxGo – an Uber that uses motorcycles to get people around Lagos

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Thinking aloud: *Uber, Lagos or Max? Where do I start my story?*

MAXGo is like an Uber that utilises motorcycles to get people around in the crowded city of Lagos. This …
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SWITCH! LAUNCHES MENTORSHIP-LIKE SERVICE “MVP” TO IMPROVE TECH PRODUCTS IN NIGERIA
5 days ago

SWITCH! LAUNCHES MENTORSHIP-LIKE SERVICE “MVP” TO IMPROVE TECH PRODUCTS IN NIGERIA

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Tech innovation company, SWITCH! was established in November 2016 by a team of developers whose main aim is to develop world-class developers, build world-class software, websites and apps. This year, …
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Uber employees want Travis Kalanick back
5 days ago

Uber employees want Travis Kalanick back

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According to a report on Recode, Uber employees are circulating a petition asking the board to allow Travis Kalanick to stay at the company. Recode says an email was …
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PHOTOS: The Microsoft #Winsiders4Good Graduation Ceremony
5 days ago

PHOTOS: The Microsoft #Winsiders4Good Graduation Ceremony

Microsoft honored the achievements of 25 Nigerian entrepreneurs who graduated from the #Insiders4Good Fellowship 2017, at a graduation ceremony held at the InterContinental Hotel in Lagos.

Here are some pictures …
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Microsoft exhibits Achievements of #Insiders4Good Fellows at Graduation Ceremony
5 days ago

Microsoft exhibits Achievements of #Insiders4Good Fellows at Graduation Ceremony

Recently, Microsoft honored the achievements of 25 Nigerian entrepreneurs who graduated from the #Insiders4Good Fellowship, at a ceremony held at the InterContinental Hotel in Lagos. The #Insiders4Good Fellowship is a …
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KFC’s space-bound chicken sandwich didn’t fly
6 days ago

KFC’s space-bound chicken sandwich didn’t fly

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KFC has postponed its chicken sandwich launch due to adverse weather conditions. According to information on a Space Tourism website, parabolicarc.com, the CEO of worldview Jane Poynter sent in a …
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WannaCry Ransomware is still very much around!
6 days ago

WannaCry Ransomware is still very much around!

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Just when we thought  the very scary ransomware, WannaCry was done, on Monday it crept into the computer network of Honda Motor’s Plant in Japan. This caused the car plant …
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Facebook is working to prevent profile picture abuse
6 days ago

Facebook is working to prevent profile picture abuse

Facebook is working on a new feature that is designed to protect users who are concerned about how other people gain access to their profile image and how it can …
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KFC is sending a chicken sandwich into space… No Jokes!
7 days ago

KFC is sending a chicken sandwich into space… No Jokes!

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KFC is launching a chicken sandwich into space in about 20 hours from now.

The mission which is in partnership with balloon maker, World View was scheduled to …
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Cisco unveils a new era in networking
7 days ago

Cisco unveils a new era in networking

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Yesterday, Cisco unveiled intent-based networking solutions that according to the company, represents one of the most significant breakthroughs in enterprise networking.

This is in respect to Cisco’s vision to create …
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Spotify adds group playlists to Facebook Messenger
7 days ago

Spotify adds group playlists to Facebook Messenger

Spotify has launched a new feature for Facebook Messenger that allows you create playlists of songs with your friends.

With this new feature, Spotify says users can create a …
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Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigns
7 days ago

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigns

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“I love Uber more than anything in the world and at this difficult moment in my personal life I have accepted the investors request to step aside so that Uber …
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