Samsung Electronics West Africa has launched the Samsung Smart TV, its Full HD 3D televisions that has both web 2.0 and internet capabilities in Nigeria. The company had launched the product globally and selected African nations. This is infotainment at the a new level and it is expected to have a good debut in Lagos and Abuja. Port Harcourt is expected to do well along with Kano, as well. The MD of Samsung Electronics [...]
- Kaspersky Lab has launched an interactive cyberthreat map that visualises cyber security incidents occurring worldwide in real time. The types of threats displayed include malicious objects detected during on-access and on-demand scans, email and web antivirus detections, as well as objects identified ...
- To survive in Africa during the 'post-extraction era' one needs to place greater emphasis on education, says Dr. Ndubuisi Ekekwe. And that is precisely why he is currently building a technological institute in Nigeria, slated to become Africa's answer to ...
- Kenya is putting in place a cyber security strategy to protect the country’s online assets. The ultimate comprehensive new strategy document will guide the management of cybersecurity issues in the country. Kenyans and interested stakeholders have until Friday March, 2014 to have ...
Apple Steve Jobs is past tense. The new man is Tim Cook. He has a lot of work to do. He has done many good things in Apple. Since he was brought from Compaq, in 1998, this man has been leading successfully all the major tasks he has been given. He lead the creation of Apple online store, revamped the iMac with the new candy color, provides the Apple inventory management efficiency, and of course [...]
In Equatorial Guinea, oil revenue is a “state secret”. Yes, if you reveal it to the press, you will be prosecuted like you leaked a war strategy. So, it is today, and President Theodore Obiang’s family is ravaging that nation under this clouded secrecy. His son, and the minister of Agriculture earns $60,000 per year. Yet, he owns a $30 million home in U.S. and wanted to buy a $380 million yacht, if not for [...]
I was wondering if there is any connection between technology and culture, and finally I realized, there is! The kind of connection I’m talking about is not the culture that affects brands and sales, like the tech culture that has made the smart phones and tablets a multi-billion dollar business, but I’m referring to the culture that makes it possible to create smart phones, tablets, and cutting edge technology. When technology is mentioned, some [...]
An accelerometer is a device that measures the vibration or acceleration of motion of a structure (change in speed of anything that it is mounted on).It is an electromechanical device that measures acceleration forces which may be static, like the constant force of gravity pulling at our feet, or they could be dynamic could be caused by moving or vibrating the accelerometer. Accelerometer is one of the most common inertial sensors, a dynamic sensor capable of a vast [...]
Ford and Toyota are hitching for Hybrids. We think Innoson Motors Nigeria should join them. Innoson is an Nnewi based car manufacturing company that makes good SUVs just as Toyota does the same. They sell nice cars at affordable rates. This is what we have to say about Innoson few months ago. This is someone trying something Nigeria’s Peugeot Automobile of Nigeria (PAN) did and failed. IVM introduces automotive products from China, Japan and [...]
Few weeks ago, we predicted that Facebook’s best days are behind it. The fact is no one can do one thing, no matter how VERY well, and survive in this global economy. Facebook business model is still viable. But it needs to broaden its products and services to remain competitive. Tekedia reports our lack of passion for Facebook ads. They are docile and come to people that really never have a desire for them. [...]