In a development that could slow the downward spiral of prices and profit margins in the solar industry, the market share of high-efficiency crystalline silicon (c-Si) photovoltaic (PV) cells is expected to more than double by 2015, according to the latest IHS iSuppli PV Perspectives Market Brief from information and analysis provider IHS (NYSE: IHS). High-efficiency units in 2015 are expected to account for 31 percent of global c-Si solar cell shipments, up from […]
We just got a heads-up that a new website is built that can translate Igbo to English and vice versa. The site name is Mkpuruokwu Igbo which means alphabets of Igbo or loosely basic components of Igbo language. In a post on the website, they are building it based on Michael J.C. Echuruo’s excellent Igbo-English Dictionary. This is a result when you put “a” Results Search term: a aka. aba ezi n [LH HH] […]
Over 50 lucky subscribers who registered their SIMs and won prizes in the Glo SIM registration promo have been presented with their cheques and other prizes during a special presentation ceremony held recently at Globacom’s corporate headquarters in Lagos. During the event, 17 winners were presented with cheques for N1 million each, 12 winners collected tickets for once-in-a-lifetime all expenses paid trips to Dubai while 21 lucky subscribers picked up free tickets to watch […]
The following are some suggestions on how to build a professional online persona: Presence: Open at least one social media or blog account. Specialize: Define an area of interest and build around it. A five-minute online search should reveal what you represent. You need to differentiate yourself and showcase your core skills and unique capabilities to potential hiring managers. Accuracy: Always remember that once that post goes online, you may not control […]
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ZTE V9, presented in the 2010 Mobile World Congress, is a 7 inch (18 cm) tablet computer. It is now available in Nigeria via Etisalat. The cost is N45,000. The V9 Tablet is sold with 100MB monthly bundle for 3 months. This is not necessarily a high-end tablet – it is mainly for beginners. PC World got is summarized better. The ZTE V9 tablet was a bit of a letdown after seeing some of […]
The government of Rwanda will create a new graduate engineering program in conjunction with a major U.S. university, a step toward building itself into an African technology hub 17 years after a genocidal conflict claimed nearly a million lives. Rwandan President Paul Kagame and Jared L. Cohon, president of Pittsburgh-based Carnegie Mellon University, signed an agreement last month in Pittsburgh to establish and operate the program from Rwanda’s capital, Kigali, where a new campus […]