As internet penetration continues to advance in Africa, so are the perils that come with the increased degree of digital connectivity – cyber crime. However, most organizations lack both proper security plans and trained in-house staff to counter or quickly recover from cyber attacks. Also, in warfare, the game has gone beyond bullets and ammunitions. Nations wage cyber warfare where they work hard to steal digital assets and secrets of other countries. The 21st [...]
- After the release of Samsung Galaxy S5 there were rumors that Apple is also working on user health related sensors that would be integrated in iPhone 6. But here comes an other rumor which is stating that the new iPhone ...
- 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 ...
Mobile technology is revolutionizing everything from commerce to social interaction. Entertainment is no exception. With online streaming, mobile apps and digital TV signals, what and how we watch television is being revolutionized. While weekly programs on the big networks remain popular, mores specialized channels and networks and original online programming continue to gain steam. For the entertainment lover trying to catch up with the trends, here are five popular ways to enjoy TV today. [...]
The United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) (http://www.unitar.org) has just launched the 2014 edition of the online training courses in financial management, international trade and intellectual property. These courses are intended for trade and finance professionals and officials from developing countries including least developed countries and economies in transition. Since the introduction of online courses in 2003, over 10,000 officials mainly from developing countries benefited from our courses. Dowload the Calendar of [...]
Entries to the 2014 African Blogger Awards (http://www.africanbloggerawards.com), the continent’s very first awards programme that measures online and social influencers’ reach and influence through data analysis, are open to bloggers, Instagrammers, Tweeters and YouTubers across Africa. The Awards will also give brands and the marketing industry, including advertisers, public relations agencies and media buyers in each country, an impartial measurement of the most relevant online and social influencers to include in their campaigns, making [...]
Fasmicro is Nigeria’s largest embedded systems company with deep domain expertise on Microchipmicrocontroller technologies. We use them for our products and we bring those experiences to our training sessions. Besides training, we provide design services to government labs/agencies, universities, freelancers and private institutions on microcontrollers. Training is monthly in our Owerri Design & Training Centre. NB: You get 10% discount on MPLAB ICD2, Explorer 16, and PICDEM 2 Plus as our student. If you order more than [...]
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — LAST June, in an interview with Adam Bryant of The Times, Laszlo Bock, the senior vice president of people operations for Google — i.e., the guy in charge of hiring for one of the world’s most successful companies — noted that Google had determined that “G.P.A.’s are worthless as a criteria for hiring, and test scores are worthless. … We found that they don’t predict anything.” He also noted that the [...]
The Anatomy of A Term Sheet: Conversion, Voting Rights, Documentation, and Financial Information [i] Author: Brian Laung Aoaeh We started discussing term sheets sometime ago. If you missed those discussions you should consider reading the previous posts titled “The Anatomy of A Term Sheet” before you read this one. Today we will continue our discussion of the conversion, voting rights, documentation and financial information clauses on the term sheet.[ii] Conversion: It [...]