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 [...]
- 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 ...
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 [...]
Exposure to cyber fraud is an increasing risk faced by local financial institutions as the usage of the internet and other social media rises. This was said by Botswana Insurance Corporation (BIC) Managing Director, Dziki Nganunu. He was speaking on the sidelines of the country’s first ever financial institutions insurance conference held in Gaborone. “There are significant rises in cyber risks as well as reputational risks arising from the growth of the internet and [...]
If you want to buy Pickit2 in Nigeria, contact Fasmicro team. The PICkit™ 2 Development Programmer/Debugger (PG164120) is a low-cost development tool with an easy to use interface for programming and debugging Microchip’s Flash families of microcontrollers. The full featured Windows® programming interface supports baseline (PIC10F, PIC12F5xx, PIC16F5xx), midrange (PIC12F6xx, PIC16F), PIC18F, PIC24, dsPIC30, dsPIC33, and PIC32 families of 8-bit, 16-bit, and 32-bit microcontrollers, and many Microchip Serial EEPROM products. With Microchip’s powerful [...]
Bitflux Communications Limited has won Nigeria’s 2.3 GHz spectrum band licence auction, beating mobile operator Globacom. Bitflux, a consortium of telecommunications players, outbid Globacom in an action in Abuja. The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) auctioned one frequency license in the 2.3 GHz Band to qualified applicants for the provision of wholesales broadband service in Nigeria. The winning bidder must expand wireless broadband access across the country to ISPs and other Retail Telecom Service Providers [...]
Microsoft has introduced the first four youth members to the 4Afrika Advisory Council to ensure the critical voices of Africa’s large youth demographic are heard. The Microsoft 4Afrika Advisory Council, announced last October, is an external board of advisers tasked with guiding strategic investments undertaken by the Microsoft 4Afrika Initiative. Microsoft 4Afrika was launched one year ago to facilitate Microsoft’s active engagement in Africa’s economic development. The four youth ambassadors will represent the issues facing [...]