Nigeria’s leading Taxi hailing app service, Easy Taxi have partnered with Samsung Nigeria to give customers free taxi rides on the 14th and 15th of February 2014. The taxi service barely six months ago and have risen to provide the safest means of transportation for Lagosians with plans to expand to other states within the forthcoming year. Easy Taxi is a taxi hailing service that operates with the use of a mobile app to connect independent [...]
- 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 ...
FASMICRO will run FPGA training using Altera kits from next week in Owerri FASMICRO LTD 124a Okigwe Road Opp Water Board Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria Fasmicro is a Design Services and Training Partner with Altera Corporation - a NASDAQ traded U.S. corporation with market cap in excess of $11 billion. Through this, Fasmicro brings world class engineering of Altera FPGA, CPLD and ASIC to our clients and trainees. Fasmicro is Africa’s leader in embedded systems [...]
Lagos to host 1st Angel Fair West Africa From 30th to 31st March 2014, about 100 investors and entrepreneurs from within and outside Africa will come together to “do deals” in Lagos during the inaugural Angel Fair West Africa (AFWA) -?-? an event organised by the Angel Africa List (AAL) in partnership with the Lagos Angel Network (LAN) and the African Venture Capital Association (AVCA). During AFWA, selected entrepreneurs will pitch their [...]
JUMIA, the No.1 online retailer in Nigeria has just received another big award as the best Online Retail Brand of the year at Brand Journalist Association of Nigeria. At the same time, JUMIA announces its new CEOs; Nicolas Martin and Jérémy Doutté. They will replace former Managing Directors, Tunde Kehinde and Raphael Afaedor, who decided to leave JUMIA Nigeria to start their own businesses. Jeremy Hodara, Co-CEO of Africa Internet Holding (AIH) – JUMIA’s holding [...]
Creating an app is not only about entertainment. An app must be fully functional, target its intended audience, be intuitive, and high tech. Successful applications must work together in each of these areas in order for the application to work well and appeal to potential buyers. With research planning and these five important steps, creating a profitable app will be an organized and successful process. 1. Define Your Ideas The first step is [...]
ICT is playing major roles in the course of socio-economic development of Nigeria. It has redesigned major industrial sectors by enabling more efficient business processes. In both the public and private sectors, it is driving a new vista of human and organizational capabilities that will equip the nation to compete at both regional and international levels. This remarkable success of ICT in integrating the interface of people, processes and tools seem to have masked [...]
Fasmicro, Nigeria’s leading embedded systems company with deep domain expertise on Microchip microcontroller technologies, is running programs on Microchip microcontroller 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 [...]