Zinox Telecommunications, an arm of Zinox Group, the integrated Information and Communications Company, has withdrawn from Nigeria’s 2.3GHz spectrum auction, preferring to focus on its core end to service delivery, a top official of the company has said. The 2.3GHz spectrum auction is open to new entrants as well as companies operating in the telecommunications market in Nigeria and abroad. Zinox Telecommunications had expressed interest in the auction of the 2.3GHz spectrum, a frequency band [...]
- 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 ...
The Alliance for Wireless Power (A4WP) and Power Matters Alliance (PMA) has announced that the two associations have signed an agreement aimed at establishing global interoperability of these two leading wireless power standards. The PMA is a leader in inductive wireless charging technology with installations in many popular venues including select Starbucks and McDonald’s stores, and has developed an Open Network API capable of transforming individual charging spots into a smart, manageable, global wireless power [...]
Dates: March 17-21, 2014 (8am – 5pm) OR March 22-23, 2014 (7am – 8pm, scheduled to accommodate some workers) Lab Notice: We will have laps with active malware and other malicious codes for experiments. We have them secured in safe environment to avoid propagation. Training Venue: Abuja (will give you venue after payment) Overview: This course presents basic and advanced concepts in cybersecurity, forensics and digital security management. Topics cover cybersecurity technology, cyber policy, [...]
In a bid to create a more secured banking environment that will limit the risks of personal data vulnerability, the Bankers’ Committee has announced that commercial banks in Nigeria will begin biometric registration for customers at the end of the week. The process will include the registration of fingerprints, and is expected to help tackle key sector-focused challenges including fraud and money laundering. “The banking industry, under the auspices of the Bankers’ Committee, [...]
MTN Ghana Foundation has signed a partnership agreement with Ghana Multimedia Incubation Center (GMIC) to sponsor a business incubation project targeted at final year tertiary students. The Foundation has partnered GMIC for a special ICT Business Incubation and Entrepreneurship project with an amount of GH?308, 000 for two years. The project will entail the organization of an innovations competition to select 10 start-ups into a Business Incubator Program. The innovations competition will target final [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]