Managing Director, Africa Operations of Inlaks, Femi Adeoti has said that technology which is a major force in the innovation value chain will continue to drive growth to attain national and global relevance.Read More
Nigeria and the United Arab Emirates have reached an accord to cooperate in the area of solar energy and Artificial Intelligence for the mutual benefits of both countries.Read More
These are exciting times for Africa. With mobile phone usage in Sub-Sahara Africa reaching 44 percent in 2017, up from just 25 percent in 2010, and mobile broadband connections predicted to hit 87 percent in 2025, up from 38 percent in 2017, companies need to be open to an always-connected environment. This increasing accessibility is giving rise to several trends that businesses need to be aware of.Read More
The internet is one of the fastest growing areas of technical infrastructure development today, information and communication technology, ICT, is omnipresent and the trend towards digitization is growing.Read More
Government Science and Technical Collage, Garki, FCT, has won 2018 Young Inventors and Innovators with a cash price of N200, 000 at the commemoration of African Day recently.Read More
Mobile phone manufacturer, Nokia has produced a new phone which it says is stylishly different from the ones it has produced before named Nokia 10.Read More
The world’s largest unmanned transport drone has been successfully launched by China.Read More
Mr Guy Rosen, the Vice President, Product Management, Facebook says the company will educate Facebook users on ways to protect their accounts.Read More
As a way to ensure risk-adaptive security and effective cybersecurity which are lacking in today’s digitalized world of corporate information and communication technology, ICT, Regional Manager, Sub Sahara Africa of Cybersecurity solution provider, Forcepoint, Christo Vanstaden, has advocated the use of Forcepoint cybersecurity solutions. He said :”Forcepoint solution will use human-centric approach to fight cyber attacks. Human-centric approach is necessary because human element is present in almost all cases of exploits and one needs to understand all of these behaviors. In fact, 81 percent of hacking-related breaches have exploited compromised credentials and as you know, people make mistakes”.Read More
Telecommunications companies, telcos, in Nigeria are not leaving any stone unturned in their quest to play in the mobile money space.Read More
The Nigerian digital economy appears to be growing from strength to strength despite problem of infrastructure deficit. In fact, it is expected to generate up to $88 billion and three billion jobs for Nigerians before the end of 2021, if the statistics given by the Chairman of the Association of Licensed Telecoms Companies of Nigeria, ALTON, Engr. Gbenga Adebayo, is anything to rely upon.
In this interview with Emeka Aginam, Adebayo also spoke on a number of industry issues, including the abysmal growth of financial inclusion in Nigeria.
The Nigerian Communication Commission, NCC, recently, appointed Mr. Nnamdi Nwokike as the new Director, Public Affairs of the commission. According to the commission, Nwokike’s appointment came on the heels of the retirement of NCC’s former public affairs director, Mr. Tony Ojobo at the mandatory age of 60 years.Read More
Uber is eyeing a valuation above $100 billion for its much-anticipated share offering due in 2019, which would be the biggest-ever in the tech sector, sources familiar with the plan said Tuesday.Read More
Paul Allen, who founded Microsoft with Bill Gates in the 1970s and later went on to become an investor, philanthropist and sports team owner, died Monday after his latest battle with cancer at age 65.Read More
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology announced plans Monday to create a new college of artificial intelligence with an initial $1 billion commitment for the program focusing on “responsible and ethical” uses of the technology.Read More