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Apple's deep pockets could take on Hollywood, Netflix

The potential move of Apple into streaming video could reshape an industry which is already feeling the impact from new players like Netflix...

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What does Google’s N13,000 smart phone offer Nigerian users

THE average Nigerian seeking to purchase  a mobile phone does so for numerous reasons besides making calls and sending text messages. Being a clime where laptops or personal...

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How far has Samsung Galaxy S series redefined user experience?

WITH about 4.77 billion mobile phone users worldwide and 2.5 million applications available across digital marketplaces, smart phones have become an integral part of our lives...

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She Leads Africa opens applications for beauty accelerator programme

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Danbatta advocates review of academic curriculum to include ICT contents

The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC)  Prof Umar Danbatta has called for a review of the academic curriculum of most courses  to includ...

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NCC to shut down over 50 illegal vehicle-tracking firms

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has disclosed that it would shut down over 50 illegal vehicle-tracking firms in the country.The NCC Zonal Controller, Keneth Uzoek...

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Telecoms sector adds 1.3% to GDP in two years

Telecommunications sector contributed 1.3 per cent to Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) between 2015 and now.According to the Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communic...

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Airtel unveils Unlimited Data Plans to boost internet connectivity

Airtel Nigeria, a telecommunications service provider, on Wednesday unveiled its newly introduced Unlimited Data plans to boost mobile broadband connectivity...

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Amazon set to create 1,000 new jobs in UK

US online retail titan Amazon will create more than 1,000 new jobs next year with the opening of a new warehouse in Britain, under plans unveiled Wednesday...

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FG Partners Huawei to Create Smart Cities in Nigeria.

In order to reshape the way public service is provided and managed,‎ the Federal Government on Tuesday, 8th of August 2017 said it would...

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Zenith Bank takes provision on 30% of its loan to 9mobile

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No NIN, no citizenship, says NIMC DG

SINCE the National Identity Management Commission, NIMC, announced that the National Identity Number, NIN, has become a major pre-condition for citizenship and that enforcemen...

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Women in technology

My friend Anie Akpe runs the movement called “African Women In Technology.” I have frank and honest discussions with her about my views and opinions based on my experience...

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‘What3words will boost Nigeria’s addressing system’

The clearest benefit is this: absolutely everybody in Nigeria will have an address by using this system. This is because at the moment, many streets are not named in Nigeria...

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Violation of corporate governance by telcos to attract sanctions

The NCC said it discovered significant deviations from the key principles contained in the Code, therefore, there was urgent need for all operators to fully align with these p...

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China to provide satellite TV reception in Nigerian villages, others

As part of the digitisation of Nigeria and other African countries, China will provide Satellite television (TV) reception to 10,000 villages in the region in the next few yea...

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Globacom provides CUG lines for Federal civil servants

The company said the lines are being provisioned in its bid to contribute to the productivity of public servants in Nigeria, and will ensure seamless yet affordable communicat...

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Airtel offers 100% recharge value as bonus data

“With the revamped SmartConnect package, Airtel is putting power in the hands of telecoms consumers so that they can do much more, achieve much more and actualize their drea...

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Freetel, TD to increase Nigeria’s 30% smartphone penetration

Japanese phone maker, Freetel, the latest entrant into Nigeria’s bourgeoning smartphone market, in partnership with Technology Distributions (TD), Mobile is working to incre...

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MTN seeks greater opportunities for girls in ICT

Its General Manager, Regulatory Affairs, Oyeronke Oyetunde, made the commitment yesterday at the celebration of the ‘International Girls in ICT Day 2017’ organised by ‘e...

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Rechannel Nigeria’s youth to curb cybercrime – Adedokun Oduyemi

CEO of Fort Soft Systems and Head, NIIT Lagos, Mr. Adedokun Oduyemi, spoke to Hi-Tech in an exclusive interview, about the Nigerian IT sector and what he feels the government...

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High income internet users in Nigeria spend N3,427 monthly – Report

A FOUR-country study,  backed by Mozilla and carried out by Research ICT Africa on the financial reality of Internet use in Nigeria shows that higher income users pay between...

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How LG promotes green environment with eco-friendly gadgets

LG Electronics says it has been a strong advocate of green environment and has continued to practice a responsible environmental stewardship by producing eco-friendly applianc...

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How data centres, SMEs can disrupt their sectors with Mart Networks solutions

VALUE added service distributor, Mart Networks Nigeria Ltd., says data centre operators and the SMEs also have opportunities to disrupt the old order in their sectors by using...

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Digital Banking Solution: A SkyeXperience for smart banking customers

ALTHOUGH the sky is big enough to house every application in separate places, one of Nigeria’s leading and innovative commercial institutions, Skye Bank Plc, at the weekend,...

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21st Century braces for fresh challenges

21st CENTURY Technologies Limited said it has re-jigged its operations to be able to face the challenges of the economy. The post 21st Century braces for fresh challenges appe...

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Why code of corporate governance applies to private companies —NCC

SINCE the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, released the code of corporate governance in 2016, there has been complaints in some quarters that the commission was meddli...

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Facebook samples China's potential with sneaky app

Facebook's sneaky launch of a photo-sharing app in China, where its social network is banned, gives it a small taste of the massive market's potentia...

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17 African countries in the bottom 30 of global internet speeds

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