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China’s Top Phone Makers To Challenge Apple On Home Turf

China’s Top Phone Makers  To Challenge Apple On Home Turf

China’s top smartphone makers are ready to challenge Apple Inc. on its home turf after trouncing the iPhone maker in their own market.  Huawei Technologies Co. and Xiaomi Corp. are in talks with U.S. wireless operators about selling flagship smartphones to American consumers as soon as next year, according to people familiar with the matter. The handset makers […]

Uber For Her – The Next Time You Order A Ride, It Might Be A Female Driver

Uber For Her – The Next Time You Order A Ride, It Might Be A Female Driver

The next time you call an Uber ride, don’t be surprised to see a woman at the wheel. This is because many NIGERIAN female drivers are showing signs of wresting the wheels from their male counterparts in the transportation business. Meanwhile, ride hailing app and tech company, Uber, is making sure that this happens sooner […]

Take A Technology Break

Take A Technology Break

The danger of mundane life is that people who love each other can start to grow apart. In the midst of our daily grind, we may take our relationships for granted and not nurture them as we should. If you are feeling distant from your spouse and need to reconnect, here are three suggestions, which have […]

Osun Commences Distribution Of Opon-Imo In Public Schools

Osun Commences Distribution Of Opon-Imo In Public Schools

Osun State government has begun the distribution of e-learning computer tablets for the 2017/2018 academic session to students in the final year in the state public schools. The distribution of the tablets began in an informal ceremony at Government High School, Osogbo, as the students and teachers were excited to receive the device again. While […]

Ways To Make Your Daughters ‘Techie’

Ways To Make Your Daughters ‘Techie’

This is a homemade Plinko machine…complete with hand-crafted prizes. To play, you simply fork over 50 cents to my 11-year-old son and he hands you a Dixie cup with three tokens. (If you ask nicely, he might throw in an extra token.) I’m not showing you this picture to show off his work, although I’m certainly proud […]

G4t Initiative Will Address Gender Imbalance

G4t Initiative Will Address Gender Imbalance

MasterCard recently launched technology skills acquisition initiative for girls in Nigeria. What is the initiative all about? It is an educational programme called Girls4Tech, simply known G4T, which is Mastercard’s signature education programme designed for young girls around the world. By leveraging our employee expertise in payments technology, our goal is to inspire girls to […]

FG To Launch First African Sovereign Green Bond In December

FG To Launch First African Sovereign Green Bond In December

President Muhammadu Buhari has said the Federal Government will launch the first African Sovereign Green Bond in December 2017, to finance renewable energy projects. Buhari said this in Abuja on Tuesday while presenting the 2018 Budget Proposal to the National Assembly.“I am pleased to inform this distinguished assembly that the Federal Government will be launching […]

Simply Hiring More Women Isn’t Enough To Fix Tech’s Gender Issue

Simply Hiring More Women Isn’t Enough To Fix Tech’s Gender Issue

There’s an undeniable lack of female employees in the tech industry. Even though many companies have started diversity programs and set goals to hire more women, the situation isn’t improving. But perhaps the problem is that that lack of women tech stars is being approached incorrectly.  The aim shouldn’t be to hire more women; it should be […]

IPhone Disappointment Hammers Suppliers, Fuels Taiwan Outflows

IPhone Disappointment Hammers Suppliers, Fuels Taiwan Outflows

Apple Inc.’s latest products are getting a thumbs down, at least by investors in the company’s Asian suppliers.  Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., which assembles the iPhone and other Apple devices, has fallen 10 percent in Taipei since Apple unveiled its collection of new gadgets for the holidays this month. Other suppliers across the region, […]

Facebook Makes New Bid For TV Viewers

Facebook Makes New Bid For TV Viewers

Facebook has made its biggest move to compete in the television market by expanding its video offerings with programming ranging from professional women’s basketball to a safari show and a parenting programme. Media reports hinted Thursday that the redesigned product, called “Watch”, will be available initially to a limited group in the United States on […]

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