Technology


17
Nov 2018
Lamborghini Built This V12, Carbon-Fiber Trackday Beast For One Very Important Customer

Lamborghini is no stranger to making wild-looking limited-production exotics, and this latest one might be the coolest yet. It’s a one-off, road-legal, track-ready mid-engine supercar called the SC18, developed by Lamborghini’s Squadra Corse racing division at the request of an unnamed (and, we assume, very well-heeled) client. The SC18 seems to be largely based on the Aventador, but sports a whole bunch of unique carbon fiber bodywork. The hood, fenders, fins, and air scoops are inspired by the company’s Huracan GT3 and Trofeo EVO race......

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16
Nov 2018
EXPOSED!! Meet The Pretty Lady Behind The Customer Care Voice On MTN (Photos/Video)

The talented voice artist and actress has been revealed to the sweet customer care voice that works for multinational mobile telecommunications company, MTN group. The lady known as Kgomotso Christopher from South Africa is the voice that says on the network, “you have insufficient funds please recharge“ among other services offered by MTN.. Her identity was recently unveiled as many internet users were surprised to have finally linked the face to the voice which they thought was a White woman. READ ALSO: GLO MAKES TOP 4......

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19
Jul 2018
Glo makes top 4 most admired African brands

Fully integrated telecommunications solutions provider, Globacom, is not a stranger to awards and honours. Since inception in 2003, the telco has been winning international and local awards without let or hindrance for its gilt-edged, very affordable products and services. Recently, Globacom was adjudged fourth in the top 10 Most Admired African Brands (unprompted) and fifth in the prompted rating in the Top 25 Most Admired African Brands. This latest tassel to Globacom’s heavily festooned award cap is a veritable confirmation of the company’s giant strides......

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02
Apr 2018
How to Fix your Phone When Over Heating (Read Steps)

I saw my sister putting a sachet water on her phone while charging I was curious to ask her why, she said the phone over heat a lots. So I decided to find the ways to fix Android Devices Overheating issues. Enjoy yourself as you read on. 1. Use Original Charger Have you at any point read the manual that comes with your smart-phone? Each telephone manufacturing company always specified that don’t use fake or duplicate chargers since it might harm your phone’s battery. The......

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26
Mar 2018
Tecno is Set to Launch Tecno Camon X - to join the Camon Series

Tecno Mobile, the Honk-Kong based OEM is set to launch an upgrade to Tecno Camon CX. The upgrade is to be called Tecno Camon X. As we all know, phones in the Camon series are well-known for their amazing camera functioning. Tecno Camon X, Android 8.0 Oreo pre-loaded, will come with a 60MP super pixel zoom rear camera and a powerful dual-lens selfie camera. According to Tecno Mobile, Tecno Camon X will offer a “unique and previously unheard-of camera features”. It is also said that......

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07
Mar 2018
Blackberry Sues Facebook Over Messaging Apps

Canadian telecommunications firm BlackBerry has sued Facebook accusing the American social media company of infringing on its patents for messaging apps. BlackBerry is claiming infringement on patents it holds for message encryption and notifications and is seeking an injunction as well as damages for lost profits, although no figure was given. Facebook and its wholly-owned services Instagram and WhatsApp are named as defendants in the lawsuit. The company said it intends to fight the lawsuit. “We have a lot of respect for Facebook and the......

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31
Dec 2017
4 Best Ways To Track Your Lost Phone ( Photo)

Looking for your mobile phone can be a frustrating experience. Sometimes it’s simply tucked in some place, out of your sight. Yet it is also possible to lose your phone away from home or have it stolen from you. In any case, you can help the situation if you are well prepared for such mishaps beforehand and if you act fast enough. Here are some useful tools to help you find your lost phone; Android Device Manager (ADM) As long as your device is connected......

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14
Dec 2017
10 Reasons why you should dump an Apple IPhone to an Andriod Phone

Everyone knows iPhones are classy, beautiful and unique. They are also expensive and specially made for a certain class of consumers. Many iPhone users buy the device because of the class and value, not because they really need it or prefer it to Android phones. However, this might be the time to switch to an operating system that is actually made for every human – Android. Android devices are the most popular and most purchased devices in the market. They are fun to use, and......

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12
Dec 2017
Man From Gombe & His Locally Made Vehicle Cause A Scene

Nigeria has really got talents. A gifted young man identified as Muhammad Mustapha (Auwal) garnered attention to himself after he constructed this “unique” vehicle with locally sourced materials. The man who is said to come from Gombe state, drove the vehicle as residents and passersby surrounded him to see his customized car. Photos of the guy were posted online in order to get the attention of the state government to harness his skills....

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16
Nov 2017
Nokia 2 now in Nigeria

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has launched the Nokia 2, a smartphone associated with great battery life.With two-day battery life, the Nokia 2 is built to keep going long after other smartphones need recharging. According to the manufacturer, the impressive two-day battery life does not come at the expense of performance. Combining a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Mobile Platform and a 5 inch, high quality display with the pure, secure and up to date AndroidTM experience, the Nokia 2 offers technology that you can depend......

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04
Oct 2017
Internet Solutions wins Best West Africa IT Infrastructure Service Provider

Internet Solutions Nigeria Ltd. (ISN), a leading Systems Integrator and Connectivity Provider, has added another award to its collection as it wins the West Africa’s Best IT Infrastructure Service Provider in the Customer Service Category of the 2017 edition of the Nigeria Brand awards. This was announced at the 7th edition of the Diamond award which recently took place at Sheraton Hotel and Towers, Lagos. The annual Nigeria Brand Awards identifies businesses that have performed exceptionally in the area of customer service, and industry practitioners......

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30
Sep 2017
Google announces introduction of five more products

  Google has announced introduction of five additional products that would enable internet users to access information with ease. Mr Taiwo Kola-Ogunlade, Google’s Communications and Public Affairs Manager, Anglophone West Africa, made this known in an interactive session with some internet users including journalists in Lagos on Friday. Kola-Ogunlade listed the products to include Gboard, Health Knowledge Panel, Movie Showtime, entertainment Archive and Google Post. He advised internet users to take advantage of the products for more relevance. According to him, Google built its platforms......

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27
Sep 2017
We have launched many Nigerians into digital space, says GOtv

General Manager, Sales and Distribution, GOtv, Akin Saliu, has said that the low-cost multichannel digital pay TV has through its subscription models, payment plan and affordable services launched many Nigerian families into the digital space. Saliu, who spoke yesterday when he visited Rutam House, the Corporate Headquarters of The Guardian, alongside top management members of staff of the firm, said the GOtv had since its inception spread across 50 cities within 26 states across the six geopolitical zones in Nigeria. He said the firm had......

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24
Sep 2017
Tstv Lauches October 1

DSTV In Trouble As TSTV Takes Center Stage On 1st October, Offer Pay-As-Go Subscription No wonder DSTV came up with a pay as you go idea just three or four days ago which haven’t been implimented anyway. They are seriously in trouble because indigenous company is about the blow their business away. TSTV is the latest in town guys and they are set to launch on 1st October, 2017 which is Nigeria Independence Day..lol, Coincidence? Not at all. Unlike DSTV that is a purely satellite......

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21
Sep 2017
Why e-payment start-ups fail in Nigeria

For the electronic payment sub-sector of Nigeria’s Information and Communications Technology (ICT) industry to grow its start-ups, some limiting factors must be overcome completely. Challenges currently identified as stunting the growth of payment start-ups in Nigeria, include un-scalable business model; insufficient funding; no advantage over existing solutions; skills shortage; regulation and too much competition. Africa Payments Innovation Jury 2017, an insider’s view to the Continent’s payment and Fintech services, presented at the just concluded Interswitch organized ‘Connect Conference’ made available to The Guardian, said the......

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21
Sep 2017
New cameras go weird, wearable - even old school

You may be using your smartphone as your primary camera, but there are a slew of new gadgets for capturing and sharing your life. Here are some of the latest high-tech spins on the digital camera. Say you want to show off your vacation. Sure, you could post a faded Instagram shot of a deserted beach. But a 360-degree video or photo that captures the waves in front of you and coconuts behind you can make people feel like they’re there. Such immersive images have......

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21
Sep 2017
Google is paying $1 billion for HTC's smartphone brains

Google is doubling down on hardware. The U.S. search giant said Thursday it will pay $1.1 billion to get its hands on smartphone expertise from struggling Taiwanese manufacturer HTC. Under the deal, Google (GOOGL, Tech30) will bring on board about 2,000 HTC engineers and technical staff. It will also license some of the Taiwanese firm’s intellectual property in a separate agreement, the companies said in a statement. Google said the move shows its commitment to venturing further into the market for smartphones and other devices.......

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21
Sep 2017
Apple Watch 3 Has Connectivity Issues

The new Apple smartwatch hasn’t started shipping yet, but it already has some issues. Apple executive announcing the prices of the Apple Watch Series 3. Apple unveiled the much-anticipated Apple Watch Series 3 last week, along with the iPhone X, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. The major selling point for the new Apple Watch is the newly introduced built-in cellular connection. The watch, which enters stores tomorrow, boasts the ability to connect directly to telecommunications networks to let users remain connected without a smartphone......

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