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18 Mar 2015
IN continued efforts to drive growth of digital technologies in the country, Accenture, service providers and mobile phone manufacturers have initiated a partnership for industry transformation. ‎ According to the firms, the advent of digital technology has brought about new ways to communicate, interact and transact business. The Accenture 2015 Digital Consumer Survey, however recently revealed that users of smart devices have been increased relevant to inspired by the possibilities of the connected world.‎
18 Mar 2015
MOBILE phone maker, Infinix Mobility, has unveiled its latest innovation – Infinix X551, also known as Infinix Hot Note. The company said Infinix Hot Note was the latest innovative addition to the Infinix family and was powered by a 4000 mAh battery with a “uniquely developed charger that allows three times faster than normal charge and stays on for two days without charge and also guarantees seven-hour active usage for just 20 minutes charge
18 Mar 2015
NIGERIA’s growing subscriber base has been linked to the continued drop in quality of mobile telephone services in the country. The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) stated this in Lagos, at a media briefing on the planned 2.6GHz Spectrum band auction. Indeed, the country, whose teledensity has crossed the 100 per cent mark at 100.59 per cent, currently has over 192 million connected lines, out of which 140 million are active.
17 Mar 2015
THE Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Senator Anyim Pius Anyim has said that the Ultimate purpose of government investment in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector is to bridge the digital divide, improve the human capacity to liberate people from ignorance and equip Nigerians with skills that would help them face the challenges of globalisation.
17 Mar 2015
This apart, the digital dividend resulting from the switching off all analogue transmitters cannot be effectively utilized in Nigeria. The Switch-off of analogue transmitters should release a total of 168 MHz. of premium spectrum that can be deployed for mobile broadband
17 Mar 2015
Meanwhile, on Saturday, in Lagos, at a media briefing, the Director of Spectrum Administration at NCC, Austin Nwaulune, said the 2.6GHz spectrum auction process would be out soonest, stressing that the whole process is to ensure the creation of pervasive broadband and enable ubiquitous Internet access in the country.
14 Mar 2015
Though, Nigeria has about 184 ISPs, 115 of them are expected to update the commission with their current business contacts/addresses before the end of March, in order to ensure seamless correspondences.
12 Mar 2015
LOCAL content development in the software sub-Sector of Nigeria’s Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector can be driven to a greater height if the industry can take a cue from the successes recorded in the oil and gas sector.
12 Mar 2015
GLOBAL mobile phone display module shipments in 2015 are expected to rise just four per cent year over year to reach two billion units, leading to even stronger competition among mobile phone manufacturers.
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3 Mar 2015
FOUNDED in January 1994 by Stanford University electrical-engineering graduate students David Filo and Jerry Yang, who originally called the site “Jerry and David’s Guide to the World Wide Web.” Filo and Yang renamed their web directory Yahoo three months later and officially incorporated the company on March 2, 1995.    Today, the Internet giant is…
3 Mar 2015
THE Computer Professionals (Registration Council) of Nigeria (CPN) has denied report in some section of the media, not The Guardian that the Federal Government planned to scrap it.    Refuting the story on Monday in a statement signed by the Registrar of CPN, Sikiru Shehu, he claimed that the story was false and misleading.   …
3 Mar 2015
MASTERCARD has sealed a pact with eTranzact International plc, a leading pan-African mobile banking and payment services company, to make international remittance services available to millions of consumers in Nigeria.

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