Spotify launches site explaining how it pays artists
Spotify launched a new website Thursday addressing questions on how it pays out royalties but failed to dampen mounting anger from musicians struggling to survive in the streaming era.
‘Nigeria must intensify cyber security ahead of broadband revolution’
TO ensure maximum impact of the New National Broadband Plan (NNBP 2020-2025), Nigeria will need to pay adequate attention to cyber security matters.
Brands tasked on omnichannel marketing investments
An enterprise marketing technology company, Terragon, has tasked brands with more investments in omnichannel marketing strategy, saying it is a sure way to hold their customers in today’s dynamic market.
Nokia to cut up to 10,000 jobs by 2023
Finnish telecoms equipment maker Nokia announced Tuesday it will slash up to 11 percent of its workforce within two years as the firm looks to cut costs and focus on a few key areas in the face of tough competition over super-fast 5G networks.
How to receive PayPal payments using Flutterwave
Financial technology platform Flutterwave has announced a partnership with global payment system PayPal to process payments for freelancers and other merchants. "As we build the largest payment infrastructure in Africa, we also know that Africa does not exist in isolation," Flutterwave CEO Olugbenga Agboola tweeted. "We need to connect Africa to the world when it…
Flutterwave partners PayPal to process payments for merchants, freelancers
Nigerian leading payments technology company Flutterwave has announced a new collaboration with global payment leader PayPal. The partnership between the two companies will allow PayPal customers all over the world to pay African merchants through Flutterwave’s platform. Flutterwave said the collaboration will be instrumental in supporting SMEs and freelancers to overcome the many challenges presented…
YouTube to deduct US taxes from content creators in Nigeria, other countries
YouTube would start deducting United States taxes from payments to creators outside the country from June 2021. “We’re reaching out because Google will be required to deduct U.S taxes from payments to creators outside of the U.S. later this year (as early as June 2021)," Google said in a email to content creators. "Over the…
Flutterwave now valued $1 billion after $170 million grant
Nigerian payments company announced that it is worth over $1 billion after closing a $170 million Series C round. TechCrunch reports that the funding round was led by New York-based private investment firm Avenir Growth Capital and U.S. hedge fund and investment firm Tiger Global. New and existing investors who participated in this round include…
New ICT infrastructure targets national security, economic growth
The recent inauguration of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS)’s N9.1 billion Technology Building in Abuja provides a convergence point for security agencies in the country
Nigeria needs artificial intelligence to combat insecurity, says expert
A tech expert, Agbolade Omowole, has said that Nigeria can stop insecurity by leveraging Artificial Intelligence (AI). Omowole who made this known in a statement made available to newsmen recently, disclosed that, Artificial Intelligence is the field of computer science that is focused on the development of smart machines that have the ability to perform…