In the last few months, three global tech giants have visited Nigeria, Africa’s most populous country. Microsoft’s CEO, Satya Nadella; Facebook’s Founder, Mark Zuckerberg; and Sundar Pichai, Google’s CEO, have all set foot on Nigerian soil recently. Is Africa really becoming the future hub of global growth, as Zuckerberg asserted? There are many indications this […]
It’s Wednesday which means it is time to find out how the various software releases and hardware have performed in Japan, thanks to the team over at Media Create. As expected it is still Dragon Quest XI which remains at number one and is unlikely to be shifted anytime soon. Hardware sales haven’t been as […]
From the Giza pyramids to the pharaonic tombs of Luxor, Egypt’s ancient monuments are holding onto mysteries which researchers now aim to unravel with cutting edge technology.
PHOTO: Techpoint In line with the Federal Government’s vision of promoting entrepreneurship and youth employment, Samsung Engineering Academy (SEA), Lagos, has graduated 72 highly skilled technicians. The 2016 class joins the 257 graduates who have passed through the academy over the last five years, and are expected to deepen the pool of well-trained technicians in…
Quantum Mechanical Particles Mathematicians at the Universities of York, Munich and Cardiff have identified a unique property of quantum mechanical particles – they can move in the opposite way to the direction in which they are being pushed. Image Source: Varsha Y S / WIkimedia CommonsIn everyday life, objects travel in the same direction as…
The European Union (EU) says it has so far committed over 700 million euros for the development of sustainable energy in Nigeria and other ECOWAS countries from 2014 to 2020. The Head of Cooperation, EU delegation to Nigeria and ECOWAS, Mr Kurt Cornelis, said this in Abuja on Monday at a workshop on policy and […]
(Source: http://www.forbes.com) Yum China There have been some interesting special edition smartphones over the years, not all of which were as cool as the superhero-themed Galaxy devices from Samsung or the R2-D2 Droid 2. I mean, there was a horrendously ugly Hello Kitty HTC Butterfly S. The latest special edition phone from Huawei is so weird it […]