Sunday, January 21, 2018

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ESET advises customers on how to avoid spectre, meltdown vulnerabilities — Technology — The...

ESET said it recently learned about vulnerabilities called Spectre and Meltdown that affect many modern processors.ESET is one of the few third-party security solutions already compatible with Microsoft’s emergency patches (released January 3rd,...

No preferred bidder for 9Mobile’s acquisition, says NCC — Technology — The Guardian Nigeria...

9moilleThe Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has denied claims that a particular bidder has been anointed to take over 9Mobile, formerly Etisalat, by all means.   NCC disclosed that it has no powers to do...

Living smartly with smartphones

Phones have become a way of life for many people. This device enables modern man with hectic schedules to multi-task and undertake activities, which ordinarily would require lots of time and energy. So,...

TrillzApp unveiled, assists event managers get feedback — Technology — The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper...

A robust and smart mobile app that uses location technology to give users notification of events happening in their location and based on interests, TrillzApp has been launched. In addition to aiding users to...

Egypt: CBE Warns Against Dealing in ‘Bitcoin’

The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) has warned against dealing in Bitcoin for the risks that might result from...

Operators doubt 30% broadband penetration target for this year — Technology — The Guardian...

Telecommunications operators that are expected to deploy telecom infrastructure for the realization of government broadband penetration target of 30% by the end of this year have described the target as a mere wish. They...

Africa: How Africa Can Ride On the Cryptocurrency Wave

analysis Nairobi — Cryptocurrency to most people and institutions in Africa is a very big, and daunting word. Like all...

Nigeria ends 2017 with 101,695 domain names — Technology — The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper...

Smartphone with internet. PHOTO: AFP/JUSTIN SULLIVANThe Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA) said on Friday that 101,695 domain names existed in the country’s domain registry as at 2017, up from 76,907 names recorded in...

Africa: CRE Capital’s Pule Taukobong Is Looking for Tech Start-Ups That ‘Solving Sizeable Problems’...

analysis Pule Taukobong was one of the founders of Africa Angels Network and has used the experience to co-found CRE Capital, a VC fund capable of putting "tens of millions of dollars" behind the...

FG ready to hold Technology, Innovation Expo 2018 in March — Technology — The...

Technology. Photo: Odd HillThe Federal Ministry of Science and Technology (FMST) says it will hold Technology and Innovation Expo 2018 to promote commercialisation of research and development results to aid diversification of the...