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    • Towards digital future: Why coding is essential for today’s students
      There’s been a lot of buzz about student learning to code lately. This year, almost 200 million students around the world were exposed to coding through the Hour of Code event. In today’s digital world, coding is a fundamental skill alongside mat
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    • Truecaller to expand operations in Africa
      Consumer app, Truecaller, has disclosed plans to establish its headquarters in Africa so as to expand its operations on the continent.The post Truecaller to expand operations in Africa appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 1 day ago 15 Oct 17, 1:32am -
    • TV in 2020: 50 percent of viewing will be mobile — Ericsson report
      Ericsson ConsumerLab study just released has revealed that fifty percent of TV viewing in 2020 will be done on mobile screen with half of this done on the smartphoneThe post TV in 2020: 50 percent of viewing will be mobile — Ericsson report appear
      - 1 day ago 15 Oct 17, 1:31am -
    • LG expands innovations in clothing care technology
      South Korean technology giant, LG Electronics has concluded plans to register its footprint at IFA 2017 global trade show for consumer electronics and home appliances holding next week in Berlin, German with the unveiling of Total Clothing C
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    • How light and sound technology’ll boost Nigeria’s economy
      COUNTRY Repre sentative for Messe Frankfurt, Omon Itoya-Abanokwu, has said that Nigeria’s economy will see a boost if the prospects of emerging sectors such as light and sound are prioritised. She said that when the growing demand for audiovisual t
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    • Pre-registration for Galaxy Note 8 gains traction
      SAMSUNG Electronics West Africa has said that the turnout of users prer-registering for its flagship product, Galaxy Note Series, the Galaxy Note 8, in Nigeria is tremendous.The post Pre-registration for Galaxy Note 8 gains traction appeared first
      - 3 days ago 12 Oct 17, 11:51pm -
    • Telecom operators, major beneficiaries of our 03B mPower – Collar, SES CEO
      At a press conference in Paris, France, recently, world leading satellite operator, SES, launched a flexible satellite system called 03B mPower which, it says, would revolutionise broadband access and availability, particularly in developing countrie
      - 5 days ago 11 Oct 17, 5:09am -
    • Local content: Nigeria gains N192bn from barring foreign tech products, services
      DIRECTOR General, National Office for Technology Acquisition and Promotion, NOTAP, Dr. DanAzumi Mohammed Ibrahim, has disclosed that the agency has saved Nigeria N192bn in six years and secured about 38 patents for agencies and private researchers in
      - 5 days ago 11 Oct 17, 1:57am -
    • Women in ICT: Cisco empowers over 4,000 women
      CONTINUALLY recognizing the need for more diversity and female participation in the traditionally male high-technology industry, Cisco Systems Inc, has programmes and resources to help women develop their skills as individual contributors, managers,…
      - 5 days ago 11 Oct 17, 1:14am -

    Punch » Technology


      • We’ve Switched From Blogger To WordPress
        I am delighted to inform you that I’ve finally moved Ogbongeblog from Blogger to WordPress and I’ve tried to make the design to look like that of the blogspot. Still working on it though. More details shortly – and I will share tips and tutoria
        - 4 hours ago 16 Oct 17, 6:36am -
      • Fourth Season of Fanz Championship Game Show Kicks Off
        The football season is heating up around the world and fans of the beautiful game are in for exciting times. 16 teams paired with celebrity coaches will compete for four million Naira and community projects worth one million naira in the 4th season o
        - 10 days ago 6 Oct 17, 5:45pm -
      • SlateCode – Hire the Top 3% Software Developers in Nigeria
        You can now hire the top 3% software developers in Nigeria at SlateCode is a startup organization whose vision is to help top companies and start-ups hire the top 3% software developers for their most mission-critical projects. It is a
        - 13 days ago 3 Oct 17, 12:01pm -
      • YouTube Go launches in Nigeria
        YouTube has announced that the YouTube Go app previewed at the recent Google for Nigeria event is now available for initial public download in Nigeria. YouTube has been reimagined to meet the needs of the next generation of users in YouTube Go, which
        - 20 days ago 26 Sep 17, 1:54pm -
      • Lets You Check Why No Padlock In Addess Bar
        If you’ve switched your site from http to https using premium ssl certificate or a free one e.g letsencrypt and no padlock icon is displaying next to your website address in web browsers address bar, it simply means some items on your site are inse
        - 20 days ago 26 Sep 17, 11:38am -
      • What To Expect When You Buy The New Gionee A1 lite Smart Phone
        If you have a thing for selfie phones or smartphones with big batteries then you must have heard of Gionee A1 Lite. The Gionee A1 Lite is aimed at selfie lovers and features a 20MP front facing camera, you also get a 4000mAH battery on the device. Wh
        - 32 days ago 14 Sep 17, 8:05am -
      • Garanntor Acquires Bytes Web Hosting Company
        Garanntor Hosting, the fastest growing web hosting company in West Africa, has announced the acquisition of Bytes Hosting, a division of Bytes & Data Systems, with effect from 1st September 2017. Garanntor has acquired over 550 active hosting account
        - 32 days ago 14 Sep 17, 6:51am -
      • Our Chatbot and Facebook Ads Training Holds Today At Allen, Ikeja Lagos Nigeria
        Myself and my friend, Adesanya Sunday will today (Sept 9,, 2017), host a practical class for 30 people at Allen avenue, Ikeja Lagos strictly on chatbot marketing and Facebook advertising. The training will take place at Tech24 conference room at Nikk
        - 37 days ago 9 Sep 17, 6:28am -
      • Ogbongeblog Chatbot Is Live! Latest Updates Can Now Be Delivered To Your Facebook Inbox
        I’ve set up a Facebook Messenger chatbot for Ogbongeblog. You can try it at The chatbot will enable you read latest updates from Ogbongeblog in Messenger by just sending “latest posts” or “latest updates” as a message to th
        - 40 days ago 6 Sep 17, 5:56am -
      • How I Renew Letsencrypt SSL Certificate
        If you are using the free Letsencrypt ssl certificate for your site, I expect you to be aware that it expires every 90 days. While some web hosting companies autorenew letsencrypt for you, some don’t. If your web hosting company doesn’t auto rene
        - 42 days ago 4 Sep 17, 9:43am -