Archives Tag: tech

TECH

What is TomCat Hosting and Why Should You Use It?

April 19, 2022

In 1999 James Duncan Davidson developed Apache TomCat, [also known as TomCat Server], for the Apache Software Foundation. So what is TomCat hosting, and what makes it so popular and worth using? An outline of [Apache] TomCat Apache TomCat is essentially an open source project, specifically a Java servlet Container rather than a web server … Continue reading What is TomCat Hosting and Why Should You Use It?

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Awards

ELOY Awards: 2018 Nominees List

April 19, 2022

The 10th Edition of The Exquisite Lady of the Year (ELOY) Awards is gradually drawing near and preparations are in full gear. In 2009 a long conceived idea came to life. Exquisite magazine the organisers of this prestigious awards, Led by its publisher Tewa Onasanya, have been consistently celebrating women of excellence in different field … Continue reading ELOY Awards: 2018 Nominees List

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Conference

Data & Tech To Transform Nigerian Retail Market

April 19, 2022

The convergence of AI, tech, and data on Nigeria’s multi-billion dollar plus retail market – will be a strategic focus to local & international developers, investors and retailers at the 4th annual West Africa Property Investment Summit taking place on 15 and 16 November 2018 in Lagos. Considered one of the world’s most significant and accessible … Continue reading Data & Tech To Transform Nigerian Retail Market

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Events

Startup Grind Lagos Hosts Terry Kanu

April 19, 2022

Startup Grind Lagos is hosting Terry Kanu, cofounder – Piggybank.ng and PushCV, at her October meetup. Startup Grind Lagos is hosting Terry Kanu, co-founder of online savings platform, piggybank.ng. Piggybank recently raised $1.1m from investors. This meetup will take place on Saturday, October 27th, at Seedspace – 23 Agodogba Avenue, Parkview Estate, Lagos. Tickets cost N1500 … Continue reading Startup Grind Lagos Hosts Terry Kanu

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Africa ANNOUNCEMENTS Awards

AppsAfrica Awards Finalists Announced

April 19, 2022

The final shortlist for the 4th AppsAfrica.com Innovation Awards have been announced. The Awards celebrate the best in mobile and tech from across Africa with winners announced in Cape Town on November 12th, 2018. The annual Awards attracted over 300 submissions from 39 countries, with solutions launched across all 54 African markets by start-ups, established ventures, … Continue reading AppsAfrica Awards Finalists Announced

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TECH

Microsoft Launches New Surface Devices for 2018

April 19, 2022

Microsoft has released the new Surface devices for 2018. There’s an updated Surface Pro 6, a new Surface laptop 2, the all-in-one Surface Studio 2, and surprisingly, a new pair of Microsoft noise-cancelling headphones. Microsoft ventured into the premium hardware market just a few years back and they’ve grown rapidly in terms of the quality … Continue reading Microsoft Launches New Surface Devices for 2018

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TECH video

Video Of The Week: 10 MUST HAVE Apps in 2018 – Updated!

April 19, 2022

Our Video of the week gives an updated list of some of 10 beneficial android apps to download in 2018. By watching this, you will get insights about these apps based on their size, compatible gadgets, and functionality. Watch the video below to know these apps

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BUSINESS

Jim Iyke is Launching Mr Taxi, Nigeria’s Newest Ride Hailing Service

April 19, 2022

Nollywood actor, James Ikechukwu Esomugha, is having a go at Nigeria’s on-demand taxi service market. Jim Iyke, as he’s more popularly known, says he’s launching a new ride-hailing company, Mr Taxi, to offer chauffeur services to customers in the country. In an Instagram post from earlier in the week, Jim Iyke revealed that the taxi … Continue reading Jim Iyke is Launching Mr Taxi, Nigeria’s Newest Ride Hailing Service

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Children

Child Connect: The Tech Contract – A Parent’s Guide to Curbing Their Kids’ Use of Social Media

April 19, 2022

One very interesting topic that has brewed a lot of controversy recently has been the issue of our kids gaining access to social media and all that comes with the tech-savvy age. All this coupled with us trying so hard to secure our senses from all that tends to seep in from the media through … Continue reading Child Connect: The Tech Contract – A Parent’s Guide to Curbing Their Kids’ Use of Social Media

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Events

Startup Grind Lagos Hosts Edtech Themed Meetup

April 19, 2022

Startup Grind Lagos is hosting Founders of 3 leading Edtech Startups in Nigeria Startup Grind Lagos in collaboration with Injini will be showcasing 3 amazing edtech startups and graduates of the incubator – Slatecube, Bluebic, and ScholarX Injinni is Africa’s first edtech dedicated incubator & investor with a portfolio of 16 startups across 7 African … Continue reading Startup Grind Lagos Hosts Edtech Themed Meetup

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Awards

Deadline To Submit AppsAfrica Awards Entries

April 19, 2022

Leading tech ventures across Africa have until Friday, September 14th to submit entries for the fourth annual AppsAfrica Innovation Awards. The Awards celebrate the best in mobile and tech from across Africa, showcasing the continent’s most innovative ventures in Cape Town on November 12th, 2018. With over 300 entries last year from 31 countries the Awards … Continue reading Deadline To Submit AppsAfrica Awards Entries

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TECH

Android 9.0 Pie Update is Now Available for Download

April 19, 2022

Google has released the 9th major update to its Android mobile platform. The new Android version was announced at Google I/O 2018 and was referred to as Android P until Google finally unveiled the codename ‘Pie’ (not exactly the name people were expecting). Android Pie is coming at a time when Google is making strategic … Continue reading Android 9.0 Pie Update is Now Available for Download

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TECH

Microsoft Launches Affordable Surface Go Device

April 19, 2022

The Surface Go Microsoft has recently launched the latest addition to its Surface line of computers – The Surface Go. The new device is a smaller and cheaper version of the successful Surface Pro tablet. Although being less powerful than the Surface Pro, the Surface Go still maintains the same premium build and design seen … Continue reading Microsoft Launches Affordable Surface Go Device

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News

Entries Open For The AppsAfrica Innovation Awards 2018

April 19, 2022

Entries are now open for the fourth annual AppsAfrica Innovation Awards which celebrate the best in mobile and tech from across Africa, showcasing the continent’s most innovative ventures.The awards provide winners with industry recognition, global publicity, and networking with 300+ industry peers at the Awards party in Cape Town on November 12th on the eve of AfricaCom. Winners are also … Continue reading Entries Open For The AppsAfrica Innovation Awards 2018

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TECH

Apple Refresh MacBook Lineup With Latest Intel CPUs And More

April 19, 2022

In probably one of the quietest product announcements ever, Apple launched its 2018 MacBook Pros complete with upgrades that deliver faster performance compared to last year’s Pros. Only the 13- and 15-inch MacBook Pros with Touch Bar got updated with the newer processors, True Tone displays, and a “quieter” keyboard design. There are no upgrades … Continue reading Apple Refresh MacBook Lineup With Latest Intel CPUs And More

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