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WhatsApp Message Forwarding Limited to Only 5 Users

April 19, 2022

With about 1.5 billion users and 65 billion messages exchanged per day, Facebook-owned WhatsApp has been the choice mode of communication for most mobile phone users. However, one lingering issue the app has faced over the years is the spread of fake news and false information by users. And because of its large user base, … Continue reading WhatsApp Message Forwarding Limited to Only 5 Users

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App Of The Week: MAX.NG Okada

April 19, 2022

Lagos is one hectic city; it is crowded but you eventually have to visit it one way or another!  So it is safe to say Lagos is the bustling city of Nigeria. For every anomaly that exists in the city, something equally good always comes out of it. One of such anomalies, which every Lagosian … Continue reading App Of The Week: MAX.NG Okada

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How Nigerian Residents Adopt Smart Card Technology

April 19, 2022

Smart cards have, over the years, gained popularity in several countries of the world. It is very likely you have used this card one way or the other while carrying out transactions or engaging in some other activity. The benefits are endless; it also has few limitations that has reduced its usage in some locations. … Continue reading How Nigerian Residents Adopt Smart Card Technology

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Events

Africa Tech Summit Kigali 2019

April 19, 2022

Website: https://www.africatechsummit.com/kigali/  Event Dates: 13th – 15th February 2019 Venue: Kigali Convention Centre Event Description Africa Tech Summit Kigali 2019 will once again provide unrivalled insight, networking and business opportunities for African and international tech leaders and investors who want to drive growth in Africa. The three-day African tech event will explore the latest trends … Continue reading Africa Tech Summit Kigali 2019

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Telecommunication

What You Should Know About eSim Technology

April 19, 2022

What is eSIM? For network carriers to provide access to their network, they need to identify and authenticate users. They are able to carry out that authentication using information contained in “subscriber identity modules” otherwise known as SIM. The eSIM, as the name implies, is an electronic/embedded SIM. It is a smarter technology developed by … Continue reading What You Should Know About eSim Technology

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Tip of the Day: Save Mobile Data on Your PC with TripMode

April 19, 2022

Tethering mobile data from your phone to your computer can be a nightmare because of the huge data that might be consumed in the process. Even though on some platforms like Windows, you can mark a network as a metered connection in order to restrict data usage, this might not entirely prevent apps from accessing … Continue reading Tip of the Day: Save Mobile Data on Your PC with TripMode

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Did you Know? I-Invest is the First Treasury Bills Investment App in Nigeria?

April 19, 2022

The I-Invest Mobile App is a platform where you can invest in treasury bills and other fixed income products, monitor the growth of your investment real-time, and liquidate your investments at any time into your cash wallet. The app was developed by Parthian Partners, a pan African inter-brokerage services firm in partnership with Sterling Bank … Continue reading Did you Know? I-Invest is the First Treasury Bills Investment App in Nigeria?

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Top 5 Apps to Kickstart Your New Year

April 19, 2022

It is the start of a new year and it’s normal for almost everyone to have resolutions. Resolutions ranging from the decision to keep physically and mentally fit, be more productive with time, network more and improve on people skills, to having financial targets that require more discipline with money. Whatever your targets for this … Continue reading Top 5 Apps to Kickstart Your New Year

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GitHub Now Offers Unlimited Free Private Repositories

April 19, 2022

GitHub – the developer’s company, home to over 85 million code repositories used by some 28 million developers worldwide, has announced two new features for its code hosting platform: Unlimited free private repositories and changes to its Enterprise offering. Microsoft acquired the company late last year for $7.5 billion. Ever since the merger was concluded, … Continue reading GitHub Now Offers Unlimited Free Private Repositories

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Register for the Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa 2019

April 19, 2022

If you are a top seed stage startup or building the next big thing in the African space, the Google Launchpad Accelerator programme is for you. The LaunchPad Accelerator is a regional mentoring programme that enables seed-stage startups to thrive globally through mentorship, training and partnerships offered by Google. Launchpad Accelerator Africa was announced at Google … Continue reading Register for the Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa 2019

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Year In Review

Year In Review: Nigeria In 2018 On Connect Nigeria

April 19, 2022

People   Joe Blankson put the lives of 25 boat passengers before his own in a rescue mission that cost him his life on Thursday June 28, 2018. https://connectnigeria.com/articles/2018/08/everyday-heroes-blankson-dies-after-rescuing-13-drowning-boat-passengers/   Nigerian kids dance group, Ikorodu Dream Catchers, got a surprise Easter visit from super model, Naomi Campbell. https://connectnigeria.com/articles/2018/04/ikorodu-dream-catchers-get-easter-visit-naomi-campbell/   A year long protest against the inhumane … Continue reading Year In Review: Nigeria In 2018 On Connect Nigeria

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5 Tech Gifts for Christmas 2018

April 19, 2022

It’s Christmas season again, a time when we share memorable moments and exchange gifts. If you are getting gifts for your family and loved ones this season, you really should consider a tech gadget. Good news is you don’t have to spend a fortune on a cool tech gift. Check out some useful and affordable … Continue reading 5 Tech Gifts for Christmas 2018

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App Of The Week: MTN D2R

April 19, 2022

Since MTN made its way into Nigeria, it has introduced different means of buying and selling airtime. The era of e-transact is gradually taking over that of the recharge card and it keeps evolving. One of the most recently launched virtual recharge options is MTN Direct To Retail (D2R) app. The app which was launched … Continue reading App Of The Week: MTN D2R

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Website Review

Websites We Love: Tech Cabal

April 19, 2022

When Bankole Oluwafemi was called to bar in Enugu State, he never knew he was going to become a leading force in the Nigerian tech world and create Tech Cabal, a revolutionary publication for all things tech. What started as a hobby has become one of the highest ranked blogs in Nigeria. The Beginning When … Continue reading Websites We Love: Tech Cabal

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Tip of the Day: Save Videos on Twitter with this Smart Bot

April 19, 2022

Very often, we come across videos/GIFs on Twitter that we would love to download onto our devices so that we can watch them later or share with close pals, but because Twitter does not have the download feature, we are unable to do that. Luckily, the @this_vid bot makes downloading videos/GIFs mentioned in tweets very … Continue reading Tip of the Day: Save Videos on Twitter with this Smart Bot

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