Friday, 28 July 2017

Do You Want to See What Youtube Looked Like Ten Years Ago?

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Have you ever wished you could go back in time and see how some of your favourite websites use to look? There's a site that allows you to do just that called http://tenyearsago.io.

Thursday, 27 July 2017

Google Teams Up With MTN Nigeria For Something Special, Adds Lagos To Street View

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Earlier today, Google's CEO, Sundar Pichai revealed during the Google for Nigeria event, that Google has teamed up with MTN to create a new smartphone. The phone which is slated to be released in September will reportedly retail for ₦13,000.

In related news, it was also announced today that Google has launched the highly anticipated street view of Lagos, Nigeria via Google Earth. This means avid Google Earth users can get a 360 view of almost any building, road or restaurant on the streets of Lagos.

Uber Opens Support Center In Lagos, Nigeria

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In a bid to put their best foot forward, Uber recently opened up a support center in Lagos, Nigeria.

The support center, known as the Uber Greenlight Hub is where Uber drivers and those alike can go to raise concerns.

Friday, 21 July 2017

Kylie Jenner Teams Up With Apple, Beats By Dre and Balmain For New Product


Kylie Jenner is a major trendsetter, which is why it comes as no surprise that she recently teamed up with Apple, Beats by Dre and Balmain to release a new product.

Tuesday, 18 July 2017

Etisalat Changes Name To 9Mobile

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Last week, news broke that Etisalat was a wrap due to some financial issues. However, things have taken an interesting turn since. In official tweet from the company's official Twitter page, the company states,

Yay! Nokia 5 Is Coming To Nigeria

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Earlier this year, Nokia unveiled their first official smartphone under Android - The Nokia 5.

The phone which is slated to be released soon will be kicked off with an official launch in Lagos on the 25th Of July 2017.

Monday, 17 July 2017

Happy World Emoji Day: Find Out Facebook's Most Used Emojis

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According to a recent and viral post on Facebook by Facebook, the chart below highlights the most used Emojis in the history of Emojis.

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The post further goes on to explain that over 60 million emojis are used per day. Facebook messenger also accounts for 5 billion emoji's which are used on the messaging platform everyday day. Pretty amazing uh? My favourite emoji is not even on the list -- 😹  isn't this Emoji soo cute?

What are some of your favourite Emojis and why?

Friday, 14 July 2017

Whatsapp Just Became a Whole Lot Cooler

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Whatsapp is expanding....

After weeks of hearsay, Whatsapp officially announced on Thursday that they had finally upgraded their file sharing file feature platform to enable users to send any file of their choice.

Wednesday, 12 July 2017

Facebook Messenger Ads: Who Needs Them?

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As if random pop-ups and ads on our computer screens aren't already annoying enough, Facebook are reportedly planning to implement ads into their Messenger platform.

For more on the story, check out Tech Crunch.

Meanwhile, in other tech news...




Friday, 7 July 2017

Etisalat Introduces New Unlimited Data Plan Package

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Using the internet at times in Nigeria can be a struggle....

Which is why just months after Etisalat discontinued their unlimited data plans, they have a now introduced some new timely based unlimited data bundle packages called BlazeOn.

Google Have Released Their Own Virtual Fidget Spinner Application

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Okay, guys, so by now I'm sure we are all pretty familiar with a popular toy called, Fidget Spinner, but did you know there's a virtual application version of the toy too?