Author: Staff Writer

Crowdfunding platform GrowMyHustle launches to help creatives fund their dream projects

Kenya’s GrowMyHustle.com is a new online crowdfunding platform that aims to help youths in the creative arts industry to raise money for their dream projects in return for non-monetary rewards to backers. Like Kickstarter, the site allows users to post their projects online and ask their friends, family and the public to back them with whatever Read More

Saltside Technologies‘s online classifieds site Efritin Nigeria closes shop

After over 10 months of running its operations remotely, Saltside Technologies‘s online classifieds site Efritin is officially shutting down operations in Nigeria for real and for good. ”Efritin has left the building,” the firm announced on its website. ”It’s been a pleasure serving you all over the years, but we have now decided to close Read More

Nigeria’s Legitng.com launches 24 hour free online legal consultation service

Legitng, an online legal content and referral platform committed to opening up access to legal knowledge and services to everyone in Nigeria. The online platform also works as a start-up registration and advisory platform providing onboarding services to new Nigerian businesses and NGOs across several sectors of the Nigerian economy. As part of its goal Read More

MyjobMag Introduces MySalaryScale a Salary Reviews Database for Nigeria

  Job platform  MyJobMag has launched MySalaryScale.com having gathered salary data from over one thousand job positions in about two thousand companies and thirty-four industries cutting across the country. The firm says it gathered the data from firms in thirty-six states of the country to help users get to know the salary of the job Read More

DDoS: what those four letters mean (and everything else you need to know)

Ever notice that acronyms and initialisms don’t often spell out anything good in their full forms? There is no DCBT (designated cupcake break time) or PPH (playing with puppies hour). Instead the world gets a bunch of short-form diseases, industry-specific jargon, snooze-inducing baseball statistics and, oh yeah, cyberattacks that are wreaking havoc on websites, businesses, Read More

HMD launches its 4G LTE Android Nougat-powered Nokia 8 in Kenya & Nigeria

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has announced the availability of Nokia 8 in Kenya at Ksh 59,999. Nokia 8 is available in Tempered Blue and Steel and comes has Qualcomm® Quick ChargeTM 3.0 for quick charging.  The phone has a Snapdragon 835 processor and is secured with biometric fingerprint authentication. The 4G LTE Read More

Bitkoin Africa is a bitcoin exchange based in Nigeria to help you trade in bitcoin

Bitkoin Africa is Person-to-Person bitcoin trading platform allowing users to sell and buy bitcoin from other users. Founded by the Lagos based platform aims to cater to Nigerians in Nigeria who are interested in trading bitcoin. “With Bitcoin Africa , you can now buy and sell as much Bitcoin as you want, at whatever price Read More

3 Online Security Measures Everyone Should Take

The online world is magnificent. Its near-infinite amount of data has created a reality in which everyone has endless resources, nothing is too ambitious, and community is easy to achieve. Of course, once you step back into the offline world, the web can seem like a den of tigers. All of its benefits come with Read More

Smartphone integrated real-time data driving demand for fleet management services-report

A recent study by Transparency Market Research (TMR) on the global IoT fleet management market has found that smartphone integrated real-time data is driving demand for fleet management services worldwide. The study notes that an increasing number of transportation companies are integrating their tracking and monitoring, routing, fuel management and remote diagnostic processes using mobile… Read More

GOtv handpicks top content across its inventory to launch Gotv Max

Set to launch on Sunday, 1 October 2017, GOtv MAX is a new package promising all the La Liga matches on a new sports channel, SS Select 4, selected live games of the Premier League and a wider sports offering which includes WWE, and select live games from the Premier League. GOtv MAX will provide Read More

How to Get the Most of the Top 6 Technological Trends for Small Businesses in 2017

Many small businesses start off with a great idea or product that without the right technological tools soon dies out. In fact, only a fraction of all the latest SMEs managed to grow at a steady pace and even fewer marked significant business growth. Small companies are not immune from problems that the big multinationals Read More

Local commerce platform Koko adding wireless broadband, digital goods & payment of e-gov services

Local commerce platform Koko Networks is adding wireless broadband, digital content distribution and payment of e-government services in its second phase of growth. Speaking to TechMoran, Koko’s Ed Agnew said the firm has installed KOKO point fuel dispensers in nearly a dozen different parts of Nairobi and will continue to expand its presence gradually this Read More

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