Why GIGM can effectively take on Uber and Taxify in Nigeria

At the 2018 edition of Techpoint Inspired, Chairman of the GIG Group, Chidi Ajaere hinted at GIGM — the group’s subsidiary transportation company — coming into the ridesharing market. When asked if GIGM was considering intra-city transportation services, Chidi answered in the affirmative. As a largely technology-driven company, this effort will most likely be backed… Read more Why GIGM can effectively take on Uber and Taxify in Nigeria

Do telephone masts in Nigeria pose any health risks?

During a consumer outreach programme on Thursday in Bauchi, Mr. Phillip Eretan, a Deputy Director at the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), declared that radiation from telecommunication masts does not have any harmful effect on human health. According to a report by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), Phillips said the World Health Organisation (WHO) has confirmed… Read more Do telephone masts in Nigeria pose any health risks?

Cryptocurrencies are having a hard time around the world

The Global Linkup is a summary roundup of important tech news curated from around the world. On this week’s edition of the global news round up, the Cambridge Analytica and Facebook data breach saga continues while cryptocurrencies are having bouts with different countries of the world. Read on. On Cambridge Analytica and Facebook On Sunday,… Read more Cryptocurrencies are having a hard time around the world

Infinix S3 Review; Beyond good but deeply flawed

Even though physically similar in some areas, the Infinix S3 is ahead of its predecessor(s) in the ‘HOT S’ series. There’s a bigger battery, better cameras, new features, sleeker body and generally thoughtful design. But we’ve established that nothing can be perfect and like you already guessed, this phone isn’t. After nearly 3 weeks of… Read more Infinix S3 Review; Beyond good but deeply flawed

Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro: Unboxing and First Impressions

In July 2017, Samsung released the Pro version of its Galaxy J7. The Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro is a full-bodied aluminum smartphone. Here is a pictorial review and first  impressions of the 3GB/32GB variety. Specifications Android  7.0 Nougat 5.5 ”  AMOLED capacitive touchscreen 1.6 GHz Octa Core Processor 3GB RAM 32GB internal expandable memory Dual… Read more Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro: Unboxing and First Impressions

Swift Networks launches free internet service with ‘Red Cheetah’

Intent Link: https://twitter.com/intent/tweet?text=Swift+Networks+launches+free+internet+service+with+%27Red+Cheetah%27&url=https://techpoint.ng/2018/03/20/swifts-network-launches-red-cheetah/&counturl=https://techpoint.ng/2018/03/20/swifts-network-launches-red-cheetah/&related=Techpointdotng&via=Techpointdotng Nigerian broadband service provider Swift Networks has launched Red Cheetah, a… Read full story here

7 things you must know before buying the Nokia 2

Intent Link: https://twitter.com/intent/tweet?text=7+things+you+must+know+before+buying+the+Nokia+2&url=https://techpoint.ng/2018/03/14/nokia-2-review/&counturl=https://techpoint.ng/2018/03/14/nokia-2-review/&related=Techpointdotng&via=Techpointdotng Nine days after I first laid hands on it in an unboxing, I still think the Nokia 2 is an amazing budget smartphone. Suggested read; Nokia 2;… Read full story here

Nokia 2; Unboxing and First Impressions

Intent Link: https://twitter.com/intent/tweet?text=Nokia+2%3B+Unboxing+and+First+Impressions&url=https://techpoint.ng/2018/03/05/nokia-2-unboxing-and-first-impressions/&counturl=https://techpoint.ng/2018/03/05/nokia-2-unboxing-and-first-impressions/&related=Techpointdotng&via=Techpointdotng In October 2017 HMD Global launched the budget Nokia 2 into US and India markets. Four months later… Read full story here