India launches Aakash tablet computer priced at NGN 6,000 ($35)

India has launched what it says is the world’s cheapest touch-screen tablet computer, priced at just NGN 6,000 ($35). Costing a fraction of Apple’s iPad, the subsidised Aakash is aimed at students. It supports web browsing and video conferencing, has a three-hour battery life and two USB ports, but questions remain over how it will… Read more India launches Aakash tablet computer priced at NGN 6,000 ($35)

The Return of WWW

The use of “www” in website addressing will make a comeback with new top level domain names. Type in any correctly configured domain name and you don’t need to include www. Technically www is merely a subdomain, that is why you usually see ads that just promote something like DNW.com instead of www.DNW.com. People know… Read more The Return of WWW

Nigeria Ranked Second In The World For Software Piracy

THERE seems to be no end yet in the war against software piracy in Nigeria, as the country has been ranked second highest in a recent 32-country study of Personal Computer (PC) pirated software users. The latest study conducted by a global firm, Ipsos Public Affairs department of Business Software Alliance (BSA), on users’ acts… Read more Nigeria Ranked Second In The World For Software Piracy