35 highly recommended (free-version-sufficient) productivity, personal development, document management, and financial management tools for individuals and small business owners

Innately humans just want to chill and get all the good stuff of life served them a la carte, but our host planet is just too limited, too uncertain, and too cruel to allow for any such indulgence. So, it’s either you are surviving the harsh realities of stiff competition …

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Artificial Intelligence: A cinematic journey into the future

In recent times, Artificial Intelligence (AI) has captured the world’s attention, igniting discussions about the potential implications of a machine-dominated universe. Concerns over job displacement, privacy intrusion, and the ethical boundaries of AI have prompted global lawmakers, including the US Congress, to seek ways of regulating this limitless technology. However, …

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‘A major evolution’ WhatsApp unveils Communities, a new feature including 32-person video call

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Meta Founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday, November 3, 2022, made this announcement, saying it a “major evolution for WhatsApp”. He said the new feature offers more extensive and more structured discussion groups on the messaging platform. According to him, Communities will provide users with the ability to organize …

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‘Good news for Extended Reality creators’ Meta hosts XR Exhibition to showcase winners of the future Africa Grant

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Meta unveiled an exclusive XR exhibition featuring the six finalists from the ‘Future Africa: Telling Stories, Building Worlds’ programme, focused on supporting the next generation of Extended Reality (XR) creators in Africa. Developed in partnership with Africa No Filter, Electric South and Imisi 3D this forms part of Meta’s XR Programs …

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‘We’re honoured’ inq. Digital wins double at Tech Innovation Awards 2022 (Photos)

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inq. Digital Nigeria Limited, the leading-Edge solutions provider, with innovative business-relevant services in Edge AI and IoT, SDN/SFV for Edge Cloud, Secure Access Services Edge and Elastic Edge in Nigeria, has carted home two awards “Enterprise Solutions Provider of the Year” and “Digital Services Provider of the year“ at the …

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‘i-hatch program’ NITDA gives $45,000 grant to eight startups


In line with implementing digital innovation and entrepreneurship, the National Information Technology Development Agency has trained eight Nigerian startups to create business ideas that will provide technological solutions to problems facing the country. The startups were trained in an i-hatch startup incubation programme in collaboration with Japan International Cooperation Agency. …

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‘Earn 5% commission’ Interswitch unveils API platform for developers, introduces referral incentive

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Interswitch, Africa’s leading integrated payments and digital commerce company, has unveiled its easy-to-integrate Application Programmable Interfaces (API) Platform for developers creating digital products and solutions for Africans. The unveiling event was held on Thursday, August 11, 2022, at the Zone Tech Park, Gbagada, Lagos, where developers were intimated with the …

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