Category Archives: Technology

Etisalat Introduces Exciting Blackberry Bundle Offer.

Posted ago by Patience

  Nigeria’s fast growing telecommunications company, Etisalat, is introducing a new Blackberry bundle offer. The offer rewards Etisalat subscribers with free one month Blackberry complete subscription, N1,500 worth of premium BlackBerry accessories and calls to all networks in Nigeria at …

The New Cashless Policy.

Posted ago by Cynthia Sean

Ever since the Central Bank of Nigeria announced its plan to reduce the amount of physical cash in circulation through its cashless policy, banks and the apex bank have engaged in a lot of publicity to make the public accept …

Twitter is harder to resist than cigarettes and alcohol, study finds

Posted ago by Segun Adeyemi

Tweeting or checking emails may be harder to resist than cigarettes and alcohol, according to researchers who tried to measure how well people could resist their desires. They even claim that while sleep and sex may be stronger urges, people …

Nigeria Plans Fixed Phone Licenses in 2013 to Spur Broadband

Posted ago by Segun Adeyemi

Nigeria, Africa’s most populous country, plans to give additional fixed-line telephone licenses next year to spur the expansion of broadband Internet infrastructure, the telecommunications regulator said.

Research: Nigeria Among 5 Most Active Countries on Twitter

Posted ago by Segun Adeyemi

With 1,646,212, volumes of geo-located Tweets in the last three months of 2011, Nigeria is one of the five most active countries on online interactions in Africa; a research study has revealed.

Facebook users average 3.74 degrees of separation

Posted ago by PeculiarMag

There are on average 3.74 degrees of separation between any one Facebook user and another, a study suggests. The number of degrees represents the number of people in a friendship chain, excluding the people at either end. Or, as the …

Are you REALLY logged in to Facebook?

Posted ago by Cynthia Sean

Beware! You are about to be compromised, FOC (Free of charge)! Ok, I recently added a friend of mine on Facebook and saw a funny link on her wall. This link opens on another tab where I am asked to …

Brain Fingerprinting… in Nigeria?

Posted ago by webmaster

Brain Fingerprinting is a controversial forensic science technique that uses Electroencephalography (EEG) to determine whether specific information is stored in a subject’s brain.

Scam Alert!

Posted ago by webmaster

I just made a post on “Internet Scam” and the next thing I get is a classic SPAM. Read below: Greetings My name is Miss mercy I Saw Your contact information at the site today and after giong through it …

Low-tech Internet scams

Posted ago by webmaster

For decades, Internet scams have been as numerous as they’ve been easy to spot — but fraudsters’ tools and tricks are now becoming more sophisticated. Those poorly written spam e-mails often seem more annoying than threatening, but they can wreak …