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  • Bioware on Status of Dragon Age: Inquisition and Why You Should Care

    December 20, 2013 10:44 AM 49

    It seems that Bioware has absolutely no qualms about pushing the visual and graphical fidelity of the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 to the absolute limits, if these screenshots are any indication. Mark Darrah of Bioware has just made a post on the Bioware Blog with an update on Dragon Age: Inquisition revealing what they’ve one so far for the ‘Holiday Build’

  • How to Transform a Nation with Broadband?

    December 19, 2013 1:29 PM 59

    I am compelled to publish the Nigeria’s Minister of Communication Technology, Mrs Omobola Johnson’s keynote address at the inaugural Telecoms Stakeholders’ Summit, which took place in Lagos on 17th of December, 2013 for two reasons. One, she told us stories of how lives have been transformed by the presence of very limited broadband infrastructure in Nigeria

  • Stakeholders Drum Support for National Identification Number, Articles

    December 19, 2013 3:13 AM 77

    Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Anyim Pius Anyim has outlined the importance of the National Identification Number (NIN) to national development and called on Nigerians to support the programme. President Goodluck Jonathan had in October this year, during the launch of the scheme, said the enrolment exercise and issuance of NIN, was critical

  • Install Official Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Update On Verizon Samsung Galaxy S3; VRUCML1 Firmware Includes ‘Sound And Shoot’ Option For Camera

    December 18, 2013 7:24 PM 59

    By Staff Writer | December 19, 2013 04:18 AM EST Finally, Samsung Galaxy S3 users under Verizon can now install official Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update on their smartphones. Verizon was the first major carrier in the US to roll out the official Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update on the latest flagship device from Samsung, namely, the Galaxy S4. However, the situation

  • Microsoft addresses software piracy at anti-counterfeiting roundtable

    December 18, 2013 10:51 AM 60

    Software and Devices company, Microsoft Nigeria has made recommendations on ways to address software piracy at the Anti-Counterfeiting Collaboration of Nigeria (ACC)’s 5th Roundtable. The ACC’s 5th Roundtable in conjunction with the International Trademarks Association (INTA) took place in Lagos, with Microsoft as a sponsor. The ACC is the umbrella

  • ‘Demand on telecoms infrastructure in Nigeria has reached breaking point’ – Minister

    December 18, 2013 10:41 AM 54

    The demand and pressure on the existing telecommunication infrastructure has reached its breaking point, Omobola Johnson, the Minister for Communication Technology has said. Mrs. Johnson said this at the maiden edition of the Telecoms Stakeholders Summit 2013, hosted by the Nigerian Communications Commission, which took place on Tuesday in Lagos State

  • FRSC deploys 2,400 marshals on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway for yuletide

    December 17, 2013 6:08 PM 46

    Posted in wpzoom Y! Daily on December 17, 2013 3:59 pm / no comments The Federal Road Safety Commissions (FRSC) Lagos state command said it has mobilised 2,400 personnel for the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway December yuletide patrol. Mr Chidi Nkwonta told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the step would ensure accident-free period.

  • Spectranet to expand 4G service in more cities

    December 17, 2013 5:25 PM 47

    Nigerian internet service provider (ISP) Spectranet has said it is planning to launch its high speed 4G internet services to more cities across the country in the first quarter of 2014. HumanIPO reported last week Spectranet had released the prices for its LTE services in the capital Abuja, having already deployed in Lagos. Services are expanded to launch

  • Google partners with Airtel Nigeria on free search

    December 17, 2013 10:46 AM 64

    Mobile operator Airtel Nigeria has announced a partnership with global technology giant Google to provide free internet search service for its subscribers. The service, called ‘Free Zone’, will allows customers to access mobile web search and other feature-phone-friendly versions of Gmail and Google+ without getting billed. According to Airtel, the first

  • Service Quality: NCC Gives December 31 Deadline, Articles

    December 15, 2013 3:28 AM 55

    Indications emerged at the weekend that the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is set to come down hard on the country’s telecommunications firms over poor service quality. THISDAY checks revealed that the commission has formally notified the affected firms and has set December 31 as deadline for them to improve on their service. Failure by the telecoms