Things to Know Before Buying a Computer

Do you need a Laptop?

Why do so many people buy laptops when they don’t actually need it?

The problem is that buying involves emotion. Laptops are not cheap and they are an important part of the lives of many people. Electronic gadgets were sold to people who did not need them because those people went into the store fascinated with the idea of new, portable and charming laptops.

Benefits of using Smarthire.ng

smarthire400x400www.smarthire.ng is an online Technology solution that enhances the job market in the way organisations outsource for Projects. It is a smarter way to hire teams, with a pool of selected freelancers to showcase their skills.

Services:

  • For faster hiring: Find, interview and select freelancers who are ready to work right away.

“Apple Store” is now “Apple”

images (9)Apple appears to be making a slight branding change to its retail business, dropping the “Store” moniker when referring to its Apple Store locations. Apple has already made the change online, and all of its store pages now refer to stores by names like “Apple Union Square” or “Apple Valley Fair” or “Apple The Grove,” instead of “Apple Store, Valley Fair” or “Apple Store, The Grove.”

Vacancy Sales Support Analyst – Cloud Services

images (5)Job Vacancy at eRecruiter Nigeria Limited  a leading provider of innovative telecom services and network solutions for businesses in West Africa.
They have developed a reputation for highly reliable services to become the preferred provider of wholesale Internet services to major telecom operators, ISPs, government agencies, large enterprises, and educational institutions in West Africa

How Cloud Computing Works

images (3)In cloud computing, the word cloud (also phrased as “the cloud”) is used as a metaphor for “the Internet,” so the phrase cloud computing means “a type of Internet-based computing,” where different services — such as servers, storage and applications —are delivered to an organization’s computers and devices through the Internet.

TECHNOLOGY OPERATIONS CENTRE OPENS FOR RIO 2016

download (7)The IOC, worldwide top partner Atos and the organizing committee for the Olympic games Rio 2016 have officially opened the technology operations centre for the 2016 games.  The official opening came during the 12th project review of the Olympic games Rio de Janeiro 2016 by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and is an important milestone in the preparations for the Olympic games.

VISA CARD USAGE AT OLYMPIC Rio 2016.

11gNSNWzPayment company Visa, in partnership with Brazilian bank Bradesco, has launched an innovative bracelet that visitors to Rio 2016 can use like a contactless payment card to pay for goods and services.

The bracelet uses Near Field Communications (NFC) technology to enable transactions. All 4,000 point-of-sale terminals at Olympic venues will be equipped to work with NFC.

Information Technology in Healthcare.

images (2)Healthcare information technology can comprise of Healthcare Informatics and Healthcare Information Management.

They are different in that Healthcare Informatics is a field where knowledge is applied through technology whereas Healthcare Information Management primarily focuses on health records and data by capturing, assimilating and managing patient and hospital data to provide quality health care.

Enter for the Etisalat Photography Competition 2016

download (6)Deadline: September 11, 2016

Launched in 2010, LagosPhoto is the first and only international arts festival of photography in Nigeria. In a month long festival, events include exhibitions, workshops, artist presentations, discussions and large scale outdoor prints displayed throughout the city with the aim of reclaiming public spaces and engaging the general public with multifaceted stories of Africa

Appsafrica.com Innovation Awards 2016


download (5)The deadline for entries is September 10th, 2016

The Appsafrica.com Innovation Awards celebrate the enormous growth in mobile, technology and entrepreneurship in Africa. The awards strive to recognise the positive impact technology is having and to encourage future innovation in Africa. The Appsafrica.com Innovation Awards celebrate the best in mobile and tech from across Africa, and entries are now open to find the best innovations across the continent for 2016.

How 3D Phones Work

download (4)3D phones availability are limited to a few countries, it won’t be long that we see 3d phone model in almost every hand. A 3D phone is a mobile phone that conveys depth perception to the viewer by employing stereoscopy or any other form of 3D depth techniques. Most 3D phones have an auto stereoscopic parallax barrier display (glasses-free 3D display) and some also have a 3D camera and a 3D output via HDMI.

60 Summer Research Scholarships at University of Adelaide in Australia, 2016-2017

download (2)Application Deadline: The application deadline is 7 October 2016.

Up to 60 Summer Research Scholarships are available at the University of Adelaide each year. These scholarships are open to continuing undergraduate students who wish to undertake a six-week research project at the University of Adelaide over the 2016/2017 summer vacation.