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.”
Opera has partnered with Google to boost access to – and usage of Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) for mobile subscribers in Nigeria. PWAs start out in web browsers, just like normal websites. When a user continuously uses the site, an install banner is shown, allowing users to add the site to their home screens.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
In May, Microsoft announced it would shed 1,850 jobs from its phone division and also take a restructuring charge of approximately $950 million USD. Now, according to a report in Reuters, Microsoft has found a new round of cuts to make.
Facebook has announced that it has completed the first flight of its UK-developed solar-powered, high-altitude drone aircraft known as Aquila, designed to provide internet connectivity to remote regions.
The Aquila was developed over the past two years by the company’s UK-based aerospace unit and will boost the Internet.org project set up in partnership with other tech firms.
She Leads Africa partnered with the Work in Progress! Alliance (VC4Africa and Oxfam) and Guaranty Trust Bank to create a 3-month accelerator program designed to identify, support and fund the next generation of Nigeria’s brightest female entrepreneurs.
The third suspension in two years lasted for a few hours, affecting millions of users.
But Supreme Court judge Ricardo Lewandowski later lifted the nationwide blockage, saying it was disproportionate.