digital age

OPINION: WHEN YOU DIE YOUR DIGITAL LIFE LIVES ON

by Tony Ogunlowo We live in a world – the digital age- where we virtually do everything online from corresponding to shopping, banking and socialising. We send and receive emails; shop for virtually everything online; socialise through Facebook, Twitter and Instagram etc; watch movies on YouTube and Netflix; check our bank balances; store our music […]

Nokia 3310 is back and selling in the UK

by Rachel Ogbu Nokia 3310 remake is back in the market selling at £50 and it’s available in warm red, dark blue, yellow and grey.  Thin, light and incredibly durable, the Nokia 3310 is a head turning modern twist on one of the best-selling feature phones of all time, a spokesperson for Nokia said. Boasting an incredible […]

Cyberculture: More Than 125,000 Twiiter Accounts Suspended Due To Isis Connection

by Rachel Ogbu Twitter has taken drastic measure to tackle extremism by suspending more than 125,000 accounts it believes has “threatened or promoted terrorist acts” especially to the Islamic State (Isis). The micro-blogging site said it has increased the size of its team that reviews reports including spam-fighting tools to uncover violating accounts for further review. “We condemn the […]

Eileen Ambasa: The cofoundHER Interview

Three years after graduation and with a one year old baby in tow, Eileen Ambasa got interested in Information Technology (IT). Seeing the opportunities it could open up in her career, Eileen decided to learn IT basics. So, she enrolled in ACWICT, a college that teaches IT essentials to young girls in partnership with Samsung, […]

CYBERCULTURE: Safer Internet Day 2015

By Rachel Ogbu On Tuesday, Safer Internet Day 2015 was celebrated (10th February). This year’s celebration being the 12th annual celebration was tagged with the slogan ‘Let’s create a better internet together.’ The UK Safer Internet Centre organised the celebration which saw more than 800 organisations involved in the UK and over a hundred countries participate to help promote the safe, responsible and […]

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Internet users continue to rise in Kenya

Ekpeno John In Kenya,the number of internet users increased by 4.1 percent between July and September last year to stand at 23.2 million up from 22.3 million users in quarter four of the previous financial year. The Quarterly Sector Statistics Report by the Communication Authority of Kenya (CA) for the period July – September 2014 […]

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