Tag: Google

YNaijaOctober 2, 2023

YTech | These Are The Tech News You May Have Missed

These are the tech-related news that you have missed over the previous week. Nigerians rank 2nd highest listeners of Spotify ...

Ayomitide AdeyinkaSeptember 27, 2023

YTech | Here are The Tech Updates You Should know this week

It’s another Tech Tuesday with Ynaija and we bring you the latest tech updates within the last week. Meta Introduces ...

Ayomitide AdeyinkaSeptember 18, 2023

Insider’s Guide: Here are 10 Best Resorts in Lagos According to Google Reviews | Ranked

Lagos, the centre of excellence in Nigeria, is a thriving city  known for its busy streets, diverse culture, magnificent edifices ...

YNaijaJuly 29, 2023

Nigeria Will Give Full Support to Investors – Shettima Pledges at Russia-Africa Summit; Nnamdi Kanu Calls Off Weekly Sit-At-Home in South-East | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss Nigeria ...

YNaijaJuly 26, 2023

Google Partners with Verve to Facilitate Payments on Play Store for Nigerians

In a move aimed at promoting ease of digital transactions, Google has joined forces with Verve to offer Nigerians a ...

YNaijaMay 11, 2023

Google Launches AI-Powered ‘Help Me Write’ Feature to Write Emails for Users

Google has unleashed its latest weapon in the quest for email domination: an AI-powered feature called ‘Help Me Write’ for ...

YNaijaNovember 4, 2022

Google Doodle celebrates jollof rice

Google’s homepage featured a doodle commemorating jollof rice on Friday. According to Google, the festival of jollof rice, a West ...

YNaijaSeptember 15, 2022

Google’s List of Most Popular Level-up Housemates #BBNaijaS7

Now in its seventh season, Big Brother Naija’s reality show BBNaija: Level Up, which premiered on July 23 and 24, ...

Joshua OnonoseAugust 5, 2022

New record set as Goodness wins gold for Nigeria at Commonwealth Games; 3 new cases of monkeypox reported in Abia state | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

New record set as Goodness wins gold for Nigeria at Commonwealth Games Atiku and Wike in closed-door meeting, promise to ...

Culture Intelligence from REDNovember 5, 2021

Fake reviews are eroding customer trust to everyone’s detriment | There are no quick fixes

Perhaps one of the better things the pandemic year left us with is a strengthened e-commerce industry after the global ...

Ado AminuOctober 6, 2021

WHO backs rollout of world’s first malaria vaccine for children in Africa | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you may have missed out on: WHO backs rollout of world’s ...

Ado AminuMay 21, 2021

How we could all use our privilege better with Twitter’s +Alt Text feature

When the conversation on accessibility comes up – in corporate boardrooms or policy roundtables or in our TV and Radio ...

SponsorApril 1, 2021

Google launches second Google News Initiative in Africa, the Middle East, and Turkey

Open call for projects that increase reader engagement and explore new business models Google today announced the second Google News ...

SponsorMay 31, 2019

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, takes “Keeps Getting Better” Campaign to Computer Village

It was a fun and interesting time last week when HMD Global took its “Keeps Getting Better” Nokia Android smartphone ...

SponsorApril 26, 2019

#DRIF19: Delegates call for renewed action to protect Africa’s Digital Space

Delegates at the Digital Rights and Inclusion Forum have expressed concern at the spate of violation of human rights online ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqApril 12, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 12th of April

Follow the link to read story on YNaija:     The Late 5: Buhari heads to Chad for regional meeting; ...

Bernard DayoDecember 14, 2018

‘Deadpool 2,’ ‘King of Boys’ amongst most searched movies on Google in Nigeria for 2018

Popular search engine Google has recently released its annual Year in Search for 2018, a compilation that highlights the trends ...

SponsorAugust 1, 2018

AIMS launches African Master’s in Machine Intelligence

On Tuesday, the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) announced the launch of a one-year intensive African Master’s in Machine ...

SponsorJuly 26, 2018

Google launches ‘Google Station’ to provide free high speed Wifi to millions of Nigerians

Google today, July 26, hosted its second Google for Nigeria event where it made a number of big announcements aimed ...

ToluDecember 16, 2017

3 things you didn’t know about beauty blenders: Google’s most-searched beauty phrase in 2017

As is the custom, Google has released its most searched terms of the year 2017 and you’ll be surprised to ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 6, 2017

Nigeria needs to leverage on technology – Lai Mohammed

Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed on Friday at the launch of the Economic Value of Geospatial ...

RoqeebahOctober 17, 2017

Freetel ICE 2 Review: Google’s new N13,000 Smartphone made for Nigerians

Google’s CEO Sundar Pichai and other executives of the company visitLagos for the Google for Nigeria event in July. At ...

Samuel OkikeOctober 4, 2017

5 amazing facts you should know about Google’s foray into the smartphone business

Google started out as a search engine. Some persons may still see the company in that light, but Google has ...

Samuel OkikeOctober 3, 2017

Google to remove this feature affecting publishers

Google is relaxing its ‘first click free’ rule which requires news organisations using the subscription model to provide three news ...

Samuel OkikeSeptember 27, 2017

Google turns 19 today: Here’s how the search giant started and how far it has come

If you’ve been on Google search today, you most definitely would have seen the birthday spinner doodle/game featured on the ...

Samuel OkikeSeptember 27, 2017

9 super fun games from doodles past to celebrate Google’s 19th birthday

To celebrate its 19th birthday today, Google released a new Doodle. However, this is no ordinary doodle. Think about the ...

ToluAugust 28, 2017

Google celebrates James Wong Howe, the great cinematographer who shaped Hollywood

by Wareez Odunayo   Today, Google celebrates one of the most respected early-era cinematographers, James Wong Howe who pioneered the ...

ToluAugust 24, 2017

As we celebrate Hashtags at 10, here are some of the most popular ones on the internet

by Wareez Odunayo   Before Twitter came along, the # key was nothing more than the hash sign or the ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 19, 2017

Opinion: Google for Nigeria – Another wake up call to sleeping youth

by Alabi Anjolaolorun What is this thing about Silicon Valley big boys and surprises? So much that the recent visits ...

RoqeebahAugust 12, 2017

YouTube has just launched its ‘share’ feature but will you be using it?

On Thursday evening, YouTube rolled out its new sharing feature in its mobile app for Nigerian users. The launch started ...

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