Tag: microsoft

Op-Ed EditorMay 26, 2020

Playstation 5: Will video gaming become the ‘new normal’ for sports lovers?

by Onakoya Toluwanimi Social media went into a frenzy when Sony released a demo video, earlier this week, displaying sneak peeks ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqOctober 16, 2019

Adebola Williams announced as Special Guest Faculty at the fourth season of the Lagos Public Relations Summit

Adebola Williams, co-founder of RED| For Africa will be a special guest faculty at the fourth season of the Lagos ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqApril 17, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 17th of April

Follow the links to read the stories on YNaija:   The Big 5: Atiku to call Microsoft, IBM experts as ...

SponsorSeptember 28, 2018

Access Bank and Microsoft partner to improve banking security in Africa

  Access Bank, Nigeria’s leading commercial bank, has partnered with global technology giant, Microsoft to improve security and banking experience ...

SponsorSeptember 26, 2018

Herbert Wigwe to meet Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella to discuss technology in banking 

Herbert Wigwe, the Group Managing Director, Access Bank Plc. will meet with Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella this Thursday, September 27, ...

SponsorFebruary 10, 2018

Microsoft and The Future Project reward young entrepreneurs at the Accelerate Labs Demo Day in Lagos

Microsoft Nigeria, in partnership with The Future Project, rewarded budding Nigerian entrepreneurs at the Demo Day held in Lagos on ...

Adegbite AdedotunSeptember 12, 2017

Companies, educational institutions move to defend DACA recipients

In defense of employees and students caught in the DACA program rescinding, leading corporations and colleges and universities are mobilizing ...

EditorSeptember 6, 2017

The Future Project and Microsoft Nigeria launch Accelerate LABS to support Nigerian startups

The Future Project, in partnership with Microsoft Nigeria, has officially announced the launch of Accelerate LABS, an initiative to bolster ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 27, 2017

Jeff Bezos’ reign as world’s richest man only lasted hours

It was earlier reported that Amazon founder, Jeff Bezos was the world’s richest man, displacing Microsoft’s Bill Gates, but the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 27, 2017

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is now the richest man in the world

Amazon founder and owner of Washington Post, Jeff Bezos becomes the richest man in the world.  He now overtakes Bill ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 25, 2017

Microsoft Paint ‘enthusiasts’ have afterall saved it from extinction

Full-time lovers of Microsoft Paint have stormed the internet and saved probably one of the greatest Windows program ever, as Microsoft ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 24, 2017

Microsoft to kill Paint in new update, after 32 years

Microsoft’s next Windows 10 update, called the Autumn (or Fall in the US) Creators Update, will bring a variety of new ...

Op-ed EditorJuly 11, 2017

Opinion: Microsoft, stop the Word discrimination

by Idowu Joshua Words, like human beings, hate to be discriminated against. This is because they, like human beings also, ...

RoqeebahMay 19, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 19th of May

Follow these links to read our cover stories and analysis on YNaija this morning: How Ifeanyi Ubah stole N11bn PMS, ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 18, 2017

Microsoft to launch datacentre in Africa to boost economy

by Omoleye Omoruyi Software giant, Microsoft, has announced plans to establish datacenter in Johannesburg and Cape Town, South Africa. This announcement continues ...

RoqeebahMay 16, 2017

How a 22-year-old saved the world from the worst cyber attack ever

by Soma Oj. While it’s cool that we are swooning over Emmanuel Macron, the 39-year-old who has just become the ...

ToluNovember 3, 2016

Code2Earn training continues in Uyo, Abeokuta, and Port Harcourt

As part of our goal to get one million fingers coding by 2017, Aiki Nigeria continues its training on coding ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 27, 2016

The YNaija Tracklist: $2.2b arms cash: Military rejects Jonathan’s claim | Nigeria to begin production of vaccines | Police arrest eight suspected kidnappers in Lagos

From the papers this morning – a Tracklist. How House on The Rock Abuja Pastor, Goodheart Ekwueme resigned on the ...

Isime EseneOctober 26, 2016

The Media Blog: People of God, please which one is Bing TV?

So we we minding our business when we saw this in the press release for Innoson Group’s latest investment – ...

Isime EseneSeptember 22, 2016

Lagos NIPR to deepen communicators’ skill-set with Digital PR Summit

Lagos State Chapter, the flagship branch of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR) has unveiled plans to deepen the ...

YWriterMay 26, 2016

After ‘tricking’ users into upgrade, Microsoft has now repented

by Chi Ibe Over the past few days, the world has been mad at Microsoft for forcing people to upgrade ...

OluwapelumiNovember 24, 2015

First impressions: Microsoft surface Pro 4 (VIDEO)

The Microsoft Surface Pro 4 runs Windows 10 and turns from a tablet into a full powered laptop while running all of ...

MuyiwaJanuary 14, 2015

How low can they go? Microsoft just unveiled a 15k Lumia smartphone

by Muyiwa Matuluko Remember the Nokia 215? That ultra low-cost pseudo-smartphone Microsoft announced last week? It could browse the internet, connect ...

MuyiwaJanuary 5, 2015

This is the new Nokia 215 || It can browse the internet, and will cost less than N6,000

by Muyiwa Matuluko In a move that indicates continued preference of “Nokia” brand name for its featurephone line, despite having rebranded ...

MuyiwaDecember 30, 2014

Microsoft might be working on an Internet Explorer replacement

by Muyiwa Matuluko Microsoft’s Internet Explorer must hold the record for the world’s most popular, yet equally most hated browser. ...

Isime EseneDecember 8, 2014

For the records: Chude Jideonwo’s speech at The Future Africa Awards 2014

by Chude Jideonwo In March next year, I will finally turn 30. I can’t wait for that day to come. ...

Isime EseneNovember 29, 2014

Join others for the Microsoft Mobility Summit Exhibition in Lagos [DETAILS]

by Akan Ido   The Microsoft Mobility Summit, an event to introduce tech savvy individuals to the Microsoft mobile-first and ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 25, 2014

Expect “Windows 9” next week

by Emma Chidiogo Microsoft is expected to announce its next flagship Operating System, Windows 9, next week at the September ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 13, 2014

Have a sneak-peek of Microsoft’s Windows 9 [WATCH]

by Emma Chidiogo A few days ago, we brought you a report on the possible new features of Microsoft’s next ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 13, 2014

Microsoft future plans: Say goodbye to Nokia, Windows Phone brand names

by Emma Chidiogo Several reports have suggested that the next version of Windows smartphone will kill off the name “Windows ...

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