Tag: microsoft

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 11, 2014

Are you ready for Windows 9? [LOOK]

by Emma Chidiogo Pictures of Microsoft’s next operating system, Windows 9, leaked on the internet today. It has been rumoured ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 10, 2014

World’s most popular mobile browser now available for Windows Phone users

by Emma Chidiogo The long awaited Opera Mini browser for Windows Phone is now available for download. The release, which ...

SolaJuly 26, 2014

The wait is over: Windows Phone users, BBM is here

by Emmanuel Chidiogo   The wait for Blackberry Messenger on Windows Phone is over, as Blackberry has released its once ...

June 13, 2014

Paradigm Initiative Nigeria (PIN) in partnership with Microsoft provides free training and support to Non-Governmental Organizations

by Oge Okonkwo Over 70 non-governmental organizations gathered at Hotel Ibis, Ikeja, Lagos on Thursday, June 5, 2014 for the ICT training, networking ...

December 15, 2013

The Future Awards Africa 2013: Best 100

by Isi Esene Celebrating 100 of the brightest and best nominees and winners over the past 8 years Profiles of ...

December 15, 2013

FG kicks off The Future Awards Africa Week today… Microsoft to launch Aiki.ng jobs portal

by Isi Esene The Future Awards Africa 2013 will be formally opened by Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan at a special ...

November 19, 2013

Jimi Agbaje, Mai Atafo, Toke Makinwa others step out as Microsoft launches employability programme, Aiki Nigeria (PHOTOS)

by Akintomiwa Agbaje On Friday, 15 November 2013, Microsoft unveiled Aiki Nigeria – an online employability programme at a cocktail ...

November 16, 2013

Aww, this is SO cute: Guess who turned red-carpet paparazzo for Toke Makinwa (LOOK)

by Akan Ido Toke Makinwa was all style and glam yesterday at the Microsoft Aiki event which took place at ...

November 15, 2013

SPOTTED: Toke Makinwa stuns on the Microsoft red carpet (LOOK)

by Oge Okonkwo All eyes were on Vlogger and media personality, Toke Makinwa as she stepped into the Civic Centre, ...

November 13, 2013

Microsoft set to launch employability & jobs program; to announce partners

by Akan Ido Devices and Services giant Microsoft has announced the launch of its employability program to serve young people ...

October 5, 2013

Former World’s Richest Man, Bill Gates ‘under pressure to quit Microsoft’

Three top investors in Microsoft are taking aim at Bill Gates to step down as chairman of the company he ...

September 17, 2013

CLICK: Microsoft to revolutionise media landscape with MSN Nigeria portal

by Oge Okonkwo As part of measures to expand the Microsoft Network (MSN) Portal to deliver locally relevant news that ...

September 3, 2013

It’s official! Microsoft acquires Nokia units for $7.2 billion

Microsoft said it had reached an agreement to acquire the handset and services business of Nokia for about $7.2 billion, ...

August 16, 2013

Tony O. Elumelu hosts African Young Person of the Year honourees today to exclusive Reception and Mentorship Session today

One of Africa’s most influential entrepreneurs, Tony O. Elumelu, CON, will be hosting the 10 honourees for the African Young ...

August 13, 2013

Chude Jideonwo speaks to Channels Sunrise about TFAA 2013 (WATCH)

by SK Johnson Microsoft, will be launching an employment portal for Nigerian youth at the 2013 edition of The Future ...

July 21, 2013

Chuba Ezekwesili: The positive effect of digital piracy and counterfeits (Y! FrontPage)

by Chuba Ezekwesili What’s the lesson? Never take things on face value. Every transaction has unintended consequences: good and bad. In ...

July 14, 2013

Hilarious: SEE 7 of the most AWESOME resignation letters

1. Resignation Cake Here’s a sweet way to write your resignation: on a cake! Chris Holmes had a job as ...

June 14, 2013

Review: Microsoft Office 2013 – What’s new?

by Tolu Agunbiade Microsoft has made changes to the Office Suite with Office 2013 getting major facelifts. Unlike previous upgrades – Office 2003, ...

May 10, 2013

Femi Longe: Talent – The Achilles’ heel of Nigeria’s IT revolution (Y! Policy Hub)

by Femi Longe In a country with high levels of unemployment, jobs far outnumber skilled developers in the sector. The best ...

April 2, 2013

Are you ready? Microsoft Nigeria launch 9jApps contest for developers

by Isi Esene Microsoft Nigeria today formally declared open its 9jApps contest. The challenge is designed to empower local developers ...

March 8, 2013

Play it safe: Microsoft warns software consumers on the dangers of piracy

by Isi Esene Although some computer users may actively seek pirated software in hopes of saving money, the chances of ...

March 5, 2013

Aliko Dangote continues to rule Africa, as Carlos Slim remains world’s richest man

by Isi Esene Mexican businessman, Carlos Slim has retained his position as the richest man in the world again beating ...

February 27, 2013

Innovation for Africa: Microsoft introduces 4Africa Initiative (WATCH)

  by Isi Esene Microsoft 4Afrika Initiative is a new effort through which the company will actively engage in Africa’s ...

November 8, 2012

Microsoft launches Windows 8 in Nigeria at Open Door Event

by Isi Esene Microsoft Nigeria on Tuesday unveiled Windows 8 to its customers and partners at its Open Door event ...

July 20, 2012

$492m: Microsoft reports first public loss in history

by Adeniyi Abdul Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has its first loss in its 26 years as a public firm. The company ...

June 20, 2012

They pay people to do this? Microsoft decodes why 419ers say they are from Nigeria

by Tolu Orekoya The short answer: the scam artists want only the most gullible people to reply their e-mails, because ...

April 28, 2012

Microsoft cautions Nigeria (for the umpteenth time) about the impact of piracy

by Chi Ibe To commemorate this year’s World Intellectual Property Day in Nigeria, Microsoft organized a roundtable to discuss how ...

OluwapelumiOctober 28, 2011

Come one, come all! Microsoft Open Door showcases latest technology solutions

 by Ifreke Inyang Yesterday, Microsoft Nigeria started its 2-day high profile Open Door events in Abuja. The event is a ...

OluwapelumiOctober 21, 2011

Microsoft Open Door: Software company schedules conference for next week

by Willfred Okiche Software giants, Microsoft have announced the 2011 Open Door conference, a platform to learn about the latest ...

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