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Startzone Hosts Meetup for Designers – tech news SENPAI and Rewrite Interaction Agency have scheduled a Meetup for designers on Friday, 18th of August 2017 by 4pm at the newest  Nigeria’s enterprise innovation hub, Startzone in Gbagada. The event is themed “Business of Design” and is set to address key challenges faced by designers and creative entrepreneurs as well as help new designers learn how

Startzone is offering one week Coworking space for free – tech news Startzone, Nigeria’s newest enterprise innovation and technology hub is offering  a free coworking week from Monday, the 21st of August to Friday, 25th August 2017.  Startzone is interested in supporting businesses and early stage startups in Africa. They  provide a membership-based collaborative work and meeting space for independent entrepreneurs, developers and creatives. The facility  provides

Facebook is expanding its Marketplace – tech news

Deborah Liu, Facebook’s VP for Marketplace,  has announced the roll out of Facebook Marketplace to 17 countries across Europe (Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland), giving more people a single destination on Facebook to discover, buy and sell goods in their local communities.

Google CEO Announces Training For 10 Million Africans

The Chief Executive Officer of Google Inc., Sundar Pichai says his team would be training 10 million Africans in the next five years. He revealed this on Thursday at the #GoogleForNigeria program held in Lagos. READ ALSO: [PHOTOS] Google CEO, Sundar Pichai, Visits Lagos Hello from Lagos! #GoogleforNigeria — Sundar Pichai (@sundarpichai) July 27, 2017 Pichai

So, that video of a governor wielding a machete and saying stuff online…? – tech news

While the earliest publication of the video was January 10 2017, the video, though old could serve as reference material should any legal action be considered. At what looked and sounded like a political rally in January this year, governor of Rivers state in South-southern Nigeria, Nyesom Wike was captured on video addressing the

Apply Now: SeedStars World Competition For Early Stage Startups In Nigeria – tech news SeedStars World, the global seed-stage startup competition for emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes is returning to Nigeria, and calling on early stage startups to apply for Seedstars Lagos, which will be held on the 25th of August.   Eligiblity: To qualify for the Seedstars Lagos event, startups need to:

You guys! Shonda “Shondaland” Rhimes is now Netflix property! – tech news

American television producer, screenwriter, and author Shonda Rhimes has left ABC for Netflix. Netflix announced on Sunday that it had signed a multi-year deal with Miss Rhimes, to produce original series and projects exclusively for the company leaving her 15year long career at ABC where she produced the networks most successful shows; Grey’s Anatomy, How

Google is willing to pay $3billion to Apple so it stays as default search engine on iOS – tech news

Google’s licensing fees make up a large bulk of Apple’s services business. If you think Google and Apple are big time competitors, think again because these two seem to be sharing a partnership worth billion of dollars, as reports have it, Google is paying Apple billions of dollars to be the default search engine on